Criminal & Duty Lawyer

Yolk Recruitment
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
From £24,000 to £50,000 per annum
27 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Criminal Lawyer (and Duty) Cardiff Base salary competitive out of hours The Opportunity An opportunity for an experienced Criminal Lawyer has arisen at a reputable group of Solicitors, the largest in the UK. The role is to be based in their Barry office which benefits from free parking in the immediate vicinity. The successful applicant will be a qualified lawyer and also a qualified duty solicitor. The role The role will be to deal with criminal matters within a high street law firm. The hours are 9am until 5.15pm Monday to Friday. The successful application will also be required to work on a rota basis for a Saturday morning shift (around 1 in every 12 weeks) and this is remunerated. In addition, you will be required to attend the police station as and when required, also remunerated accordingly. Skills / Experience · A qualified Solicitor within criminal law · A duty Solicitor · Excellent academics · Ability to work on own initiative and within a team · Punctual · Excellent organisation and communication skills · Ability to use word and Excel · Able to drive and have own car How to Apply If you believe that you have the skills and experience for the role – then please get in touch. We also offer a referral scheme for any candidates whose details are passed to us that we successfully place. If you have any further questions then please contact Natalie Markall at Yolk Recruitment on 02921 673725 Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying – then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities. This job was originally posted as