Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Governance Lawyer

Service Care Legal are currently recruiting on behalf of a London Borough Council who are seeking a Governance Lawyer to join their team on a contract basis.

Please find below further details with regards to this position.

ROLE: Governance Lawyer
RATE: £45.00 to £48.00 per hour
CONTRACT: Initial 4 months (with possibility of extension)

Please note that this role would be hybrid working (2 or 3 days per week in the office).

The Role

  • To deal with complex high value and/or sensitive litigation cases and managing risk, including areas such as governance, freedom of information and GDPR

  • To advise the Monitoring Officer and the Deputy Monitoring Officers on a range of governance issues

  • To keep up and advise to stakeholder with regards to ever-changing legislation

The Person

  • A qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Barrister with relevant governance law experience

  • Extensive knowledge of public law principles and local government decision making would be essential fore this position

  • Previous public sector experience for this position would be essential

If this Governance Lawyer role sounds like an opportunity of interest, please feel free to reach out to Lloyd Stanley on 01772 208969, or email

We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250 each.