Interim In-House Lawyer
High profile Public Sector Body – Central London
£35 – 38p/hr / Six Month Contract
REED Legal London are working on behalf of a high profile public sector body to assist with recruiting two In-House Lawyers for a six month interim assignment.
Key duties will include:
- Advise on sensitive, difficult and complex casework.
- Provide legally sound, clear, and constructive advice, identifying options for clients and the Agency’s senior managers across a range of legal areas.
- Use legal experience to produce sound analysis and use accurate and relevant legal research.
Demonstrable experience in the following areas:
- Minimum 1 year PQE
- Civil litigation, especially private law claims.
- Good working knowledge of Data Protection Act 1998 and Freedom of Information Act 2005
- Commercial & General Advisory.
- Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
Good working knowledge of one of the following:
- Crime and Courts Act 2013
- Human Rights Act 1998.
- Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000
- Police Act 1997
- Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984
- Criminal Procedures and Investigations Act 1996
- Extradition Act 2003
- Civil and/or commercial litigation
- Judicial Review
- Proceeds of Crime Act 2002, including civil recovery, restraint, confiscation and tax.
- EU legislation
If this role sounds of interest to you, please apply online or send your CV, notice period, interview availability and salary expectations to firstname.lastname@example.org
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