Housing Lawyer (Disrepair Specialist)



Posted: 11/01/2018

  • Salary: GBP 43300 per year - GBP 53680 per year
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Reference: BBBH140157
 

Housing Lawyer - Disrepair Specialist


New job opportunity within a public-sector Housing provider based in London as a Housing Lawyer, specialising in Disrepair. It is a permanent position, paying between £43,400 and £53,680. The department provides inhouse advice on Housing litigation issues and takes on cases.

Accountability

  • Must have strong Disrepair experience
  • Strong awareness of litigation risks and cost consequences
  • Advise on settlements and cases
  • Must have experience of acting for the landlord
  • Delivery of training - you will be required to analyse the disrepair process
  • Knowledge of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985 is essential
  • EPA (environment protect act claims / statutory claims) 1990 is essential
  • Good experience with writing reports and drafting settlements and general understanding of court order.

Minimum Experience and Knowledge

  • Qualified Lawyer or legal executive with vast experience in Public Sector
  • 2 years plus PQE
  • In-house experience
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to deal with demanding client base and various jurisdictions within the organisation.
  • Strong attention to detail and organisational skills for meeting tight deadlines and assimilating complex legal material

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.