Simpson Millar is recruiting a 1-4 year PQE Solicitor with prior experience of public law, community care or claims against public authorities to join our award-winning Public Law Department.
You will be joining an established team who do a mix of public law, community care, claims against public authorities and inquest work including representing victims of trafficking, vulnerable migrants, unaccompanied minors, looked after children and care leavers in a mix of judicial review and civil claims work.
The team is primarily based in London and Bristol and we are looking to expand in the North West, where we have offices in Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds and established public law teams already doing Court of Protection, community care, education and childcare work. We are looking for someone who can build on the expertise of our London and Bristol teams and either already has or has the ability to build relationships with NGOs and generate their own work. Prior experience of legal aid is required.
For more details, please see the Simpson Millar website.
Location: Manchester or North West of England
Hours: Full time (but will consider part-time or flexible hours)
Salary: £28,000 to £36,000 (dependent on experience)
Deadline: Vacancy will remain open until filled
Application: please see the Simpson Millar website.
Diversity: We are actively committed to increasing the diversity of our firm and to breaking down the barriers that prevent many from entering the legal profession. We welcome applications from individuals who are under-represented within the profession.