Inquiry Lawyer

  • Job Reference: 3575
  • Date Posted: 26 February 2019
  • Recruiter: Martin Pooley Associates
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Housing, Litigation
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Martin Pooley
  • Email: martin@martinpooley.co.uk

Job Description

Our clients are a respected firm.  They are looking to recruit a talented and committed solicitor to work in a Public Inquiry department. The successful candidate will have excellent client care skills and be capable of progressing matters diligently, with a high degree of sensitivity and skill.

The role will involve taking client instructions, drafting witness statements, managing and analysing a large volume of documents and conducting legal research.

The successful candidate will have: -

-excellent problem-solving and analytical skills

-a strong sense of justice

-a keen eye for detail

-the ability to prioritise urgent work and meet deadlines

-excellent written and verbal communication skills

-the ability to work with and supervise other solicitors/paralegals to get the very best results for our clients

-good interpersonal skills

Qualifications and Skills

Previous experience in Litigation, Inquiries, Actions Against the Police, Inquest Law and/or Human Rights Law would be advantageous for this role.

Salary is competitive, depending on your level of experience