Criminal Duty Solicitor

Recruiter
RKRS Legal
Location
London, South East England
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
REF: MK420

I am currently working with a modern firm of solicitors who provide a range of legal services to the public and businesses from their offices. Due to expansion, the firm is currently looking for a Criminal Duty Solicitor to join their London team.

The Solicitor must have at least 2 years’ PQE and experience in a broad range of Criminal Defence matters. The successful candidate will provide unrivalled expertise in all criminal defence matters with additional exposure in the areas of fraud and business crime overall the firm concentrate on general crime and police station advice, motoring offences including speeding and excess alcohol matter.

In addition, the successful Criminal Duty Solicitor will attend police stations to advise clients, prepare and represent clients at Magistrates’ Courts and prepare briefs to Counsel where necessary.
The firm offers an excellent remuneration package and superb career progression, this role is ideal for a tenacious and motivated Criminal Solicitor looking to join a like-minded firm.

Required skills & experience:

• 2 years’ PQE within Criminal Defence
• Ideally be qualified as a Duty Solicitor but this is not essential
• Have a proven track record in representing and advising clients on a wide range of criminal matters
• Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Vacancy Information:

• Location: London
• Salary range (DOE): £35,000 - £45,000
• Job type: Permanent
• Working Hours: Monday–Friday (full-time)
• Date: 30.06.2017
• Reference: MK420

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