Criminal Solicitor

Location
Greater Manchester
Salary
Up to c£50,000 (DOE)
Posted
14 Jan 2021
Closes
02 Feb 2021
Ref
215282888
Contact
Lauren Harris
Job Title
Solicitor
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Criminal Solicitor, 2+ PQE, Greater Manchester – A Top 100 law firm in the North West are actively looking to appoint a Criminal Solicitor to join their Business Crime and Criminal Defence Team. 

JOB TITLE:                    Criminal Solicitor
PQE REQUIRED:            2+
LOCATION:                    Greater Manchester

SALARY:                        Up to c£50,000 (DOE)  

THE ROLE:
The successful Criminal Solicitor will join this firm’s reputable Business Crime and Criminal Defence team. You will be exposed to a range of high quality work and gain valuable experience to define your career in this area of law. Alongside handling your own caseload of Criminal matters, you will also be exposed to some of the team’s regulatory work and can expect to have some of these files incorporated into your existing caseload. This opportunity will also provide the appointed Criminal Solicitor with the opportunity to get involved in business development activities which will give you valuable skills and experience in to contribute to your success in this role.
 
THE CANDIDATE:
Applications are sought from Solicitors who possess a minimum of 2 years’ PQE in Criminal Law. It is essential that applicants are police station accredited and have prior experience of handling police work. You must be eager and willing to learn and adapt to this busy team’s way of working and have a passion for this area of law. Excellent time management and organisation skills are essential.
 
THE FIRM:
This Top 100 law firm has offices stationed nationwide. They offer a broad range of legal services to both commercial and private clients and place the utmost value on building and maintaining close working relationships with those clients. The firm offer a competitive base salary (dependant on experience) together with a generous benefits package.