Duty Solicitor - Crime

Recruiter
Thornton Legal
Location
Preston
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a large regional law firm in Lancashire with a highly reputable Criminal Department spread across its multiple offices.

They are looking to recruit an experienced Duty Solicitor/Accredited Police Station Representative to manage a caseload of various criminal matters and attend the police station on a rota basis (both in and out of hours), including motoring offences, white collar crime, fraud and general crime.

Higher Court Advocate qualification would be desirable but not mandatory.

This established department continues to thrive and looking to bolster the crown court/magistrates court and duty solicitor services with a strong commitment to the future growth and development of the business. With an ambitious mind set, yet approachable and down to earth attitude, the firm provides an exciting place for long term career development and progression. Whilst they do look for highly motivated and driven individuals, they also have a strong commitment to work life balance and flexibility.

Salary up to £35,000.

Stated PQE and salary levels are for guidance only. All applications demonstrating the skills necessary to fulfil the role will be considered

Up to £250 paid in vouchers for successful referrals. Terms and conditions apply, please ask for details.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply through the advert or contact Nick Tappin at Thornton Legal directly. All applications treated in strictest confidence.

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