Housing Litigation Solicitor

30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual
26 Apr 2021
24 May 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is now recruiting for an experienced Housing Litigation Solicitor to join its expanding team in Mansfield, Nottingham.

This full-time role will be varied and challenging, where you will work on your own caseload of General Litigation cases including Residential Landlord and Tenant cases. Previous experience in Legal Aid work and Residential Landlord and Tenant work would be beneficial.

The successful candidate will be expected to deal with all aspects of the matter from initial enquiry through to completion. My client offers a competitive salary and a supportive, progressive working environment working within an experienced team.

The ideal candidate for this role should have the following:

• a background in handling their own caseload of General Litigation

• cases including Residential Landlord and Tenant Cases.

• Preferably knowledge/experience of Legal Aid work

• a practical and commercial approach

• good personal skills and the ability to build a rapport and network

• a desire to become their client's trusted advisor

• strong communication

• a strong desire to learn

• enthusiastic and ambitious

• hardworking and organised

• adaptable and accommodating

• a smart and tidy appearance

• excellent attention to detail

• IT competent

• excellent timekeeping and attendance


• Must be a Solicitor with 1+ years PQE within Civil Litigation

• Effective use of Case Management System

• Adherence to SLAs and KPIs

• Efficiently and effectively run your own caseload

• Managing expectations of clients and effectively deal with any complaints that arise as in line with Company policy

• Candidates must litigation experience from commencing proceedings all the way through to trial, including attending CMC's and making applications

• Multi track experience is preferable with Fast Track Litigation experience as a must

• Candidates must have instructed and attended conference with counsel

Should you have any questions or wish to apply please do not hesitate to contact Clear Legal Recruitment Limited.

Please Note: Due to the number of applications we receive we may be unable to respond to every application directly. If you have not heard from us within 3 working days, please assume your application has been unsuccessful