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Locum Criminal Duty Solicitor

  • £35 - £45 per hour
  • Barnsley, South Yorkshire
  • Contract/Interim
  • Legal, Private Practice

Sellick Partnership are currently working with a well established law firm where an exciting opportunity has arisen for a locum criminal solicitor to work on their crime team in Barnsley

About The Role

The successful Criminal Solicitor will be involved with the following duties:

  • Covering all aspects of work from police station attendances, Magistrates Court advocacy and Crown Court litigation
  • Handling a caseload of work within the Magistrates Court
  • Providing high standards of service to private and publicly funded clients
  • Attending clients at police stations
  • Providing advice and advocacy within the Magistrates Court
  • Acting as Litigator on Crown Court cases
  • Liaising with clients
  • Applying for Legal Aid
  • Managing a full caseload and ongoing work coming into the department
  • Servicing your Duty Solicitor Rotas

About You

The ideal Criminal Solicitor candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • Be a qualified solicitor with ideally 3 - 5 years' experience
  • An ability to work collaboratively with other members of the team
  • A real passion for Criminal Law

If you feel like you have the skills and qualifications necessary for this Criminal Solicitor position, please do not hesitate to apply within. Additionally, if you have any further questions, please contact Amie Foley at Sellick Partnership.

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Amie Foley Senior Consultant

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