8 months ago
Actions Against Police Solicitor - Leicester
Duncan Lewis, a Legal 500 & Chambers UK 2016 recognised firm of solicitors, employing over 700 staff & Consultants across the UK are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Fee Earner/Solicitor capable of satisfying the Legal Aid Agency Supervisor status for Actions against the Police.
You should have previous experience of own caseload of matters such as wrongful arrest, false imprisonment and professional negligence.
This is a rare and challenging opportunity, which offers excellent career prospects for the right candidate
Key Skills Required:
Have a strong ability to manage and supervise Trainees and Paralegals and be able to demonstrate continuous professional development throughout your career. The successful candidate must have experience in a broad range of public and privately funded Actions against Police work.
Be professional, have a pro-active approach and excellent client care skills. It will be important that you also have the ability to successfully market the Company and generate new business.
A competitive remuneration package is on offer to the right candidate.
(Consultancy terms are also available for those who would like to be their own boss and have a better work life balance- please visit our website for further details).
Please note that it is a requirement that all candidates must have a clean, valid Practising Certificate at the time of applying.
We are the fastest growing firm of Solicitors, with offices across London and the UK. We deal in a wide range of legal services that caters for clients on a public funding or private fee basis. Duncan Lewis is privileged to have several franchises from the Legal Aid Agency.
We look to recruit dedicated and talented employees in both legal and non-legal capacities, and we are always interested to receive applications from quality candidates, whether experienced or novice. If you can demonstrate a strong commitment to the areas of law provided by the firm, and you are keen to build a career with us, please click here to apply online with your details and CV.
Duncan Lewis is committed to Equal Opportunities and embraces diversity of its staff. The Company strives to ensure that our staff reflects the diversity of the communities we serve, which is reflective at all levels within our workforce.
We guarantee an interview for candidates that disclose a disability and meet the essential requirements for the post. Please provide additional details in your covering letter, if this applies.