• About the Firm: West Midlands Police is a large and diverse organisation where you can develop your skills and knowledge in an encouraging and flexible environment.
  • About the role: We have a unique vacqancy for a qualified Solicitor or Barrister to join us as a Civil Litigation Lawyer within the Joint Legal Services team of Staffordshire and West Midlands Police.
  • Looking for: We are looking to secure your expertise and experience in the conduct and management of public liability claims, together with experience of general litigation claims, judicial review and debt recovery matters; additionally, your knowledge of Police Law and demonstrable ability to manage a complex and varied caseload in a proactive manner.
  • Opportunities: You will be afforded the opportunity to be primarily be responsible for the conduct of public liability work (including but not limited to claims for unlawful arrest and false imprisonment, malicious prosecution, misfeasance and breaches of Human Rights). You may also be required to provide resilience for the wider Joint Legal Services department in relation to all aspects of the work undertaken.
  • And more: This is a full time 12-month fixed position primarily based in central Birmingham (working from Staffordshire Police HQ as required).