Crime Solicitors

  • Job Reference: BH-36431
  • Date Posted: 3 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff Limited
  • Location: Bradford
  • Salary: £30,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Crime
  • Personnel Type: Solicitor

Job Description

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

This well-known Lexcel accredited Law Firm based in Bradford have recently instructed Law Staff to recruit either a criminal solicitor and a Crime Duty Solicitor for this exciting new opportunity.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a crime solicitor and 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 police stations
  • Drafting instructions to counsel and expert witnesses
  • Magistrates’ and Crown Court cases
  • Appeals in the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court
  • Bail applications
  • Murder
  • Appeals
  • Motoring offences
  • Drug offences
  • Fraud
  • Violent crimes


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 professions 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

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