Employment Litigation Lawyer

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Employment Litigation Lawyer
Interim Position

PSR 1JP00061877

Posted: 16th September 2022 08:51
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  • Pay Rate:

    £25.46 PER Hour PAYE DOE

  • Hours per Week:


  • Anticipated 12 months

  • Bristol
What's involved with this role:

Interim Employment Litigation Lawyer -Hybrid Working – PSR 1JP00061877
Pay Rate: £25.46 per Hour PAYE DOE

Location: Bristol (40% in office 60% from home.

An experienced employment litigator, is required for this role with experience in mitigating employment tribunal claims. Employment law experience is vital.

Key Skills:

  • An Employment Litigation lawyer
  • Employment Tribunal experience
  • 3Yrs PQE
  • Qualified lawyer with exp that can hit the ground running
  • To support more complex cases


Key Accountabilities:

  • To comply with the team Quality policies
  • To manage broad range of varied case work activities complying with policies, standards, procedures and service level agreements set, divisional and team level.
  • To deal with complex and non routine cases exercising appropriate levels of delegation and risk management
  • To meet chargeable hours targets.
  • To maintain accurate and comprehensible case files.
  • To complete necessary administrative tasks e.g. recording chargeable hours, maintaining financial records, recording all client interactions.
  • To co-ordinate all activities relating to the successful completion of the case including arranging cover for planned absences.
  • To ensure the timely handling of invoices during each case.
  • To ensure all outstanding invoices have been dealt with before case closure.
  • To produce a prognosis letter at the outset of each case and update during the life of each case.
  • To make effective use of panel counsel and other external legal resources.
  • To provide a legal service that addresses client needs from outset of each case through to case completion.
  • To provide a legal service that is proactive not reactive
  • To manage all aspects of the client relationship for each allocated case.
  • To align the service provided with the client needs in a way that enhances the team's reputation.
  • To build and maintain relationships with clients demonstrating an understanding of commercial, political and policy context including effective use of the relevant client care system
  • To ensure each client is aware of the agreed extent of the service to be provided and cost implications.
  • To keep each client informed as the case progresses.
  • To give clients advanced warning of foreseeable changes e.g. planned absences; permanent change of Case Officer Contact; additional costs incurred.
  • To keep Reporting Officer informed of significant client issues as they occur and agree how these will be addressed.
  • To put forward suggestions for providing added value client services (e.g. training, briefings).


Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

“Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:

  1. Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, not that they would exclude candidates willing to travel/relocate, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours
  2. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this.
  3. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.
  4. Qualifications and experience relevant to the job role – please give full details within your CV document

Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:

  1. Any local authority/public sector experience
  2. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for

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Employment Litigation Lawyer
Client Category: Central Government Ministry

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