Criminal Solicitor - Duty status


  • £30000 - £45000 per annum
  • Manchester
  • Posted: 02/06/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 215284517

Job Details

Criminal Solicitor – Duty status required, Manchester, Legal 500 recognised law firm - To apply please call Melanie on 0161 850 0745 and quote Job Ref: MD4517


JOB TITLE: Criminal Solicitor – Duty qualified
PQE: At least 12 months experience
LOCATION: Manchester

THE ROLE:
The Criminal Solicitor will join a successful team, taking on a broad range of criminal matters attending Police Stations and Magistrates’ Courts, as part of the Court and Police Station Duty Rota Scheme. You will be tasked with handling a complex and sensitive caseload, ranging from bail applications and serious fraud to Murder, Drug and theft cases. The role offers high levels of senior associate and partner contact, providing a fully supportive environment in which you will be able to excel.

THE CANDIDATE:
The successful Criminal Solicitor will have a proven track record in a wide range of criminal matters and be confident attending police stations and representing clients at Court. It is essential that you have achieved Duty Status and are prepared to be listed on the Duty rota. You will be experienced in criminal defence matters and be looking to excel with a well-established Legal 500 firm. You will be passionate about this sector and motivated to provide practical and high-quality client service to all legal aid and private clients.

THE FIRM:
This is an ambitious Legal 500 firm with a clear plan for expansion and growth within it Manchester office. In line with its expansion, you can expect your career aspirations to be fully supported and opportunities for promotion to senior roles will be on offer.


HOW TO APPLY:
Contact Melanie Daly at eNL on 0161 850 0745 or email melanie.daly@enllegal.co.uk with your CV, or simply call for a confidential discussion. eNL will never share your CV with a third party without your express permission. As part of our candidate care process, we aim to respond to all applications in 7 days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale, your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

eNL is handling a number of Criminal Solicitor vacancies throughout the North West of England. If you are a Criminal Solicitor looking for a move, please call now.

eNL has a number of permanent, locum and consultant vacancies for private practice law firms, the public sector and FTSE in-house organisations, throughout England & Wales. If you are legally qualified or in a legal business support role and considering a career move, do get in touch, or go to https://www.enllegal.co.uk/enl/register-with-us to register your interest.

In addition, if you know any legal professionals that may be interested in a new role, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (T&C’s apply).


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