Bishop Lloyd & Jackson (Harrow) - Public Inquiry Solicitor

Public Inquiry Solicitor

We are seeking to recruit a talented and committed solicitor to work in our Public Inquiry department with particular reference to the Grenfell Tower Inquiry.

The successful candidate will have excellent client care skills and be capable of progressing matters diligently, with a high degree of sensitivity, professionalism and skill. They must be compassionate and caring and ready to work hard in the best interests of our clients.

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:

  • a strong sense of justice
  • a keen eye for detail
  • strong analytical skills
  • the ability to prioritise urgent work and meet deadlines
  • excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • the ability to work with paralegals and volunteers to get the very best results for our clients.

Qualifications and Skills

The successful candidate will have at least 8 years PQE.

Previous experience in Litigation, Actions Against the Police, Human Rights or Inquest Law would be advantageous but are not essential for this role.

The salary will be in the region of £40,000 to £50,000, is dependent on experience and is negotiable.

Applications

Candidates should send a copy of their CV to: Graniah.douglas@bljlaw.co.uk with a covering letter explaining why they are interested in and suitable for this role.

Applications will close on 28 September 2018 at 4 pm.