Criminal Duty Solicitor 1-10PQE

  • Bristol
  • Simpson Judge

JOB TITLE: Criminal Solicitor 1-10PQELocation: Bristol / Remote / Field Based Hours: Full Time, Remote, Court Visits, and Police Station Visits Salary: DOE PQE Competitive THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE: Duty-qualified Solicitor – not essential but beneficial / must be willing to work towards Experienced Crime solicitor minimum 1 PQE Experienced in both Legal Aid and Private Client Criminal lawDAY TO DAY Predominantly Legal Aid but also some Private Client Matters too Police Station visits Court Visits Prepare thoroughly for all hearings, pleas, or trials. To carry out advocacy in Magistrates Court and the Crown Court. Instruct Agent Solicitors and Counsel to attend the Magistrates Courts. When required, attend, and contribute to firm meetings.* Provide advice and assistance at Police Stations, participating to the firm’s out of hours rotaOpportunity to progress to head of department position You can go into the office as and when it suits you but you must be in or around the Bristol area for Court and Police station visits.