Housing Litigation Solicitor

  • Job Reference: W/27065
  • Date Posted: 19 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Alford & Bishop
  • Location: Kent
  • Salary: £60,000 to £70,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Highly Attractive Package
  • Sector: Housing, Property Litigation
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Housing Litigation Solicitor
Kent, Southeast London
£60,000 - £70,000
W/27065

Housing Litigation Solicitor - This is an exciting opportunity to join a Legal 500 firm that have been delivering legal advice for over 100 years. This practice is known for their property litigation work and have been acting for social landlords for over 30 years. Due to continued growth are now seeking an experienced Senior Associate to join their specialist housing law team.

About the Role
Working closely with the Partners you will need to have a detailed and complex background knowledge of property and housing litigation. You will be dealing with a busy caseload of housing litigation matters to include defending disrepair claims, possession, civil injunctions, defending EPA claims, ASB and fraud, landlord and tenant matters, AST and/or leasehold matters to include forfeiture claims is desirable.

Candidate Requirements
You will need at least 5 years relevant experience of working in a housing management legal department in a solicitor’s firm or in-house. You will be expected to deliver excellent client care, participate in marketing and networking activities and oversee and support junior members of the team. An ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines and targets is essential.

On offer
This is a very good opportunity to join a progressive, well managed legal 500 firm early in your career. They offer a competitive salary, hybrid working pattern, good benefits package and they invest heavily in their staff, therefore you can develop quickly. Benefits include:
-        Profit Share Scheme
-        Your birthday off
-        Bupa Health Cash Plan
-        Pension
-        Death in Service Insurance
-        + extras

Apply now
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