Prosecutions Lawyer

A local authority based in South London is seeking a Prosecutions Lawyer for an initial period of three months.

The successful Prosecutions Lawyer will be required to have previous experience in the following areas:

  • Benefit fraud
  • Fly tipping
  • Health & Safety
  • Food hygiene
  • Licensing
  • Planning contraventions
  • Enviro-crime
  • Council tax fraud

Candidates will also be required to attend court for hearings. You must have a current practising to be considered for the role. Previous local government experience is highly advantageous.

Due to the urgent nature of the role, we are seeking candidates available on no more than two weeks’ notice. Remote working is available but there will be the requirement to attend court.

To register an interest in the role, please send an 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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Zoe Alex

Zoe Alex

Managing Director