Criminal Defence Solicitor

Klein Hamilton Recruitment
24000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual
24 Nov 2021
22 Dec 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Criminal Defence Solicitor, Legal Executive, Duty Solicitor, Permanent, Full-Time, Part-Time, Mansfield, Nottingham

An ambitious Criminal Defence Solicitor/Legal Executive is required by a multi-disciplinary high street firm based in Mansfield with offices also in Nottingham and Shirebrook.

The successful candidate will join a thriving Criminal Defence department which is based primarily in Mansfield but sees increasing scope to work from Nottingham. The Role could be adapted to suit the right candidate so would be suitable for someone looking for full or part time work and at any stage of their career.

Duty accreditation is desirable but not essential so long as the candidate is committed to obtaining this as quickly as possible.

Any successful applicant would be expected to run their own case load of Police Station, Magistrates' Court and potentially Crown Court matters. There is an internal rota for out of hour's work which would include any applicant.

This is an excellent opportunity which will help provide personal and career development opportunities; allowing the candidate to build upon their skills and experience within a progressive, well-established practice.

The role will include:

• Court work and advocacy

• Advising clients at the police station

• Identifying and developing potential client relationships

• Conducting own caseload in an efficient manner

• An ability to manage own workloads and prioritise those of support staff

You will be motivated and passionate about supporting vulnerable clients as well as having excellent client care skills. In addition you need to be:

• Highly motivated, forward thinking and confident with

• Good organisational skills, and an ability to prioritise their own workload and that of support staff


• Six weeks holiday plus bank holidays

Vacancy Information:

• Location: Mansfield

• Salary range: GBP24,000 - GBP45,000 per annum

• Job type: Permanent

• Job Section: Private Practice

• Working Hours: Full time/ Part time available

• Reference: AB111

• Contact: Alison Bradley

About Klein Hamilton Recruitment

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Criminal Defence Solicitor, Legal Executive, Duty Solicitor, Permanent, Full-Time, Part-Time, Mansfield, Nottingham

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