Criminal Duty Solicitor

  • Competitive
  • Coventry
  • Posted: 28/02/2020
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 215279957

Job Details

Criminal Duty Solicitor, 2+ PQE, Coventry, Excellent Salary (DOE) plus extensive benefits, National law firm, with a vast network of offices. To apply or to register your interest, please call Lou on 0121 454 1004 and quote Job Ref:9957

The firm are looking for an enthusiastic Criminal Solicitor to expand their Private Crime Team. The team undertake a varied range of privately funded general crime and road traffic matters. You will be responsible for managing your own caseload and be required to undertake your own Magistrates' Court advocacy, including exceptional hardship applications and trials. Crime duty accreditation is essential as is the ability to manage a demanding caseload with minimal supervision. You must have a full driving licence and access to a vehicle. Essential requirements are experience of working with private clients and generating work outside of duty solicitor rotas/schemes - regulatory experience would be desirable .


• Attending police station interviews
• Representation in the Magistrates' Court
• Conducting advocacy
• Preparing cases for trial
• Representing vulnerable clients
• Liaising with CPS and courts
• Interviewing witnesses and drafting witness statements
• File management

If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Louise Evans on 0121 454 1004 or email or contact us via LinkedIn

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