Duty Crime Solicitor

Job Title: Duty Crime Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Reference: BBBH2039_1507912240
Contact Name: Sean Nicholson
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 13, 2017 17:30

Job Description

This is a great opportunity to join a growing firm with a privileged reputation in the local market that really believe in nurturing talent from within.

The Firm

Having been established for over 30 years this firm have a privileged reputation in the local market. This firm has an outstanding reputation for acting on behalf of individuals, in a diverse range of legal situations and consistently provide great outcomes for their clients. This firm values their clients and offer the highest standard of client care. For this reason alone, they have continuous work from referral of past clients. The firm have a modern, forward thinking culture and have an unrivalled staff retention rate, with a good work atmosphere the firm believes this makes their staff enthusiastic about their work and they have a great reputation for nurturing local talent from within.

The Role

This is a great opportunity for a Duty Solicitor to join a well-established local firm.

The Crime department is currently very busy with them having recently expanded. You will work on a broad range of work, attending police stations as a Duty Solicitor, you will manage a caseload of both Magistrates and Crown Court matters, the firm tend to get a wide variety of different offences making the role more interesting. They have a good reputation locally and do get a lot of referral work. The department has an excellent track record in terms of defending cases.


  • You will be a Duty Crime Solicitor NQ-2 Year PQE
  • You will have excellent technical knowledge, be ambitious and have a real focus on quality
  • Excellent prospect for progression
  • You will have a focus on delivering first-class client service
  • Salary will be dependent on your level of experience

This is a great opportunity to work at a well-established firm that is highly regarded in the local market.