Crime Duty Solicitor

  • Job Reference: BH-36330
  • Date Posted: 26 March 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff Limited
  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Crime
  • Personnel Type: Solicitor

Job Description

Lexcel accredited practice in East London seeks a Crime Duty Solicitor on a full-time, permanent basis.

Joining our client’s thriving crime team based in London, the successful applicant will utilise their skills and expertise to handle a complex caseload of criminal matters with minimal supervision.


Representing clients detained at police stations
Attending police stations
Murder and manslaughter
Drug offences
Road traffic offences
Sexual allegations

The Candidate

Solicitors with at least one year’s PQE
Crime duty accreditation will be a pre-requisite or you are seeking to obtain this
Technically proficient in all aspects of criminal defence
IT literate with the ability to operate a computer-based case management system
Excellent communication and client care skills will be crucial

The Firm

Our client is a leading law firm that has been serving clients from across East London and the surrounding areas for over 30 years. Their dedication to excellence has been acknowledged nationally through several awards and accreditations, including Lexcel. Their expertise spans a vast array of legal disciplines, with a number of highly respected professionals advising within each group. Client care is at the core of the practice, an approach which has secured our client’s position as a strong competitor at both local and national levels.

Duty Solicitor – Crime

For further details of this Crime Duty Solicitor vacancy, please contact Marcus Stevens for further details.