Civil litigation/Public Law/Criminal Solicitor

Chadwick Nott
Surrey, England, Guildford
Closing date
2 Feb 2021

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Sector/Practice Area
Crime, Personal Injury
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
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Civil litigation/Public Law/Criminal Solicitor

In-House/Permanent secondment


NQ to 8 years

£38,000 + DOE

Our client is a top 50 firm who specialist practitioners act exclusively for the police service, representing a diverse range of forces across England and Wales. As the largest dedicated police legal team in the country our client's lawyers have been involved in some of the most high profile and significant cases involving the police service over the last 10 years.

Our client is now looking to expand the team, who are on permanent secondment in Guildford, and are interested in hearing from lawyers at all levels. The role is varied and will involve effectively managing a large caseload of non-litigated and litigated police claims and to provide support in the form of assisting in the preparation of witness statements, preparing witnesses for trial, attending conferences with counsel and attending trial.

Claims can include but are not limited to false imprisonment, malicious prosecution and assault cases and lawyers are required to assist the Team Manager and other team members with their cases as well as involve themselves in client development, client training and networking.

This is a rare and interesting role. For more information and a confidential discussion please do contact Penny Heighway at Chadwick Nott

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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