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Criminal Duty Solicitor

  • Job reference: HN1209DSRL
  • Location: Manchester
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified
Job description: Role: Duty Solicitor - Criminal
Location: Manchester
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000

A brilliant opportunity for a Duty Solicitor to work for a specialist criminal law firm. They are located just south of Manchester city centre and require a Duty Solicitor who specialises in Crime. The role will have particular emphasis on magistrates court work and specifically protest work. The firm are very well established and work with police stations around Manchester, Lancashire and Cheshire. The successful candidate will be police station accredited and have a genuine passion for this type of work.

Experience Required;

*A minimum of 3 years as a Criminal Duty Solicitor
*Previous experience within various police stations
*Strong experience with magistrates court
*Knowledge of protest cases would be an advantage
*Ability to run your own caseload to a high standard
*Ability to build good working relationships with members of the team and clients

Other information;

*Negotiable start and finish times to suit work/life balance
*Working from home possibilities
*Salary £30,000 - £40,000 DOE
*Interviews available immediately

Should you wish to discuss this role before applying, please contact Harry Northrop on 01772 208969 or email

The benefits of working through Service Care Legal;

*Excellent pay rates
*Exceptional referral bonuses
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Service Care Legal is a specialist recruitment agency supplying temporary and permanent professionals to Private Practices, Local Authorities and In-house Legal Departments nationwide. We have in-depth experience of recruiting at all levels within the legal industry and consultants who specialise in specific markets to ensure you have a dedicated point of contact who's an expert in your area.
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