• About the Firm: Lewisham is a London borough in South London, England and forms part of Inner London. The principal settlement of the borough is Lewisham. The local authority is Lewisham London Borough Council and it is based in Catford.
  • About the Role: We are seeking to appoint a Social Care & Health Lawyer to work in our Catford office.
  • Looking for: A lawyer with experience of Adult Social Care issues, CoP, DoLS, and ability to undertake Judicial Review to join our busy Team, handling a demanding but rewarding caseload.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to undertaking a substantial caseload of child care and adult social care matters and other related litigation, and applications to courts and tribunals as required; and working flexibly as part of the Social Care Team and be able to offer support to the Principal and Senior Lawyer as required.
  • And more: You will undertake a varied caseload of legal work including the provision of advice and assistance at a senior level. Advise Members and officers and undertake child care advice and litigation, adult social care advice and litigation, all representation and other work as necessary.

London Borough of Lewisham