Brighton, East Sussex
£76000 - £95000 per annum
7 months ago
Litigation Lawyer - Criminal / Regulatory
Large Regulatory Body
Up to £95k per annum
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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