Crime Duty Solicitor

Employer
Law Staff Legal Recruitment
Location
Swindon
Salary
£30000 - £40000 per annum
Closing date
21 Oct 2020

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Highly reputable firm with Lexcel accreditation in Wiltshire seeks a Crime Duty Solicitor on a permanent basis.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Crime Duty Solicitor to join our client’s thriving, multi-accredited practice located in Swindon. The successful applicant will handle a complex caseload of criminal defence matters, whilst attending clients from initial arrest at the police station to trial at the Magistrates’ Court.

To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period.


Responsibilities
  • Conducting advocacy at the Magistrates’ Court
  • Providing representation at police stations
  • Drafting witness statements
  • Motoring offences
  • Sexual offences
  • Fraud
  • Money laundering
  • Violent crimes
  • Proceeds of Crime Act matters
  • Liaising with the CPS and courts
 

The Candidate
  • Newly qualified solicitors with experience in criminal law
  • Crime duty accreditation is a pre-requisite
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong advocacy skills
  • Works well under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to manage a demanding caseload with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrates a pragmatic, professional and positive approach
 

The Firm
Our client is a multi-office practice which offers a comprehensive range of legal services to individuals and businesses across the UK. Staffed by a team of specialist fee earners, who are committed to providing exceptional service and high levels of client care, they have attained a number of sought-after accreditations including Lexcel. Recognising the importance of giving back, they have an active presence in their local communities and enjoy a high number of repeat referrals. They are now seeking a dynamic Crime Duty Solicitor to join their office located in Swindon.

 

Our Agency Requirements
  • What salary are you currently seeking?
  • How far are you most comfortable to travel from home?
  • How long is your notice period?
 

Crime Duty Solicitor

For further details of this Crime Duty Solicitor vacancy, please contact Simon Portway on 01954 208 077 quoting reference SP31849.


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Based minutes from the delightful, historical city of Cambridge, Law Staff Legal Recruitment specialises in helping legal firms, local authorities, private companies and individual candidates find the best personnel and opportunities in the market.

We put the success of our organisation down to our excellent, friendly team and creating close links with our clients and candidates; providing professional advice and delivering results in the shortest possible time. Over 40% of our clients come to us through word-of-mouth.

Our approach is to listen to what you want and to deliver on a personal basis exactly what you are looking for. An unusually high percentage of our new business is generated through recommendations from satisfied candidates and client firms.

We believe work should be life-enhancing and not a drudge. We pride ourselves on our friendly, human and open approach. Speak to any of us and you will notice the enthusiasm and belief we have for what we do. We treat all our staff with respect, share our success with them and encourage them to make their role their own.

Our organisation's success is the result of the combined effort of each individual.

Currently we have a computerised database of high quality firms actively searching for:

Partners
Assistant Solicitors
Legal Executives
Unqualified Fee Earners
Drafts Persons
Legal Secretaries
Paralegals

 

Contact Us
  • 1 Carisbrooke Court
  • Anderson Road
  • Cambridge
  • CB24 4UQ
  • GB
  • 01954 208 070
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