Senior Solicitor

  • £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Wide range of benefits included!
  • Liverpool, UK

Senior Solicitor – Head of Housing Disrepair
Full Time, Permanent
£45,000 – £50,000
Liverpool City Centre (Hybrid Working Available)

An exciting full-time opportunity has arisen to join a dynamic, expanding law firm in the heart of Liverpool City Centre. Our client specialises in a range of civil litigation matters and are currently expanding their growing HDR department.

We are seeking an ambitious qualified solicitor or FILEX, ideally with at least 3 years PQE to head up their Housing Disrepair department. Experience of housing disrepair is preferred but not essential.

 
Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Running a caseload of pre- and post-litigation Section 11 claims on behalf of tenants
  • Comply with Pre Action-Protocol for Housing Disrepair Claims
  • Draft Letters of Claim
  • Collation of special damages
  • Negotiation and settlement
  • Liaise with counsel
  • Issue Court Proceedings
  • Manage all steps to trial
  • Conduct enforcement proceedings
  • Assist in the business development and growth of the department

Job Details and Benefits:

  • Full time, permanent
  • Monday – Friday, 35 hours a week
  • Hybrid working – ability to work from the office and from home!
  • Training and progression opportunities
  • Brand new office in Liverpool City Centre.
  • 25 days paid holiday per year plus + bank holidays + extra day off for your birthday + first day of school off (pro rata for part time positions)
  • Medicash membership

 

If you feel the HDR Solicitor position may be for you or you are interested in finding out further information, please contact Joe at Everpool Recruitment by email jroberts@everpoolrecruitment.com or call 0151 556 2090. Alternatively, you can apply to this advert and someone from the legal team will be in touch.

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