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    Criminal Defence Solicitor - LAA Supervisor - Manchester

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Criminal Defence
  • Location: Sale, Greater Manchester
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 09/02/2021
  • Job reference: 48616_1612890528

Criminal Defence | Solicitor - LAA Supervisor | Manchester | Salary Negotiable

We are a full-service law firm based in Manchester and have a long-established history. They are looking to specifically recruit within their already established Criminal Defence team.


The firm has recently embarked upon an ambitious strategic plan. As part of their growth strategy, they are looking to expand their busy Criminal Defence team. They are seeking to recruit an experienced Criminal Defence Solicitor who is experienced in attending Police Stations as well as Trials within the Magistrates Court. My client would also like someone who is capable of Crown Court Preparation and someone who can deal with their own admin.

What the firm will do for you:

You can expect to be challenged with complex legal work. Whilst they expect a lot, they really value their team members. They want their staff to stay with them for the long term, and they work hard to create a culture and environment that people flourish in.

In return for your expertise and dedication, they will provide you with the support required to help you succeed as a trusted adviser to clients and professional contacts alike.

The candidate:

* Qualified Solicitor (must be Duty Accredited and able to tick boxes to become a supervisor)

* Commercially minded with business development skills to support plans for growth and develop your own career.

* Excellent technical, IT, client care and communication skills

* Able to lead on transactional and advisory commercial legal work, whilst knowing when to ask for supervision

* Self-motivated and professional

The offer:

In exchange for your hard work and commitment, they will offer:

* A competitive remuneration package and additional benefits

* A supportive and friendly working environment

* The opportunity to work for a firm that prides itself on top quality, complex and challenging work

* Excellent training and a structured approach to personal development through our competency framework

This role will suit someone with a strong litigation background and someone who would like to practice within a specialised practice.

If you would like to apply for this role, please forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to or call Simon on 01772 259121 for an informal discussion.

At Clayton Legal we passionately believe your talent matters, so we specialise in recruiting the best legal talent and connecting this to the right opportunities. Clayton Legal is recognised as the talent partner of choice with clients ranging from small legal practices to international and global law firms. Whether you're looking for total recruitment outsourcing or a single appointment, or an overview of the recruitment market our award recognised service can confidently meet your talent needs.

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