Public Inquiry Solicitor

We are seeking to recruit 2 talented and committed solicitors to work in our Public Inquiry department with particular reference to the Grenfell Tower Inquiry.

The successful candidates will have excellent client care skills and be capable of progressing matters diligently, with a high degree of sensitivity and skill. They must be compassionate and caring and ready to work hard in the best interests of our clients.
The role will involve taking client instructions, drafting witness statements, managing and analysing a large volume of documents and conducting legal research.

The successful candidate will have:-
-a strong sense of justice
-a keen eye for detail
-the ability to prioritise urgent work and meet deadlines
-excellent written and verbal communication skills
-the ability to work with paralegals and volunteers to get the very best results for our clients.

Qualifications and Skills
The successful candidate will have at least 2 years PQE.
Previous experience in Actions Against the Police, Human Rights or Inquest Law would be advantageous but is not essential for this role.
The salary is between £30,000 – £40,000, is dependent on experience and is negotiable.

Applications
Candidates should send a copy of their CV to: Graniah.douglas@bljlaw.co.uk with a covering letter explaining why they are interested in and suitable for this role.

Applications will close on Friday 27 July 2018 at 4 pm.

Civil Litigation Solicitor with experience in HRA Claims

We are seeking to recruit a talented and committed litigation solicitor to work on a large number of civil claims related to the Grenfell Tower disaster.

The successful candidate will have excellent client care skills and be capable of progressing matters diligently, with a high degree of sensitivity and skill. They must be compassionate and caring and ready to work hard in the best interests of our clients.
The role will involve taking client instructions, drafting witness statements, issuing a large number of claims, analysing medical records and valuing quantum.

The successful candidate will have:-
– experience of working on large scale group litigation matters
-a strong sense of justice
-a keen eye for detail
-the ability to prioritise urgent work and meet deadlines
-excellent written and verbal communication skills
-the ability to work with paralegals and volunteers to get the very best results for our clients.

Qualifications and Skills
The successful candidate will have at least 3 years PQE.
Previous experience in Actions Against the Police, Human Rights or Inquest Law would be advantageous for this role.

The salary is between £30,000 – £40,000, is dependent on experience and is negotiable.

Applications
Candidates should send a copy of their CV to: Graniah.douglas@bljlaw.co.uk with a covering letter explaining why they are interested in and suitable for this role.

Applications will close on Friday 27 July 2018 at 4 pm.