Duty Solicitor

  • Margate
  • Permanent
  • £35,000 - £45,000 per annum

Are you passionate about justice and making a difference in people’s lives? Look no further!

Our client, are a leading multiservice law firm dedicated to providing access to justice for all. With specialisations in criminal defence, family law, housing, civil liberties, and human rights, I am seeking a talented Duty Solicitor to join this esteemed Crime Team at their Margate office.

About the firm:

  • Renowned Legal 500 and Chambers UK recommended firm
  • Commitment to excellence and client-centered service
  • Dynamic and growing team environment
  • Opportunity for professional growth and development

Why join this firm:

  • Positive and supportive work environment
  • Opportunity for career advancement and specialization
  • Exposure to industry specialists and ongoing professional development
  • Competitive salary based on experienceAre you passionate about justice and making a difference in people’s lives? Look no further! We are a leading multiservice law firm dedicated to providing access to justice for all. With specializations in criminal defense, family law, housing, civil liberties, and human rights, we’re seeking a talented Duty Solicitor to join our esteemed Crime Team at our Bromley office

The Role: As a Duty Solicitor, you’ll play a crucial role in the Crime Team, representing clients detained at police stations and handling a diverse caseload of criminal defense matters. Responsibilities include:

  • Advocacy in Magistrates’ Court, including summary trials
  • Managing a demanding caseload with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrating excellent communication and advocacy skills
  • Passion for publically funded work and commitment to justice
  • Building strong client relationships and working collaboratively within a team

About You:

  • Minimum 1 year PQE in criminal matters
  • Crime duty accreditation preferred (or willingness to obtain)
  • IT proficiency and attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Professionalism, pragmatism, and positive attitude
  • Strong client relationship and team-building skills

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