Highly regarded Lexcel accredited firm seeks dynamic Crime Duty Solicitors in Essex.
Managing a diverse caseload covering the full remit of criminal matters, the successful solicitors will advise clients from initial arrest up to and including trial. Due to the nature of this position, the ability to attend clients out of hours will be essential. This role is based in our client’s highly regarded practice located in Chelmsford.
To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period. 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
- Money laundering
- Violent crimes
- Proceeds of Crime Act matters
- Liaising with the CPS and courts
- Solicitors with 1-2 years’ PQE in criminal matters
- 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
A Legal 500 practice with a strong presence throughout East Anglia, our client provides an array of specialist legal services to clients across the region and into the capital. They pride themselves on the provision of a personal, efficient and cost-effective service to their clients. A modern practice staffed by experienced and dedicated staff; they are committed to finding practical solutions to clients’ legal issues. They are now seeking a dynamic Crime Duty Solicitor to join their office located in Chelmsford. 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?
Duty Solicitor - Crime
For further details of this Crime Duty Solicitor vacancy, please contact Simon on 01954 208 077 quoting reference SP31913.
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