Crime Duty Solicitors

  • Job Reference: BH-36715
  • Date Posted: 10 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff Limited
  • Location: Barnsley
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Crime
  • Personnel Type: Solicitor

Job Description


CRIME SOLICITORS - HYBRID WORKING - SALARY £35,000 - £45,000 DOE

This well-known accredited Law Firm with two offices, based in both West and South Yorkshire have recently instructed Law Staff to recruit either a criminal solicitor and a Crime Duty Solicitor for this exciting new opportunity, Based at their Yorkshire offices.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a crime solicitor with the intention to become a crime duty solicitor or a crime duty solicitor who may be newly qualified (NQ), although experienced solicitors looking for a fresh challenge are invited to be considered.

The successful solicitor will handle a demanding caseload of criminal matters, whilst proving to have an outstanding client care skills.

Responsibilities

• Representing clients detained at police stations
• Attending on clients in the Magistrates Court
• Drafting instructions to counsel and expert witnesses
• Dealing with a wide variety of Crown Court cases.

The Candidate

• NQ solicitors and Duty Solicitors will be considered
• At least 1 years fee earning within Crime matters
• Duty accreditation is not essential, the client would be happy to train a suitable candidate
• Personable with clear and concise communication skills
• Able to meet tight deadlines whilst maintaining high levels of accuracy
• Strives for high standards in their work
• Has a great attention to detail and demonstrates a strong work ethic

The Firm
Our client is a long-established firm that is staffed by experienced professionals who together offer a wide range of legal services to both individuals and businesses alike. This multi-office practice prides themselves on being able to offer first-class advice and legal services to their clients while at the same time adding a personal touch and developing and building strong relationships.

Benefits

• Hybrid working opportunities
• Fantastic office facilities
• Generous fee share scheme for own client work introduced to the firm

Please either forward your CV details direct to Marcus Stevens mstevens@law-staff.co.uk, who has been retained by this client. Alternatively please call for an informal discussion on 01954208064.

Vacancy Reference Number: 36715

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