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Corporate Lawyer - London Borough of Croydon

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Grade 11 - 16 £37,842 - £52,482 p.a.

Job description

Corporate Lawyer – Grade 11 - 16 (Career Progression Scheme)

Career grade opportunity.

This is a career grade opportunity. We are seeking a lawyer with an interest in developing their career in a local government environment to join our dynamic and highly regarded legal division, committed to excellent standards of service delivery to the Council, covering a range of interesting and diverse legal areas.
Our ideal candidate will have experience in one or more of the following areas;

• Information Law
• Local Government Law
• Constitutional/Administrative Law
• Licensing Law

We are looking for a Solicitor, Barrister, Cilex (or equivalent), who will provide high quality legal advice, teamed with a pragmatic focus. You may be newly qualified or you may have greater experience gained throughout your career but want the opportunity to develop further. All are welcome to apply. Successful appointment within the career grade will be dependent upon the level of experience demonstrated.
Working with our appointed sole legal Partner for external services, (a top-tier private firm) means that you will also have the chance to work on high-profile cases too, achieving the best possible solutions to our clients and community, as part of a team.

This is an exciting role and opportunity to make your mark providing a real opportunity to broaden your experience in an innovative environment.
Part-time and job share will be considered.

For more information about the role, please contact Sandra Herbert Head of Litigation and Corporate Law
Previous applicants need not apply

Full time 36 Hours

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Closing date: 31 January 2020 11:59pm

Equalities & Safeguarding Statement

Croydon Council is an inclusive employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We will be pleased to consider applications from candidates seeking flexible working arrangements.

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the advertised.

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