Criminal Solicitor

JMC Legal
England, Derbyshire, Derby
£30000 - £55000 per annum
31 Dec 2020
22 Jan 2021
James Wootton
Job Title
Practice Area
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

This forward-thinking Firm with regional roots and a growing presence throughout the East Midlands is going through another period of growth, and therefore are seeking talented Lawyers to service their high-quality regional and national client base.

They have already established themselves within the area as a leading provider across many services, of which they are Legal 500 ranked. With plans to further expand their offerings, they have created a number of exciting opportunities for commercially minded Lawyers to join them in this exciting period of growth where you will benefit from the shared knowledge culture and enviable work environment that can be found across all offices.

The Firm

This cooperative and supportive firm encourage teamwork across all areas of the business allowing you to work closely with the senior management team meanwhile giving you all the tools to develop your own regional client base. As a leading regional full-service law firm, they boast a varied client base including many household names and are always seeking commercially minded fee earners to add to this impressive list of clients.

You will be developed and encouraged by the Partners to be actively involved in attending networking events and presenting at seminars to increase your own client base and the firm's regional profile. This is an all-inclusive firm who have an industry leading and ongoing training & development program, along with an enviable employee benefits arrangement which in turn has given them outstanding employee retention rates across all offices.

The Role

The firm requires a senior Solicitor of 3 years + PQE to join their award-winning crime department, duty status would be highly desirable, however the firm can organise this.

Due to the Legal 500 status of the firm the quality of work here will be exceptional. This would be a real step up for a Solicitor practicing Criminal Law and would offer so much opportunity to become a recognised figure in this area of law.


  • Solicitor with a minimum of 5 years PQE
  • Confident advocacy style together with excellent client care skills

The role will involve working predominantly from the office based in Derby, with the participation in rotas prepared for 'out of hours' Police Station attendances and remand courts an essential requirement of the position.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.

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