CRIMINAL DUTY SOLICITOR

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Criminal Duty Solicitor | Bristol | Full Time | £40,000 to £50,000 P.A. Criminal Duty Solicitor A highly competent and skilled Criminal Duty Solicitor is required to join a busy and successful team based in Bristol. This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic crime duty solicitor to join a fantastic practice that values its people and invests in creating a great working environment. Main Responsibilities of the Role: * Providing representation at police stations * Conducting advocacy in the Magistrates Courts/Crown Court * Negotiating with prosecutors on behalf of clients * Managing a caseload efficiently, including keeping detailed records, meeting deadlines, and ensuring that all necessary paperwork is completed accurately and submitted on time. * Conducting thorough investigations into the facts surrounding the case, gathering evidence, and building a defence strategy. This may involve interviewing witnesses, reviewing police reports, and consulting with experts if necessary. * Ensuring that all legal work is conducted in accordance with relevant laws, regulations, and ethical guidelines governing the practice of law in the UK. Key Skills Required: * Crime Duty accreditation and Police Station Accredited. * Committed and highly driven. * Must have a clean, valid Practicing Certificate at the time of applying. * Strong management skills. * Committed team player and adapt well to new challenges. * Professional with a pro-active approach; excellent client care skills and ability to deal with vulnerable client matters in a sensitive manner to deal and resolve complicated practicalities. * Ability to use own initiative and sound judgment. * Excellent IT Skills -familiar with Microsoft Office applications and document management skills. * Ability to work well under pressure and tight deadlines with minimal supervision * Strong advocacy skills On offer * Great career progression opportunity to progress in the firm * Working part of a recognised team / firm * Extensive training and development Vacancy Information: * Location: Bristol (Hybrid working) * Salary range: £40,000 to £50,000 P.A. * Job type: Permanent * Job Sector: Legal * Working Hours: Full Time

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