Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Hearing and Witness Team Manager

Hearing and Witness Team Manager

Service Care Legal are working with a Scottish Inquiry, based in Edinburgh, which is looking for a Hearing and Witness Team Manager.

The successful candidate will be responsible for running Inquiry hearings and managing witnesses, including citation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Run Inquiry hearings and manage witnesses

  • Citation and management of witnesses

  • Excellent organisational skills and people management experience

  • Systematic and methodical approach to problem-solving

  • Flexibility in approach to the role and a strong team player

  • Ability to flex and respond to competing priorities in the moment


  • Experience of Inquiry work, litigation, or group litigation would be desirable

  • Good understanding of GDPR and other data protection issues would be desirable

  • Solicitors are encouraged to apply, but the individual does not need to hold a current practising certificate and will not be working as a solicitor


  • Litigation experience is essential

  • A degree in Law is desirable

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work under pressure


  • Hybrid working - attendance of hearings in-person with the rest of the work done remotely

  • Competitive salary and benefits package

  • The chance to work with a highly skilled and experienced team

Apply Now:

If you are an experienced Hearing and Witness Team Manager with litigation experience and excellent organisational skills, we encourage you to apply for this position.

Apply now by getting in touch with Hugh Barnes via email ( or phone (01772208969 )

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