Duty Solicitor

  • Dudley
  • Permanent
  • £38,000 - £50,000 per annum

Join a Respected Law Firm Dedicated to Exceptional Criminal Defense Representation

Our prestigious client has a long-standing commitment to providing unparalleled legal services in the field of criminal defence. Renowned for unwavering dedication to achieving excellence, I am currently searching for an accomplished Criminal Duty Solicitor to join a  dynamic team at any of their offices in Dudley, Walsall, or Worcester.


  • Competitive salary, with a maximum package of £50,000.
  • Access to abundant opportunities for professional growth and development.
  • Exposure to a diverse range of challenging criminal cases.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment fostering continuous learning and growth.
  • An opportunity to make a significant difference in the lives of clients seeking expert legal representation.

Position Overview:

As a Criminal Duty Solicitor, you will play a crucial role in handling a diverse spectrum of responsibilities encompassing Magistrates and Crown Court casework, attending police stations and prisons for client representation, and managing a variety of criminal matters. This role presents a remarkable opportunity to take on challenging cases and make a lasting impact in the realm of criminal law.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage a demanding caseload involving Magistrates and Crown Court cases.
  • Represent clients during interviews and hearings at police stations and prisons.
  • Provide expert legal advice and representation in a professional and empathetic manner.
  • Exhibit specialized proficiency in various areas of criminal law, particularly in Regulatory and Business offenses, including trading standards, health & safety, food hygiene, and environmental prosecutions.


  • Demonstrable experience as a Duty Solicitor, with eligibility for the next Duty Rota.
  • Profound knowledge and expertise in the field of criminal law.
  • Outstanding advocacy and communication skills.
  • Capacity to work autonomously and collaboratively as part of a team.
  • Strong commitment to maintaining the highest ethical and professional standards

If you are an experienced and dedicated Criminal Duty Solicitor seeking a stimulating and fulfilling role in criminal defense, I invite you to apply.

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