Criminal Solicitor - Manchester - up to 35000

5 Legal
£25000 - £35000 per annum
04 Oct 2017
14 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Criminal Solicitor - Manchester - £25,000 - £35,000

A robust, articulate Criminal Duty Solicitor with fire in their belly is sought by a well established multi-disciplinary practice based in Manchester.

You will join a well thought of Magistrates Court team who are going from strength to strength.

The Role

  • You will advise clients who are arrested at the Police Station
  • You will represent clients who appear at the Magistrates Court.
  • You will prepare Magistrates Court cases and conduct a variety of hearings at the Magistrates Court.
  • You will assist the firm by advising own clients as well as Duty Solicitor Clients.

Suitable Candidates

  • You will be a qualified Duty Solicitor.
  • You will have strong experience of advising clients whilst at the police station.
  • You will be able to take part in an out of hours police station rota.
  • You will have strong experience of conducting a variety of Magistrates Court hearings including trials.
  • You will have strong advocacy skills and have an ability to communicate and build a rapport with clients.
  • You will be a team player but also have the ability to work independently.

Salary & Benefits

  • Salary is negotiable and dependent upon experience - up to circa £35,000.

Interested in this opportunity? Please apply below for immediate consideration. We are happy to speak in more detail about the role, please call Matthew Leach at 5 Legal.

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