19 Mar, 2024

Duty Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive

  • Stephen Rimmer Solicitors
  • Eastbourne, UK
Full time Lawyer Solicitor

Job Description

The ideal candidate must have a track record in representing and advising clients on a wide range of criminal matters at all stages of the criminal proceedings.

Duties will include:

·       Attending police stations to advise and represent clients

·       Advising and representing clients at Magistrates’ Courts

·       Preparing briefs to Counsel where necessary

·       Managing own case load

·       Having full conduct of the criminal case files from start to finish

·       Liaising with clients

·       Applying for Legal Aid

·       Complying with the firm’s file management and file organisation procedures, firm’s time recording procedures, and preparing bills / costing files

We are within a short walking distance from Eastbourne train station.

The firm falls under the following police station rotas/schemes: Eastbourne, Hastings and Brighton.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an established firm in East Sussex.  We offer a competitive remuneration and benefits package, along with a friendly and inclusive working environment.

Staff Type

Legal Staff

Competitive Salary

No

Sector

Other

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