North Norfolk is an attractive rural District with beautiful coastline, fantastic landscapes and big skies within easy reach of the fine City of Norwich.

eastlaw is a successful, award winning legal practice hosted by North Norfolk District Council, providing legal services to local authorities, charities, housing associations and not for profit organisations. At eastlaw we pride ourselves on the quality of our people and the services they provide and we believe passionately in providing the best possible advice and assistance to our clients to help them realise their ambitions.

We’re looking to recruit a lawyer (e.g. Solicitor, Barrister or Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives) on a 3 month fixed term contract, with experience in one or more of the following areas, local government, employment, contract and procurement, planning, property and land, environmental health, housing, criminal and civil litigation.

This is a career graded role, salary is therefore dependant on experience. Please see the Job Description and Person Specification for further details of the Level 1 and Level 2 roles.

North Norfolk District Council is committed to equality and diversity in employment and encourages applications from all sections of the community.

We offer employees a friendly working environment, flexible working hours, a career average pension scheme and take pride in achieving Investors in People Silver standard.

Please note that we do not accept CVs unless accompanied by a fully completed application form. Please send all completed application forms to

For an informal discussion please contact: Cara Jordan, Principal Lawyer on 01263 516373

Closing date: 9am on Monday 18th January 2021

Interviews: w/c 25th January 2021 - virtual interviews to be arranged

Last updated: 23rd December 2020