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Housing Legal Assistant


Job Description:

Based in South London and the rate is £23.83ph    


This is a full time temporary role.    


Employer Reference:             422607


Our client is looking for a Housing Legal Assistant. To work within a housing legal team and the successful person would join a team of legal officers dealing with caseloads of housing related litigation cases. 

The majority of the work will be covering disrepair claims that have been issued by outside solicitor firms. They are looking for someone who is legally qualified, either solicitor, CILEX , with experience dealing with housing litigation and in particular with disrepair cases, ie S.11, EPA cases and following them through to court, complying with court directions and negotiating settlements.  Experience of working for a local authority legal team is an advantage.  

Due to high volumes of CVs received we are not able to respond to all unsuccessful applications. You will always however hear from us by phone if we are able to take your CV forward to the next stage.

Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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