Criminal / Duty Solicitor

  • Uxbridge
  • Permanent
  • £35,000 - £50,000 per annum

Are you a talented and driven Criminal Solicitor looking to take your career to the next level?

Our client, a thriving legal practice in Uxbridge seeking a dynamic individual to join their busy criminal department. As a Criminal Solicitor, you will have the opportunity to handle a diverse caseload, from police station attendances to magistrate’s court advocacy and crown court litigation.
 
Why chose this firm:

  • Criminal solicitors, especially those in London firms, can often seem larger than life. As a client facing charges, the last thing you need is advocacy that leaves you feeling intimidated or overwhelmed. This client is proud to keep their feet firmly on the ground!
  • Join a well-established Legal 500 firm with a strong reputation in the field.
  • Work in a collaborative and supportive environment.
  • Opportunity for professional growth and development.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Contribute to the pursuit of justice in the criminal justice system.

 
Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide expert legal representation for clients in police stations, magistrates court, and crown court.
  • Join an out-of-hours rota to cover overnight and weekend work.
  • Duty accreditation would be advantageous.
  • Build and manage a diverse caseload of criminal matters.
  • Work diligently to achieve client objectives while maintaining high-quality service.
  • Collaborate with a team of experienced legal professionals.

 
Qualifications and Experience:

  • Full Driving Licence.
  • Proven experience in advocacy in the Magistrates Court.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle a wide range of criminal matters.
  • Strong commitment to legal aid and private client service.
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines.
  • Self-motivated and passionate about the criminal law sector.

 
If you are a dedicated Criminal Solicitor with a passion for providing top-notch legal services and are ready to take on this exciting opportunity, I would love to hear from you.

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