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Duty Solicitor

60009
Competitive Salary
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Ella Britton

The Law firm we are currently working along side is looking to add to their Duty Criminal offerings. If you are a Qualified Duty Criminal Solicitor, with at least 1 PQE, this is a great opportunity for you to join one of the regions leading Law firm, based in their Peterborough Office. 

The successful candidate is expected to have Crime Duty accreditation while also having a great understanding of Criminal Law. It is essential that you are able to work with your own Criminal matters caseload. You will need excellent management, communication and organisational skills, proficiency in IT, and have a polite and patient manner.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To act as an advocate in court on a wide variety of cases
  • To prepare cases for Crown Court and to represent clients at police stations
  • To act as a Duty Solicitor
  • Drafting legal documents
  • To work outside office hours as necessary
  • Flexibility to travel and work from any of our offices and attend Courts at different locations
  • Ability to work within the discipline of office targets, budgets and billing requirements
  • To undertake appropriate continuing education to update and retain that knowledge

In return we are offering a competitive salary with out of hours payments, 25 days holiday year in addition to Bank Holidays, Bupa, pension scheme, death in service benefit of twice the annual salary and free parking.

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