Criminal Duty Solicitor

Location
England, London, South London
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum + Good Package
Posted
13 Oct 2016
Closes
10 Nov 2016
Ref
MR33243
Contact
Matthew Roby
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Criminal
PQE Level
2-4
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Criminal Duty Solicitor
South London - £40,000 - £45,000 pa

Position - Criminal Duty Solicitor
Criminal Law/Solicitor/Police Station Accreditation/Casework/Duty Solicitor/

A new opportunity has opened for a Solicitor to join the Criminal law team of a London based law firm. The role will be based out of the firm's South London offices and would be as a Duty Solicitor, attending, offering advice and representing clients at local police stations. With this in mind the firm are looking for a Solicitor with the necessary qualifications to attend police stations and local to the South London area. The firm would also need a solicitor with a background in handling a broad range of Criminal law cases and be able to do their own advocacy work. In turn this is a great opportunity for someone to work with one of the leading firms carrying out publicly funded legal matters, in an environment that not only offer career development support but also access to the latest in legal support infrastructure so the focus can remain on carrying technical legal matters.

Required Skills and Responsibilities;

- Able to represent clients at police station.
- Able to do your own advocacy.
- Experience in covering a broad range of Criminal law matters.

About you;

- Be a team player
- Be a driven individual
- Excellent communication skills

If you have any further questions about the role, please do not hesitate to give me a call and I would be more than happy to discuss this exceptional opportunity with you in more detail!

Salary is negotiable Dependent upon Experience

Please contact Matthew Roby, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration. If you have not been contacted within five working days you should assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

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