Lawyer - Litigation

posted 09 Sep 2019
£33,799 to £37,849
Grade: 7
Closing date: 29 September 2019
Interview date: 11 October 2019
  • Permanent, full-time
  • 37 hours per week
  • Monday to Friday
Are you fed up of marketing and fee earning targets?

We are looking for new colleagues to join us working in the public sector. We are a well-resourced forward looking service, working within a happy and supportive team environment.
With 24 Lawyers and Paralegals supported by two legal administrators we provide a joint legal service to Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council and Hart District Council

We help our staff to develop their careers by providing interesting and stimulating work with corporate projects to deliver a new leisure park, garden town for 3,520 new homes and a regeneration of the council owned business district. Basingstoke has a large commercial property portfolio valued at £285M generating high quality property and litigation work.

Are you a newly qualified, or shortly to be qualified, litigation lawyer wanting to gain solid civil and criminal litigation experience working alongside knowledgeable principal litigation lawyers? Would you like the opportunity to gain other experience in planning and housing law too?

We would like you to have litigation experience, gained either in the public sector or private practice. There will be plenty of opportunity for career development and we will give you all the support we can to build a great career.

For an informal discussion in relation to this position please contact Ms Louise Misselbrook 01256 845160 ( or Mrs Ann Greaves 01256 845475 (

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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