Planning Lawyer (Litigation) - Remote / Essex

  • Job Reference: 378143904-2
  • Date Posted: 21 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Vivid Resourcing Ltd
  • Location: Essex
  • Salary: £50.00 to £60.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Vivid Resourcing are working alongside a local authority in Essex who require someone to join their team on an interim basis as a Planning Solicitor. Someone with a background of litigation is also desirable.

Day-to-day responsibilities include:

Dealing with Section 106 matters
Providing advice to more junior lawyers / paralegals
Dealing with enforcement notices
Working with some litigation matters - planning, housing & environmental health

The successful candidate must:

Be a registered solicitor (SRA or CILEX)
Have a local authority background with regards to planning law
Live within a commutable distance from the local authority so they can attend face-to-face planning committees.

Contract length: 6 months

Weekly hours 37

Office presence: Remote bar planning committee attendance

Interviews: Being conducted this week.

If interested please email a copy of your CV or call (phone number removed) for further information.

Vivid Resourcing are committed to equality of opportunity for all applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships or any other characteristic protected by law