CRIMINAL DEFENCE SOLICITOR

Reference
VAC-10926
Contract Type
Full-Time
Practice Area
Criminal Court Work
Location
Dundee
Salary
From £31,480
PQE
0-2 yrs, 3 -4 yrs, 5+ yrs
Expiry Date
30/01/2018
The Public Defence Solicitors’ Office (PDSO) provides high quality criminal legal defence services in all of the criminal courts in Scotland. We are looking for a solicitor to join our team in Dundee.

Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly motivated team of solicitors dedicated to providing the best possible service to clients within Dundee and the surrounding area.

With a full, post-qualified and unrestricted practising certificate from the Law Society of Scotland, you will have a current, valid driving licence; at least a year of both criminal court experience in Scots Law and in advising and assisting suspects in police custody. Computer literacy in Word, Excel, time and case recording would be highly desirable.

In return our benefits package includes a competitive holiday entitlement and a contributory defined benefit pension scheme. To apply, please click the “Apply Now” button. For assistance, email recruitment@slab.org.uk or phone 0131 240 2027. Completed applications should be returned by 30 January 2018.

Interviews will likely be held at SLAB’s Headquarters in Edinburgh at short notice after the closing date.