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Commercial Contracts Lawyer

Type: Interim
Location: London East, London
Pay Details: £30.00 - £45.00 per hour
Sector: Public Sector/Not-for-Profit
Experience Level: Lawyer
Reference: ZA/026981

LAW Absolute is working with a local authority based in East London, who is seeking a Commercial Contracts Lawyer for three months initially.

The successful Commercial Contracts Lawyer will be required to advise on contract law matters and draft and advise on a wide range of commercial contracts. UK public procurement law and drafting of various public sector agreements for works, services and supplies is essential. You will also be required to provide advice to a range of internal and external clients, including the Council’s trading companies, and other public bodies.

In order to be considered for the role it is essential that you are a qualified lawyer (barrister, solicitor or fellow of CILEx). Previous public sector experience will be advantageous. Due to the urgent nature of the role you must be available on no more than two weeks’ notice.

In order to apply for the role, please send a copy of your updated CV to

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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