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Criminal Duty Solicitor

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
£35000 - £46500 per annum
Closing date
22 Dec 2023

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Contract type
Full time
1 year, 3 years, 5 years, 7 years+, Not applicable
Private practice

Job Details

Criminal Duty Solicitor
South Cheshire
Salary dependent on experience
A top stablished multi-service firm with offices in Cheshire are currently recruiting for a Criminal Duty Solicitor to join their team. 

The role of the Criminal Duty Solicitor will involve:
  • Representing clients and preparing cases to a high standard
  • Out-of-hours duties
  • Crown and magistrates’ courts caseloads
  • Working closely with experienced lawyers
  • Regular training
The ideal candidate will have:
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to prepare serious and technical cases
  • Passion for client care
  • Creative approach
  • Organisational skills
  • Motivated by challenge
This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading Criminal Defence firm with a competitive salary, the opportunity for progression and hybrid working

If you have the relevant experience, please send your CV to for immediate consideration.


Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment are multi-award winning legal recruitment experts.

Our business – put simply – is to remove the pain points candidates may otherwise experience on their journeys.
Sure, we act for legal professionals of all levels making lateral moves, taking steps up the ladder or looking for contract legal opportunities.
And yes we can boast a network of connections that spans nationwide private practice, the UK’s in house legal departments and now the Middle East, Asia and the Far East.
But we are the only REC and APSCO affiliated legal recruitment specialist with an ISO9001 accredited quality management system and the Investors In People Gold Standard award.
And by externally validating our day to day activities in the wider business community we have been able to place customer experience at the heart of our business proposition.
Which means people like dealing with our team – a very experienced, settled and happy bunch they epitomise the Douglas Scott brand personality and will demonstrate a genuine interest in you and your career.      




Company info
0161 233 6360
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
No1 Spinningfields
1 Hardman Square, Spinningfields
Greater Manchester
M3 3EB

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