Duty Solicitor

  • £40000 per annum
  • Bedfordshire
  • Posted: 07/07/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 215284914

Job Details

Criminal Solicitor, 2+ PQE, Bedfordshire – A successful, multi-service law firm in the South East are currently seeking experienced Criminal Duty Solicitors. To apply or register your interest, call Felicity Simpson on 020 7183 8586 and quote job ref: 4605

JOB TITLE: Criminal Solicitor
LOCATION: Bedfordshire
SALARY: up to c£40,000 DOE

This is an exciting role for an experienced and ambitious Criminal Solicitor to join a successful firm. The appointed Criminal Solicitor will be responsible for their own caseload of Crown Court, Magistrates’ Court and Police Station matters. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to, meeting with clients and taking instructions, file reviews, conducting advocacy and briefing Counsel where necessary. Ideally, the appointed candidate will be based locally so that they are able to travel to Court and Police Stations and required.

Applications are sought from Duty Solicitors that are Police Station Accredited who have experience of handling their own caseload for a minimum of 2 years. Duty Solicitors who are not currently on the rota are still encouraged to apply as the firm are happy to arrange this. Applicants must be motivated and confident in their ability to pick up on an existing caseload of files and be flexible in the event that cover is required out of office hours.

Contact Felicity Simpson at eNL on 0161 850 0745 or email felicity.simpson@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 vacancies throughout London and the South East. If you are a 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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