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Housing Lawyer

Type: Interim
Location: London City, London
Pay Details: £22.00 - £35.00 per hour
Sector: Public Sector/Not-for-Profit
Experience Level: Lawyer
Reference: ZA/026848

LAW Absolute are working with a Local Authority based in Central London who are seeking a Housing Lawyer for three months initially.

The Housing Lawyer will be required to provide a high quality and comprehensive legal service with relation to housing matters. You will be expected to carry a caseload of the following matters:

  • Tenancy possession,
  • Housing disrepair,
  • Injunction breach proceedings,
  • Succession,
  • Housing  fraud and,
  • Homelessness.

You will be required to draft all the necessary documents including pleadings, instructing counsel, interviewing witnesses, evaluating evidence and preparing proofs of evidence. You will also need to undertake advocacy as required.

Due to the nature of the role, our client is seeking candidates 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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