Trainee Solicitor

posted 06 Sep 2019
£22,911 - £25,295
Grade: 4
Closing date: 30 September 2019
Interview date: 1st interview - Monday 28th October, 2nd interview - Tuesday 29th October
  • Temporary, full-time
  • 2 year contract
  • 37 hours per week
We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated Trainee solicitor. You will have completed your LPC and will be keen to work in a fast paced and exciting legal environment.
You will undertake a wide variety of legal work across both the Planning and Litigation Team and the Property and Contracts Team. The work will be challenging and embrace legal work across the whole spectrum of local government law including contentious and non-contentious matters. You will work under supervision to deliver legal advice and services to a range of clients across both Councils, as well as undertaking legal research. We can offer a quality raining contract including the opportunity to represent our clients at meetings, hearings and tribunals.

There will be plenty of opportunity for development and we have an excellent track record of developing our trainees into highly skilled solicitors.

We will be holding a two stage interview process, whereby successful applicants from the first day will be invited to attend interview on the second day.

For an informal discussion relation to this position please contact Ms Sarah Ansell 01256 845722, email or Mrs Ann Greaves 01256 845475 email

The council signs up to the Disability Confident scheme (formerly known as the ‘Two Ticks’ scheme). If you have declared a disability on the application form we can guarantee you an interview if you meet the essential criteria for the job.

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