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Criminal Law
Up to £55k
Rachel Phillips
20 days ago

Criminal Duty Solicitor

Location: Bristol

Salary: Up to circa £55,000 (DOE)

The opportunity

TSR Legal are proud to be working with a Bristol-based firm specialising in criminal law. This firm is currently seeking a Criminal Duty Solicitor to become an integral part of their dynamic team, delivering robust legal defence services.

As a Criminal Duty Solicitor, you will play a pivotal role in navigating complex legal defences. Your expertise will be crucial in cases involving intricate defences such as insanity, automatism, intoxication, and duress. You will be the cornerstone for clients facing serious charges, providing them with the highest level of representation and advocating for their rights with tenacity and insight.


Candidates must possess a solid grounding in criminal law, with a PQE of at least 2 years within a criminal practice. The ideal solicitor will have a proven track record of handling a broad range of criminal cases, including those with intricate defence strategies. Accreditation as a Duty Solicitor is essential, as is the ability to manage a demanding caseload with a high degree of professionalism and competence.


In return, the firm offers a competitive salary package, commensurate with experience and qualifications. You will benefit from a supportive work environment that values continuous professional development. The firm’s commitment to work-life balance is reflected in their flexible working arrangements, designed to support the well-being of their team members.

Apply now

If you have the skills, experience, and drive to excel in this challenging and rewarding field please contact Rachel Phillips in confidence on 02920 388100 /