The Insolvency Service
Grade 6 and Grade 7 Lawyers
The Insolvency Service is an Executive Agency of The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). We have around 1,700 staff operating from 22 locations across Great Britain, with a headquarters in Stratford, London.
The service provides a range of important public services and enforcement activities associated with and arising from personal and corporate insolvency and corporate misconduct. We play an important part in promoting long term economic growth by dealing with financial failure and giving confidence to lend.
Our goal is a fair and open insolvency system that works well and a marketplace that is fair for businesses and individuals.We are looking for intellectually capable, highly motivated lawyers with powerful communication skills.
You need to have good self-awareness and a commitment to using feedback to learn and develop as a professional.
We are recruiting our third team of civil litigators as we near completion of our programme to bring in house the conduct of disqualification proceedings under the Company Directors Disqualification Act 1986, bankruptcy and debt relief restrictions under the Insolvency Act 1986 and cases involving the winding up of companies in the Public Interest.
This is an exciting opportunity in which we can offer two varied senior roles, either as a team leader or as a specialist civil casework lawyer, as well as three junior lawyer roles.
We can offer the full range of flexible working patterns, including being based in London or Manchester.