Criminal Prosecutions Lawyer

Recruiter
Venn Group
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Jun 2019
Closes
12 Jul 2019
Ref
6811010
Contact
Suborna Akthar
Sector/Practice Area
Other
Vacancy Type
Lawyers
Contract/hours
Full time
PQE
Trainee

Venn Group are currently recruiting for a Criminal Litigation Solicitor to join a busy legal department for a local authority based in Sussex for an initial 2-month basis.

The successful candidate will be expected to provide high quality legal advice on a large civil caseload and criminal litigation matters

The day to day duties of the post involve undertaking an array of litigation matters including but not limited to:
 

  • Conduct efficient and effective litigation
  • Anti-social behaviour injunctions
  • Anti-social behaviour possession claims
  • Handling property disputes, planning enforcement, Judicial Review and compulsory purchase
  • Prosecutions under the Environmental Protection Act
  • Dealing with prosecutions including health and safety, food hygiene, education and statutory nuisance


The requirements of this role are as follows:
 

  • Experience conducting litigation including advocacy
  • Solicitor with current practising certificate


This role offers the successful candidate a competitive hourly rate.

Due to the high number of applicants for this role, if you do not hear back from us regarding this locum opportunity within seven days then you have not been shortlisted for this vacancy.


Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.

If you or anyone you know may be interested in this locum position or other legal positions, then please contact Suborna Akthar or Jade Gorrod on 020 7557 7667 or email sakthar@venngroup.com.