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Criminal Solicitor (Preferably Court Duty Qualified)

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Criminal Solicitor (Preferably Court Duty Qualified)
City of London
Great + Benefits
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Chloe Stevens

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Updated: Tue, Jun 14, 2022 8:26 PM

Criminal Solicitor (Preferably Court Duty Qualified)

KHR is working with an established legal firm based in London that requires a highly motivated and ambitious qualified Criminal Solicitor. You will be joining a highly regarded, fast-growing Criminal Team within a boutique law firm. You will work out of their prestigious offices in the City managing both publicly funded and private client work.

The firm has an unrevealed reputation in criminal law both nationally and internationally and engages in criminal defense, extradition, fraud, cybercrime, confiscation, and asset recovery.

This will be a great opportunity to join a quality community within a supportive environment.

To be considered for this Criminal Solicitor role, you will be:
*A qualified solicitor – minimum of 2 – 5 years PQE
*Passionate about criminal law
*Keen to attend court with experience in Extradition
*Competent, highly organised, accountable, and able to independently manage your own caseload (both Magistrates’, Crown, and Higher Courts) with meticulous attention to detail
*Experienced in working for both publicly funded and private clients
*Able to demonstrate strong oratory and communication skills
*Experienced in working within a fast paced, expanding, and dynamic environment
*Able to develop positive relationships with clients and manage client expectations
*Effectively prioritise with an ability to meet deadlines and manage time effectively
*Keen to collaborate with and support the team
*Committed to the systemisation, overall growth of the department and ultimately the firm
*Commercially and financially aware including an ability to take responsibility for financial control of own client matters
*Marketing, networking, and business development skills
*Effective in generating new and repeat client referrals, inter-departmental cross referrals, and those within the firms trusted network
*Commercially minded, keen to attend networking & social events to promote the firm
*Rehearsed in the requirements under the CQS, SRA Accountancy Rules and Ani-Money Laundering & Bribery Regulations
*Have a following (preferred but not essential)

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