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Job Reference: ES335

NQ+ Solicitor - Litigation (Education)

  • Location: Bury St Edmunds
  • Position: NQ+ Solicitor - Litigation (Education)
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Team contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

Job Description

NQ-4 years PQE

Errington Legal have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Litigation Solicitor to join a specialist law firm with a national client base, based in Suffolk.

With a focus on the Education sector, our client work with Schools/Academies, and also on behalf of parents and young people in relation to all matters regarding their child’s special educational needs including Judicial Review, Social Care, Personal Budgets, Exclusions and Admissions Appeals. You will need to be a confident self-starter, working well under pressure and to tight deadlines, with excellent client care skills.

The ideal candidate will be a qualified Solicitor with experience of working within the area of Special Educational Needs & Disability Discrimination and/or Education, although this is not essential and training will be given. You will however be expected to have a genuine interest in this area of law. 

As well as excellent academics, the successful candidate will need to have a sharp and analytical mind and a diligent and methodical approach to their work. Excellent time management and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to work effectively as part of a team while taking responsibility for your own decisions is essential.

This is an excellent opportunity to develop your career in this niche area of law. You will also be expected to involve yourself in marketing and events building on future and existing client relationships. 

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact eleanor@erringtonlegal.co.uk
Errington Legal is a legal specialist recruiter covering Solicitor and Legal Support vacancies. As specialists we are able to offer candidates access to the finest legal firms in the area, excellent market knowledge, and support throughout every stage of the process (all applications are confidential).

To apply call us on 01223 803 814

Team Contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

An expert in her field, Eleanor has recruited for the legal industry for 10 years, she has recruited all levels of qualified staff for private practice clients and in house for large multinationals. She also works on a retained basis for clients that are looking to make strategic hires at senior level. Eleanor is able to offer her clients and candidates guidance from start to finish on each vaca…


The level of service which I received from Eleanor was consistently excellent. She took the time to fully understand my situation and to identify the options that would be most suitable for me. She has an excellent knowledge of the legal market in East Anglia and is highly astute. I have no hesitation in recommending Eleanor.
Paul - Corporate Solicitor , Cambridge


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