Criminal Case Handler

Location
England, Kent, Sidcup
Salary
Up to £18000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
17 Jul 2019
Closes
14 Aug 2019
Ref
BBBH15202
Contact
Andrew Burrows
Practice area
Crime
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

This is an exceptional opportunity for a Criminal Case Handler to join this boutique, specialist Criminal Defence practice. Their Partners are some of the most sought-after lawyers in the industry. Because of their specialism and sterling reputation, they are particularly well placed as one of the most in demand criminal defence law firms in London. They offer Training Contracts to candidates who do well at the firm.

The Firm

The firm have a long and rich heritage that, coupled with the fact that their level of experience is untouched, makes them the forefront runner of criminal defence in London. They have expertise across both legal aid and private criminal law work, including motoring, public order, assault, fraud, breach of court order, DV, environmental law, sexual offenses and much more.

Working here will give you exceptional exposure to their work, a lot of which is international and has an extremely interesting flavor.

The Role

Because the firm is dealing with so much high-quality Criminal Law work, they are looking for a Criminal case handler for their thriving firm.

The role will be a hands on and exciting position, supporting 2 lawyers at the firm. This role will predominantly be administration based to begin with but will develop into a Paralegal role where you will be trained to manage your own Criminal Law caseload. You will need to be an LPC Graduate with good knowledge of Criminal Law and your role will include Legal Aid and Private work, eg: filling in Legal Aid contracts, writing letters to clients, filing, etc.

Your salary will be 18k for the first three months and thereafter 20k; a Training Contract is also likely as they often give them out to Paralegals.

Requirements

  • You will be an LPC Graduate or have finished the Criminal module
  • You will be a natural salesman and come across very well
  • You will be able to work well under pressure
  • You will receive a salary of 18k, rising to 20k after 3 months, with very good chances of a Training Contract
  • This is an exciting opportunity for a Criminal Case Handler to join this thriving Criminal practice in Sidcup, Kent.

    Apply now for immediate consideration.