Criminal Defence Solicitor

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Preston, Lancashire, North West
Full time
£30,000 - £40,000
17 days ago
Criminal Defence Solicitor


Competitive Salary

I am currently working with a leading law firm in Preston who are recruiting for a criminal defence solicitor to specialise within motor offences.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a fast-paced dynamic firm with an attractive salary.

You will have the Responsibility of handling your own technically complex caseload defending motoring offences arising from the use of drink and drugs; reviewing evidence and appropriately advising the client; advising clients on all aspects including guilty and not guilty pleas, technical and procedural issues, evidence, costs and potential penalties; Taking detailed witness and mitigation statements from the client and any relevant witnesses; instructing the right experts to assist your client’s case; instructing and liaising with Counsel, both at preliminary hearings and on the day of trial /sentencing hearing and taking and converting new enquiry calls and being able to properly advise on sentence, strategy and prices.

The ideal candidate will be a qualified solicitor (All PQE to be considered) or a chartered legal executive; they will hold strong knowledge of the criminal justice system and will also have experience in motoring law, primarily in defending offences involving drink and drugs.

Please don’t hesitate to send your CV for immediate consideration!

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