Duty Solicitor – Crime

£30000 - £40000 per annum
17 Oct 2019
14 Nov 2019
Ryan Cotton
Practice area
Full time
Contract type
Talented Crime Duty Solicitor, ideally with LAA criminal supervisory accreditation, sought for a Lexcel accredited practice in London.

This is a great opportunity for a talented Crime Duty Solicitor to join a client-orientated firm in London. The successful candidate will handle a wide range of criminal matters and provide high-quality representation at police stations and Magistrates’ Courts.

• Providing a comprehensive crime duty service to Legal Aid and private clients
• Undertaking criminal supervisory duties
• Attending police stations both in and outside of office hours
• Providing advice and advocacy in the Magistrates’ Court
• Running police station and Magistrates’ Court files
• Interviewing witnesses and drafting witness statements
• Out of hours cover of office phones and duties
• Business development

The Candidate
• Solicitors with a minimum of 3 up to 7 years’ PQE
• Duty accreditation is essential
• LAA criminal supervisory accreditation will be highly advantageous
• Experience of immigration law is advantageous
• Good academic record and IT proficiency

The Firm
Our client is a highly reputable, Lexcel accredited practice located in central London. The firm is staffed by expert lawyers who practice a wide range of legal services and have a built up an enviable client base due to their professional and client-focused approach. Having almost thirty years of experience in criminal law and acting in numerous high-profile cases, they pride themselves on delivering excellent services to all their clients in an effective manner. Owing to sustained success, the firm is now recruiting for a Crime Solicitor for their London office.

• Long-term career path

Duty Solicitor – Crime

For further details of this Crime Duty Solicitor vacancy, please contact Ryan on 01954 208063 quoting reference RC05771721.

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