BCL Legal Recruitment
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Regulatory and Criminal Defence Solicitor

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Location:
York and North Yorkshire
Salary:
£40,000.00 - 50,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
JLAW/68101

Description

Regulatory and Corporate Defence Solicitor

This small but growing regulatory team deals with the full remit of regulatory matters and is now looking to add to the team with a further solicitor with a regulatory or criminal defence background. York or Leeds based.

The team and the role

- Small partner-led team based in York
- Acts for a wide range of corporate and individual clients, both regional and national
- Defending companies and their key individuals who face investigation and prosecution for alleged breaches of criminal regulatory offences
- Crisis management and reputation management
- Very broad based remit including defending prosecutions and investigations brought by HSE, HMRC, CQC, SFO, BIS, OFT, FACT, local authorities and the police
- Managing all aspects of the case including advocacy as appropriate

Who are they looking for?

- A qualified solicitor with solid academics
- Experience across a range of regulatory work would be preferred, although the team has a track record of recruiting solicitors from a criminal defence background and are very open to talking to people from this background who want to move into regulatory work
- Ideally 2 or 3 years' PQE but possibly up to around 5PQE for the right person

What's on offer?

- A friendly but busy team in an open and relaxed but professional working environment
- Lovely offices in the heart of the legal district in central Leeds
- Highly competitive salary and benefits

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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