Recruitment

Job Description:

Police Discipline, Regulatory and Private Criminal Litigation - Solicitor / Barrister vacancy – (0-5 PQE)

  • Full time
  • Based at Leeds

 

Purpose of job:

We are looking to recruit an outstanding solicitor / barrister to join our team.

We are interested to hear from potential candidates who have experience of:

  • advising and representing Police Officers subject to criminal and discipline allegations;
  • Dealing with complex fraud and criminal cases in the Crown Court;
  • Dealing with regulatory cases.

If you are a NQ commercial litigator or working for a commercial firm and you are looking for a change of direction into regulatory law, we would like to hear from you.

 

Specific duties:

To work, as part of a team, advising the firm’s institutional, insurance and private clients.

To specifically deal with:

  • Police discipline cases;
  • Complex crime and fraud cases;
  • Police station interviews / cases at investigation stages;
  • To work with team members and assist with existing cases;
  • To work with external counsel and experts;
  • To travel within Yorkshire and Midlands as and when required to deal with clients.

 

Essential:  

  • We would expect the successful candidate to have a minimum of 0-5 years PQE in a criminal litigation practice or chambers, or be able to demonstrate the equivalent level of skills within a similar law practice;
  • A demonstrable enthusiasm for advising and representing Police Officers and Professionals;
  • Experience of dealing with interviews under criminal caution with the Police and or other regulators;
  • Excellent academic achievements;
  • A driving license and access to a car;
  • Police station accreditation qualification (preferred but not essential).

 

Skills:

The successful candidate will have excellent:

  • Client care skills;
  • Judgment;
  • Drafting and analytical skills;
  • Communication skills and ability to deal with senior investigators and professional regulators;
  • Excellent IT skills;
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritise.

 

Please apply with full CV and covering letter to:

  • Personnel Manager
  • By email – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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