Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Swansea
Salary: Depending on experience
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: RD26723A
Contact Name: Ricardo Dacosta
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 13, 2017 11:00

Job Description

Crime Duty Solicitor sought for accredited criminal defence firm in Swansea.

The Firm
Accredited by trusted legal bodies, this firm is acknowledged as a leader in criminal defence legal services. Specialists in their field, the firm is staffed by expert Lawyers who are renowned for their professional and client-focussed approach. The firm is located in thriving city Swansea and has both a local and UK wide reach. It offers challenging and rewarding work for its Lawyers and is recognised for investing in its staff and creating a work environment where job satisfaction rates are high.

The Role
A new and exciting opening has arisen for the role of Crime Duty Solicitor at this leading specialist criminal defence firm. The successful Crime Duty Solicitor will manage their own caseload of criminal defence cases and attend clients at police stations and Magistrates’ Courts including some out of hours work. The firm is looking to hire a Crime Duty Solicitor with robust advocacy and time management skills. To be considered for this role, you must be able to complete the CRM12 Duty Solicitor Application Form by Friday 6th October 2017. The firm recognises and rewards staff achievement making this an opportune chance for the right Lawyer to progress their career.

Please contact Ricardo quoting reference RD26723 when applying for this position.

The Candidate
To be considered for this role:
You must be a qualified Solicitor with solid criminal defence experience.
You will be Duty accredited.
You must be able to complete the CRM12 forms by Friday 6th October 2017.
You will be technically highly proficient.
You will have excellent skills in communication with clients and fellow professionals involved in criminal proceedings.
You will have strong advocacy skills.
You will be able to attend clients in and out of hours.

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