Public Inquiry Lawyer

  • Job Reference: 3752
  • Date Posted: 18 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Martin Pooley Associates
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Litigation, Legal Counsel
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Martin Pooley
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Job Description


Our clients are a respected firm.  They are looking to recruit a talented, experienced 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 progressing matters at Public Inquiry, managing and analysing a large volume of documents and managing junior lawyers and the team.

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
  • 8 years PQE +
  • previous experience in Public Inquiries

Qualifications and Skills

Previous experience in Litigation, Inquiries, Actions Against the Police, Inquest Law and/or Human Rights Law.