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Civil Litigation Locum

Chadwick Nott - South West and South Wales
England, Cornwall
£40 - £55 per hour
Closing date
25 Jun 2024

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Civil Litigation Locum

Our client, a well-established law firm in Cornwall is looking for a Civil Litigation Locum to join them on a hybrid basis to provide recruitment gap cover.

The cover is to start ASAP for an initial 3 months, but with the potential of being extended.

You will be working alongside the Head of Department and the wider team but will also manage your own caseload. You will handle a varied caseload of high value and commercial litigation, possession and property claims including landlord and tenant, professional negligence, insolvency, and general litigation.

As a locum lawyer you will have previous experience managing a busy caseload and will have strong general litigation experience. You must be able to work as part of a team and independently.

The ideal candidate will be a qualified Solicitor/Legal Executive with at least 5+ years' experience in Civil Litigation. Office based working would be preferably, however hybrid working will be considered.

The role is paying a competitive hourly rate and is Outside IR35. Future repeat bookings are also available.

For more details regarding this role or to apply for this role please contact Bianca Gibbs at Chadwick Nott's Bristol Office.

(t) 01179 171 860

(m) 07769241524


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*Where a level of experience is indicated, this is a guideline only and represents the amount of time we would usually expect a candidate to accumulate the requisite level of experience. This does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Our business is about you. Helping you find the right job. We’ve been in the recruitment industry for 20 years, so we’re confident we can make a real difference to your career prospects. Over half of our business is repeat or recommended business – candidates returning for their next career move or recommending their colleagues to us. We like it like that.

But that’s not enough. We want to improve our legal recruitment service every day, every week, and every year, to ensure your success.

Our depth and breadth of experience means we already know the legal recruitment market inside out. And our industry-leading training programme fully prepares candidates for what lies ahead in a law career. So, as a lawyer, you can trust us when you need to take the next step.

We see things from your perspective. Nearly all our staff have legal training, and many have actually practised as solicitors. Which means you benefit from their in-depth knowledge of local markets, and specialist legal recruitment advice from consultants with first-hand, relevant experience.

Of course we take your career extremely seriously. We’ve worked long and hard to build trust and rapport with our clients and candidates, and all our dealings are treated with utmost confidence. We have a reputation for being proactive and well connected in the legal profession, and we’re always determined to achieve the best possible outcome for you.

For more information about how we can assist you please visit or call us in confidence on 0800 0121 848

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0117 925 9962
2nd Floor
25 King Street

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