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SOLICITOR

7+ years PQE

The Role

A fantastic opportunity for an outstanding and experienced criminal Solicitor to join our busy and successful practice. As a senior member of the team, the ideal candidate will be highly motivated, dedicated, professional, a team player, have a genuine passion for criminal defence work and take pride in their work. Excellent client care and effective communication are essential. We are looking for someone to join our forward thinking and innnovative practice who matches us with enthusiasm, is keen to develop their own network and is confident holding their own in the police station as well as on their feet in the magistrates' court, when the need arises.  

A friendly, approachable and positive outlook are ideal qualities. 

We practise in all areas of criminal litigation including inquest and inquiry work and have an outstanding reputation in the industry.

Key Responsibilities

> Managing own caseload of Police Station, Magistrates Court and Crown Court files

> Police Station and Court attendance

> Assisting with Lexcel compliance

> Preparing articles on relevant areas for publication on the website and social media

Supervision of junior members of the team

Qualifications and Experience

> 7+ years PQE

> Confident and experienced in managing your own caseload

Experience dealing with a combination of legal aid and private clients

Knowledge of Lexcel compliance is desirable

Excellent oral and written communication skills

> Efficient case progression and effective work practices

What we offer

In return, we offer the opportunity to work at a long-established firm with an excellent reputation and exposure to cases across the whole spectrum of criminal law, representing clients from all walks of life. We believe in working hard but enjoying a work-life balance.

 

We are based in Victoria, which is a thriving and vibrant part of London in offices on a quiet centrally located street. The position is full time, presently fully office based but moving towards hybrid now that we have moved to a paperless office. Competitive package of market rate salary and performance based bonus.

> An opportunity to join our experienced, driven, diverse and family oriented team

> Competitive salary

> Bonus structure

> 20 days’ holiday in addition to UK bank holidays, office closure over Christmas and a bonus day off for your birthday

> Regular team days out

> Pension scheme with employer contribution

> Ongoing training and development​​

Apply

If you would like to apply for this role, please send your CV and covering letter to jf@hallinans.co.uk with the subject line ‘Solicitor vacancy – [Your name]

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