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Criminal/ Regulatory Lawyer

  • Location

    Brighton, East Sussex

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit, In-House

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £76000 - £95000 per annum

  • Consultant:

    Amy Swain

  • Email:

    amy.swain@sellickpartnership.co.uk

  • Reference:

    921406_1625759552

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-07

  • Consultant:

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Litigation Lawyer - Criminal / Regulatory

Large Regulatory Body

Up to £95k per annum

Permanent

Brighton, Sussex

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Litigation Lawyer to join a large Regulatory Body.

As a Litigation Lawyer you will deal with large complex fraud and finance related cases and

work/ liaise with a range of stakeholders, such as Enforcement Agencies, financial investigators and Counsel and lead and advise on Criminal case matters.

Other duties will include:

  • identify and advise on legal risk
  • provide advice which facilitates the effective progression and management of cases, meeting statutory and policy objectives and organisational priorities as set out in the Corporate Strategy
  • advise and support, or lead where necessary, criminal and/or regulatory investigations, in conjunction with external experts, legal advisers and suppliers
  • advise on effective analysis of material and compliance with disclosure obligations
  • ensure summons, associated prosecution materials and other pleadings, whether drafted internally by the client, by you or by counsel are appropriate and effective
  • attend and conduct advocacy at first appearances, PTPH and substantive magistrates' and crown court hearings and in other regulatory/civil proceedings and forums (subject to rights of audience)

Required skills and experience:

  • A qualified Solicitor or Barrister
  • high awareness of current criminal law precedents and developments, as well as strategic trends and issues
  • relevant experience of working with other agencies, regulatory, investigatory and prosecuting bodies
  • detailed and tactical working knowledge criminal procedure rules and associated court and hearing practices and procedures
  • comprehensive post qualification experience of providing consistent, clear, audience tailored risk-based legal advice on a range of criminal matters within a regulatory context, including complex cases, fraud, financial misconduct

Benefits of the role:

  • Civil Service Pension arrangements, which are recognised as some of the best in the pensions world
  • Discretionary bonus arrangements
  • 25 days annual leave provision
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Development opportunities
  • Enhanced parental leave arrangements
  • A free employee assistance programme
  • An excellent office location in Brighton

If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience for this role, please apply now, or contact Amy Swain at Sellick Partnership for a confidential chat on 0161 834 1642, or via email on amy.swain@sellickpartnership.co.uk.

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