Civil Litigation Lawyer

  • About the Firm: Cornwall Council is the biggest employer in Cornwall it both provides a wide range of services to more than half a million residents and is responsible for spending a budget of more than £1 billion every year.
  • About the role: We are looking to recruit a twelve-month maternity cover for a full-time civil litigation lawyer in our well-respected Dispute Resolution and Regulatory team in Truro.
  • Looking for: We are looking to secure your confident, flexible and practical attributes, complemented by your proven experience of excellent analytical and drafting skills, strong research skills and the ability to provide clear advice to clients together with your good advocacy skills and be willing to undertake your own hearings wherever appropriate.
  • Opportunities: You will be afforded the opportunity to have exposure to our areas of excellence which include Property, Highways, Housing, Planning, Employment, Commercial, Social Care, Education and Local Government.
  • And more: Operating in the public sector means our lawyers have first-hand experience of the challenges clients face, particularly concerning the economic climate and the pace of change across the wider public sector.

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