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Senior Compliance Lawyer

Senior Compliance Lawyer

  • Warrington Borough Council is the local authority of Warrington. It is a unitary authority, having the powers of a non-metropolitan county and district council combined. It provides a full range of local government services including Council Tax billing, libraries, social services, processing planning applications, waste collection and disposal, and it is a local education authority.
  • Based within Legal Services as part of the in-house Corporate team, you will carry a caseload of matters in a range of areas across the Council teams including at least two of the following areas; Town & Country Planning, Highways/Traffic, Licensing, Regulatory, Information Governance and Civil Law proceedings
  • You will provide advice, guidance and support to Councillors and officers including providing advice and assistance on committee reports and procedure. This will regularly include high profile, contentious and complex decision-making on land and property matters.
  • You will have incisive analytical skills, accurate drafting, a developed level of interpersonal skills and the ability to facilitate resolution of conflict.
  • You will demonstrate the ability to research legal points and form an opinion, which is both decisive and professional on the varied and complex information available.
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Warrington Borough Council