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Property Lawyer

I currently have an exciting role for a locum Property Solicitor within a local authority in Birmingham.

The council are looking for an individual with a good understanding of property law; with proven experience in section 106 planning agreements, section 278 and section 38 highways agreements and general planning.

Previous experience within a property role with similar responsibilities would be essential.

The key responsibilities of the role would include:

, Representing the council in meetings as required by the nature of property law
, Providing enforcement advice including policy issues, tree preservation, conservation areas and listed buildings
, Managing own property law caseload
, Preparing reports as required by the head of property law

The ideal candidate will:

, Be a Solicitor, Barrister or Legal Executive
, Have at least 2 years' experience within a similar level property law role
, Have some experience in planning
, Be able to perform well under pressure and maintain a standard of work according to targets

The opportunity presented by the council is a genuine stepping-stone in the career of a property solicitor.

The council have stated that previous experience in a local authority is not essential, and are willing to consider candidates from private practices or in house legal departments.

Should you wish to discuss this role before applying please contact Laurence Cooper.
Telephone: 01772 208969
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