Litigation Lawyer Recruitment Contract

Litigation Lawyer Recruitment Contract

Our Client is currently recruiting for an Lawyer to work within their busy team based in London. Contract value: £26,000 – £50,000.

Reference number: CIPHERJ00049

Deadline date: 04/04/2012

Contract value: £26,000 – £50,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: London

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Capita Resourcing


Description of the contract

Our Client is currently recruiting for an Lawyer to work within their busy team based in London. This role will be within the Immigration Team although previous Immigration experience is not essential. You do need to have good Litigation experience. Main Duties/ Responsibilities The Immigration team are looking for a Lawyer to assist the Immigration department in judicial review applications for immigration matters. The ideal candidate would have post-qualification Immigration experience but this is not essential and candidates with good litigation experience will be considered. The successful candidate will be dealing with all aspects of immigration work from entry visas to asylum seekers and will be required to handle all aspects of their cases, including appeal, and when necessary to plead their case in court or tribunal. Outputs/ Deliverables to be achieved • Uses a process of analysis, planning, scheduling, prioritising, action, quality monitoring and review. • Takes responsibility for own work with substantial degree of autonomy but knowing when to consult and to delegate. • Gives early warning to those affected by changing priorities, including the Reporting Officer. • Displays an understanding of the resourcing requirements of own cases. • Has up-to-the minute case files readily available. • Displays the professional attitude that client and company expect from a member of an organisation with a high reputation. • Responds to reasonable client requests including agreeing achievable and realistic actions, timescales etc. • Keeps abreast of legal developments and current thinking on related policy issues. • Uses training and other methods to refresh and improve their skills and knowledge. Skills/ Experience Required • Strong litigation experience • Experience in the Immigration arena (desirable) • Judicial reviews • Good drafting and written ability • Preparing appeals to the Court of Appeal • Preparing applications for judicial review • Meeting time and billing targets Formal Qualifications Required Desirable : 3 years PQE




Classification of the contract

79000000 Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security


Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Estimated length of contract: 11 Months


Who to contact

Contact name Sarah Prodywus

Address , SL6 1DP

Is outside UK No


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