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    Criminal Defence - High Court Advocate (HCA)

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Criminal Defence
  • Location: St. Helens, Merseyside
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 12/09/2019
  • Job reference: 41530_1568280008

Criminal Defence - High Court Advocate (HCA)


Salary Dependant on experience

An exciting opportunity for a Higher Court Advocate to join a successful and growing multi-office firm. A niche organisation specialising in the defence of serious crime and regularly instructed to represent and defend in extremely serious cases. This is a great opportunity to take that next major career step and join this busy team at their St Helens office. The firm prides itself on thorough defence case preparation and robust defence.

The Role;

To manage a caseload of various Criminal Defence files, the types of files you will encounter will include but not limited to;

  • Serious Crime
  • Assault
  • GBH
  • Drug Offences
  • Robbery
  • Business Crime
  • Fraud
  • White Collar Crime
  • Motoring Offences
  • General Criminal Matters

The Candidate:

You will need a minimum of two-year PQE be able to manage a varied caseload, be proactive and a good team member with a positive attitude. For duty registered Solicitors it is essential that you are willing to sign to the firm's rota when it becomes next available.

If this is a role that sounds of interest to you, please send your CV across to Simon at Clayton Legal on the link provided or alternatively call Clayton Legal to enquire about other opportunities. Please ensure before applying you have the prerequisite experience outlined above.

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