CRIME DUTY SOLICITOR

Recruiter
Law Staff Legal Recruitment Ltd
Location
Cambridge
Posted
28 Sep 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Crime Duty Solicitor sought for niche criminal law firm in central Cambridge. The Firm Our client is a highly regarded niche criminal law firm set in the quaint streets of central Cambridge, with a wealth of knowledge and traditional values they provide a comprehensive range of criminal law services. Staffed by a team of proficient lawyers dedicated to representing clients with a modern approach, they offer specialised and thorough advice within a professional environment. The Role The successful Crime Duty Solicitor will take on a challenging and varied caseload liaising with the police on a regular basis and preparing cases for full trial with a hands-on attitude. Duties will include representing clients held in detention at the police station; preparing statements; undertaking advocacy; drafting briefs; instructing counsel and expert witnesses on bail applications. The Crime Duty Solicitor will have the ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner, attending to clients in and out of hours on a rota basis whilst following all procedures with meticulous care. Please contact Simon for further information quoting reference SS26873. The Candidate You will be a qualified Solicitor with additional Duty accreditation. You will be able to attend slots on a rota basis and represent clients out of hours. You will have experience liaising with the Crown Prosecution Service and local police. You will have exceptional organisational skills and attention to detail. You will be empathetic and dedicated to representing clients. You will have strong communication skills. CRIME DUTY SOLICITOR PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL (INCLUDING SPAM FOLDER) FOR CONFIRMATION YOUR APPLICATION HAS BEEN RECEIVED. Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences. By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position. By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site. PLEASE NOTE LAW STAFF LEGAL RECRUITMENT LIMITED ARE UNABLE TO REGISTER YOU AS A CANDIDATE AND DISCUSS ADDITIONAL POSITIONS UNTIL YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR IDENTIFICATION. In accordance with The Conduct of Agencies and Businesses Regulations Act of 2003, Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited require all candidates applying for a position to provide via email, fax or post, a copy of photographic identity and proof of address. Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes. To view Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration terms please go to our website. As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Tel Fax Address: Please see our website for details
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