Overview

Criminal Duty Solicitor, Kent, 2+ PQE – An excellent opportunity has arisen for Duty Solicitor to join this warm and successful team in Kent on a part-time basis. Please call Bessie Phelps in confidence on 020 7183 8586.

JOB TITLE:                  Criminal Duty Solicitor                  

PQE REQUIRED:         2+

LOCATION:                  Kent

SALARY:                       £Competitive

THE ROLE:

Our client is a strong and recognised firm with offices in London and Kent. With a large existing team of junior lawyers, they are now looking to expand and are seeking to appoint a Criminal Duty Solicitor for one of their offices in Kent. The appointed individual will work on a part-time basis, working approximately 14 hours a week in line with Legal Aid Agency requirements.

 

THE CANDIDATE:

The appointed candidate will be an experienced Criminal Duty Solicitor who is able to handle their own caseload under minimal supervision. You will have experience on working on a range of criminal matters, including attending the police station and carrying out matters in the Magistrates and Crown Court. The ideal candidate will have worked on files such as matters ranging from less serious crimes including driving offences to the most serious offences including murder and sexual offences.

 

THE FIRM:

This dynamic, national law firm have gone from strength to strength in the past few years and now boast 6 offices across the South-East. They are committed to excellent practice and providing a client-centred service based on knowledge and pragmatic advice. Supportive and promoting of a work-life balance, this is a wonderful opportunity for a Criminal Duty Solicitor to join a well-established firm.


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Contact Bessie Phelps
bessie.phelps@enllegal.co.uk020 7183 8586