Information for candidates applying for the senior personal injury lawyer vacancies in the Government Legal Department
|Job title||Senior Personal Injury Lawyer|
|Salary London||£61,200 - £75,200|
|Application deadline||Midday on Wednesday 19 October 2016|
Government Legal Department’s (GLD) Litigation Group is looking for a small number of Grade 6 senior lawyers for our specialist civil litigation teams. The posts will involve working for a range of clients on complex personal injury and related damages litigation, including group actions. These cases often involve complex legal issues such as limitation, applicable law, the jurisdiction of ECHR and the Human Rights Act, interaction with international humanitarian law and many others. Cases often progress to the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court, and result in ground breaking legal developments, as well as high level media interest. Litigation lawyers work closely with advisory colleagues and policy clients, reporting to ministers, to secure the best outcomes for litigation brought against the government.