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Crime Solicitor in Manchester – Locum

A new vacancy has arisen for a crime solicitor locum with a solicitors firm based in Manchester – equidistant from Victoria and Piccadilly stations and near Deansgate. They are looking for an experienced solicitor to pick up the caseload of a departed member of staff. The person will need to be familiar with Legal Aid and, ideally, will also have experience of acting for insurance funded/privately funded clients. The person will need to have a very high standard of correspondence, excellent client communication skills and meticulous organisational skills. There’s a possibility of the role becoming permanent if that’s of interest. The firm advertises itself as a friendly 14-strong team specialising in crime and regulatory law.

The length of the assignment is going to be at least 2 months.

Consultant dealing: Jonathan Fagan

Date posted: 8th September 2016


Jonathan Fagan is a legal recruitment consultant for Interim Lawyers and Managing Director of Limited. "I have been recruiting solicitors and legal support staff for law firms and in house legal departments for over 20 years. I am a non-practising solicitor, on the Roll since June 2000, and also a director of the Ten-Percent Group of Legal Recruitment websites. I also regularly comment on legal recruitment via my blog Interim Lawyers is the specialist locum arm of the Ten-Percent group and we have over 1100 locums on the books. We can usually keep our locums busy throughout the year, although it does very much depend on the market and fields of law. Get in touch with me to register assignments or look for locum work."