Criminal Duty Solicitor

G2 Legal Limited
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an accredited Duty Solicitor seeking a role in a firm that specialise in criminal defence law?

This long-established firm have 3 offices across central and greater London and handle all manner of cases from general and serious crime matters such as murder, drug trafficking and terrorism; through to financial and business crime cases, including fraud, money laundering and regulatory offences.

Due to an ongoing increase in work, the firm is looking for 2 Duty Solicitors to join their successful team and to be based out of their Bromley office.

Your role as a Duty Solicitor will involve:

- Management of a busy caseload with a primary focus on advocacy work - Attending police stations and Magistrates' Courts, advising and representing clients
- Out of hours work (duty rota)
- Preparing cases of varying severity for trial

This will be a very ‘hands-on’ role and will involve spending a lot of time out of the office. The firm are flexible in terms of PQE as long as you hold the duty accreditation.

This is a highly attractive opportunity for an ambitious and self-motivated individual, keen to work on a busy and varied caseload and seeking long-term progression in criminal defence law. Knowledge of local courts would be beneficial but is not a pre-requisite for the role.

To be considered for the role please apply or send your CV over for review. For further information please contact Tom Stafford on .