My client, a reputable and highly regarded law firm are currently requiring a Criminal Duty Solicitor to join their Criminal department at their offices in Manchester.
As the successful Duty Solicitor, you will play an important role in managing your own caseload of Magistrate Trials & Guilty Pleas, as well as attending the magistrates court on a daily basis.
As the successful Duty Solicitor, it is key that you are able to demonstrate the ability to manage your own caseload and have the ability to delegate work to the clerks in the department. You will be required to attend Police Stations in and out of hours as part of the Duty Solicitors Scheme.
Prior Magistrates court case experience of advocacy and preparation along with prior expertise in representing and attending meetings with clients in police stations, cells and in the office.
Due to the nature of the work, out of hours will be required when needed.
The salary offered for this role is up to £40,000 dependant on experience.
If this role is of interest, please call Ellie Sedgwick on 01772259121 or forward your most recent CV to email@example.com.
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