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Lambeth Law Centre – Senior Solicitor ( full time)

Salary £38,307 to £40,807 depending on experience

Lambeth Law Centre Law Centre is seeking to appoint a Senior Solicitor to replace the current Senior Solicitor who is leaving the organisation after 7 years.

The Law Centre has 17 employees and provides substantive free legal advice and representation to individuals in the London Borough of Lambeth and neighboring boroughs. We hold Legal Aid Contracts in Housing, Immigration/Asylum, and Community Care Law and will shortly take up a Public Law Contract. The Law Centre also provides advice and representation in Debt, Welfare Benefits, and Employment.  We provide some outreach services and training to local advice and community groups. Apart from Legal Aid Agency funding we receive support from Lambeth Council, Capitalise and a number of charitable trusts. We hold the Lexcel Quality Mark.

The Senior Solicitor will provide overall direction to and supervision of the legal work of the Law Centre. They will provide line management to our Caseworkers directly and through a system of team leaders. They will take a leading role in developing the community work of the Law Centre.

They will also provide advice and casework in Housing and/or Community care, with the possibility of combining this work with one of the other areas of Law conducted by the Law Centre, and represent clients in courts and tribunals.

Lambeth Law Centre is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Closing date for completed applications: 

Close of business 7  September 2015

Please apply for full details and an application pack to:

The Office Manager 
Lambeth Law Centre
Unit 4 The Co op Centre 
11 Mowll Street 
London SW9 6BG

Tel: 020 7840 2008

Email:  admin@lambethlawcentre.org


Hansen Palomares

We have two job vacancies at present:

This is a full-time post for applicants with LPC/BVC qualification to start in September 2015.

Locum Solicitor
This is a full-time post on a temporary basis to cover one of our housing/community care solicitors who is currently on Maternity Leave until July 2016.

For details and application process for the above two posts please visit our website at http://www.hansenpalomares.co.uk/English/vacancies.php


Giles Peaker is a solicitor and partner in the Housing and Public Law team at Anthony Gold Solicitors in South London. You can find him on Linkedin and on Twitter. Known as NL round these parts.


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