Migrants’ Law Project
Europe Project Solicitor
Salary Band £31,323 to £36,186.
Annual leave: 25 days per annum plus bank holidays
The Migrants’ Law Project is looking for a solicitor or barrister to join us in our work on the European refugee crisis and wider issues around family reunion for asylum seekers, refugees, and migrants.
This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic solicitor or barrister to work in a supportive and collaborative environment to provide advice and representation to organisations and individuals to develop legal solutions to the issues relating to the current refugee crisis. The role involves undertaking all aspects of casework, including litigation. The role also provides the opportunity to work collaboratively with a wide range of actors with a stake in providing a holistic service to support asylum seekers, refugees, and migrants, seeking to be reunited with their families.
Candidates should be either:
-practising solicitors with substantial experience of litigation; or
-practising barristers with experience of conducting casework (including litigation) within a solicitor-led agency
The role will involve occasional travel outside the UK. The Law Centre has a time off in lieu policy for work outside office hours, and overtime is available.
If you need any further information, please contact Katie Commons on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications will be accepted through our application forms. The closing date for applications is 22nd September 2017.
Interviews for this post will be held on 3rd October 2017.