Criminal Duty Solicitor

eNL Legal Recruitment
South West England
11 Jan 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Criminal Duty Solicitor, 2 years+ PQE, Wiltshire - Our client is offering an excellent opportunity for a Criminal Duty Solicitor to join their team and advise on an interesting caseload of matters, in addition to regularly attending the police station. This could be the role for you! Please call for more information.

JOB TITLE: Criminal Duty Solicitor


LOCATION: Wiltshire (Commutable from: Chippenham, Swindon, Chipping Sodbury, Bath & Trowbridge)

SALARY: Competitive


The appointed Criminal Duty Solicitor will join a team of experts who represent clients in all matters of criminal law. The team currently take on cases that are being heard in the police station, Magistrates Court, Crown Court and Court of Appeal. The workload is likely to be varied and the appointed Solicitor will really get the chance to experience all areas of criminal law, with no two days being the same. The team is full of professionals who have between them, a vast array of experience and for the successful Criminal Duty Solicitor, there is a real chance here to learn a broad range of knowledge and develop a wide skillset.


The ideal Solicitor will have two years of experience working within a criminal department and will ideally have duty status. Our client will also consider applications from Solicitors who are police station accredited and can be trained up to obtain their duty status. The Solicitor should have knowledge of all areas of criminal law and, ideally, have had experience of attending both the police station and Court. Ideal candidates will be flexible and will be prepared to attend the police station outside of working hours.


This reputable Wiltshire based law firm boasts an array of excellent clients and a great reputation for the quality of their legal work and therefore offer excellent career prospects for any Criminal Duty Solicitor. The successful Solicitor joining the firm will discover that the firm offer a friendly working atmosphere and a good work life balance, whilst maintaining a high standard of work.


If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Hanna Robinson at eNL on or email or contact us via Linkedin

eNL is handling a number of Criminal Duty Solicitor vacancies throughout the Midlands and South West. If you are a Criminal Duty Solicitor looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know a Criminal Duty Solicitorwho may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).