Accredited Police Station Representative
Edwards Duthie Shamash Solicitors, a legal 500 firm, has a vacancy for an Accredited Police Station Representative.
This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and enthusiastic individual to join our respected criminal department. Based at our Ilford/ Stratford office you will work closely with members of our experienced criminal law team to manage a varied caseload.
Main duties & responsibilities
In addition to attending Police Stations, the role will also involve assisting fee earners within the department with all aspects of their work including: undertaking research, case administration and document management, analysis of information /evidence, attending meetings with clients and counsel, attending at court appearances and drafting witness statements.
Training and close supervision would be provided by senior fee earners within team.
Skills & Experience
Successful candidates will have: –
- Police Station Accreditation
- A good working knowledge of criminal law and procedure.
- Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
- Exceptional attention to detail.
- Ability to organise work and meet deadlines.
- Good IT skills.
You will be able to demonstrate the highest standards of client care, quality advice to clients and flexibility in your approach to work.
Suitable candidates may be considered for a training contract after a qualifying period.
Applications to include CV and Covering Letter