Senior Lawyer - Planning

Recruiter
LONDON BOROUGH OF TOWER HAMLETS
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
44496.00 - 47292.00 GBP Annual
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Category
Public Sector
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Role Purpose

For an experienced Senior Lawyer to join our Legal Planning Team, part of the Legal Services Department. You will carry an extensive caseload of high profile, complex and sensitive matters providing the full range of Legal Services necessary in respect of the work of the team.

Key Responsibilities

You will be responsible for dealing with legal matters arising from the Council's planning functions, dealing professionally, confidentially and sensitively with matters arising and, as a senior lawyer, will have some responsibility for junior members of the team.Representation of Legal Services at Cabinet meetings, Committees, working parties, panels and other meetings with Officers and outside bodies is an important part of this role.