In-House Counsel / Advocate

Pin icon WC2A Strand
Pound Sterling icon Competitive salary dependent on experience
Clock icon Permanent
Calendar icon 23 days ago
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Antony Hodari Solicitors has an opportunity for an In-House Counsel / Advocate that is too good to miss! When you join us, you’ll be part of a workforce that truly values each and every member of the team.

To be in with a chance of being the recipient of this excellent package, including a 6% employer pension contribution, and more, apply online today.

In-House Counsel / Advocate
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL

  • Full time, permanent
  • Competitive salary dependent on experience

Please Note: Applicants must be authorised to work in the UK

Antony Hodari Solicitors has been delivering an industry-leading service to clients throughout the UK for nearly 40 years. Specialising in housing litigation, we fight for tenants living in sub-standard accommodation to bring landlords to account. Client care is at the heart of everything we do, evidenced by our rating of 4.8 on Trustpilot and 

What’s on offer at Antony Hodari Solicitors?

  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • Annual salary review
  • 25 days plus bank holidays
  • Day off on your birthday
  • Pension scheme with 6% employer contribution
  • Hybrid working environment
  • Training, development, and support
  • Company sick pay
  • Casual dress
  • Cycle to work scheme

The role:

We're looking for a dedicated In-House Counsel / Advocate to join our team. You will work alongside senior solicitors, advocating in Courts across Greater London and providing critical advice on cases where landlords have failed to meet repair obligations.

Key responsibilities:

  • Conduct advocacy in courts across Greater London
  • Draft legal documents such as advices, pleadings, and skeleton arguments
  • Stay updated on procedural changes, case law, and legislation
  • Provide high-quality advocacy services
  • Assist in drafting Points of Claim (PoCs)

About you:

The ideal candidate will be a qualified barrister or experienced solicitor with Higher Rights and have a passion for tenant advocacy.

  • Excellent communicator with strong attention to detail
  • Proficient in verbal and written communication, engaging a diverse audience
  • Critical thinker with a solid knowledge of housing law (s 9/10/11 of the Landlord and Tenant Act)
  • Well-organised, able to manage time effectively
  • Maintains professional standards
  • Confident, dynamic, and success-driven
  • IT literate with good typing skills
  • Keeps abreast of housing law and legal developments

If the above sounds like you, we would love to know even more about you – don’t hesitate to apply!

How to apply for the role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this position, click “apply” today and check your inbox for an email providing more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any supporting documents.

You must be authorised to work in the UK. No agencies please.

Other suitable skills and experience include In-House Counsel, In House Counsel, Housing Law Solicitor, Legal Advisor, Barrister, Solicitor Advocate, Legal Counsel, Housing Lawyer, Litigation Solicitor, Property Lawyer, Tenant Advocate, Legal Advisor, Court Advocate, Legal Executive, Advocate, Advocacy.