Housing Disrepair Solicitor - Defendant

Thornton Legal
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We have been approached by leading regional firm where there is a now an opportunity for a defendant housing litigation solicitor with up to 4 years PQE (or possibly paralegal with the right experience) to be based in their centrally located Leeds office. Our client is committed to the best possible legal advice and client care and have skilled solicitors across all practice areas.

Representing social landlords, you will be dealing with a broad mix of contentious housing matters including:

* Tenancy deposit disputes
* Disrepair claims
* Capacity issues
* Rent possession actions
* Boundary and nuisance disputes
* Repossession and unlawful eviction
* Antisocial behaviour
* Homeless

The Managing Partner is seeking a suitably experienced solicitor who has the confidence run their own caseload with support from the wider practice.

On offer are good quality work, career opportunities and an excellent working environment.

Salary depending on experience but likely to be in the region of £28,000 - £35,000.

Up to £250 paid in vouchers for successful referrals. Terms and conditions apply, please ask for details.

Stated PQE and salary levels are for guidance only. All applications demonstrating the skills necessary to fulfil the role will be considered.

Thornton Legal has strong relationships with law firms of all sizes and specialisms in Yorkshire and North West. We help build the careers of solicitors across a broad range of experience levels and we would be delighted to work with you now or in the future.