Legal Adviser

Solicitors Regulation Authority

Solicitors Regulation Authority, https://www.sra.org.uk/sra/jobs/careers/


Requirements of the role

As a Legal Adviser in Legal and Enforcement team, you will deal with contentious matters before the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal and Courts. Alongside this, you will also provide high quality, risk based, legal and regulatory advice and case direction across our operational areas. You will have opportunities to contribute fresh ideas to our team, looking for opportunities to build on our culture of continuous improvement.

You will be required to make and draft formal decisions based on evidential and public interest tests. Where you become involved in conducting disciplinary or other proceedings, you will need to act in the public interest and ensure cases proceed in a proportionate and timely way.

What’s in it for me

  • Opportunity to use your litigation skills in the public interest
  • Help to drive forward investigations by providing practical legal advice to Investigation Officers
  • Opportunities to be an advocate of the SRA in public events
  • To expand and develop your legal, regulatory experience
  • Join a supportive and friendly team with a renowned regulator

What we are looking for

  • Solicitor or Barrister qualified in England and Wales
  • Experience of conducting litigation, or providing legal advice preferably in a regulatory environment
  • Significant experience of case analysis, legal drafting and decision making in a contentious or regulatory environment
  • Ability to acquire and apply extensive knowledge of law and regulation of legal services


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 Location

Birmingham, Cardiff

 Contract type

Full time, Permanent

 Profession

Legal


 Working pattern

Hybrid

 Closing Date

17/07/2024