Legal Counsel - Property Litigation

Job ID

PERM001609ML

Department

Legal

Details

Legal Counsel - Property Litigation - Reading
Pemanent

We have an exciting opportunity for a Legal Counsel to join our expanding Legal Property team to support on Strategic Litigation. This role covers all aspects of contentious property work, as well as the ECC. A great opportunity to join a fast-paced and dynamic legal team at a very exciting time!

Role Purpose:

  • Lead on case management of a portfolio of County Court and Tribunal cases
  • Accountable and responsible for site or issue specific property litigation processing
  • Driving external law firms to deliver on time, within budget and to requisite standards
  • Ensure that consistent and effective implementation of the legal processes and practices is held by all external firms
  • Reporting of all legal matters
  • Providing training to internal or external parties on New Code litigation

Reqirements to be successful in this role:

  • Strong property Lawyer with experience in property litigation, landlord and tenant issues
  • Membership of the Law Society of England and Wales or the Bar Council
  • Extensive knowledge of property law including Landlord and Tenant Act 1954
  • Ability to manage a high caseload and be able to priortise where necessary
  • Knowledge of Electronic Communnications Code

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