Housing Disrepair Fee Earner – 1628

Salary £35,000 - £60,000
Job Type Permanent
Location Newcastle

My client is hiring for a Housing Disrepair Fee Earner to join their new and growing Department. My client's firm has approximately 200 employees and is based in Newcastle.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the supervision and monitoring of the Housing Disrepair team
  • Assisting with the draft processes and standard letters, documents within the team
  • Identifying training needs for team members
  • Regularly reviewing Recovery Handlers’ files and providing advice and support as necessary
  • Auditing Housing Disrepair files and providing feedback to Partners
  • Providing data/statistics to Partners in relation to files upon request
  • Maintaining client database
  • Liaising with witnesses, surveyors and other experts
  • Preparing documents to submit claims


  • Excellent knowledge of housing disrepair claims including litigation
  • At least 1 year litigation experience
  • Ability to review information/updates in relation to legal procedures and/or assessment of quantum


  • Hybrid working (office & home working) available.
  • 23 days holiday, plus Bank Holidays per annum. Holiday allowance increases yearly up to 25 days.
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme (You can buy up to 1 week’s annual leave).
  • Death in Service following 1 years’ service.
  • Auto-enrolment Company Pension.
  • Travel to work schemes; Bike to Work Scheme, Public Transport Pass Scheme.


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Job Title: Housing Disrepair Fee Earner - 1628
Job Reference: 1628

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