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Crime Solicitor 0-2 years PQE – Oxfordshire VAC 15553

Crime Solicitor sought by medium sized Oxfordshire solicitors firm. This is a specialist LAA-funded crime firm and well established.

The role is salaried and full time – the firm are looking at someone around the 0-2 year PQE mark, but all levels of PQE welcome to apply.

Salary levels are appropriate for the sought after level of experience.

Firm are based just outside Oxford.

Good background in a crime role to date essential. Whilst police station accreditation (PSQ) would be very helpful, it is not essential.

When applying, please make sure that your CV details all your crime work to date. 1/2 page of bulletpointed information about the following:

Cases worked on, types of cases dealt with, any advocacy to date (including judge in chambers bail applications etc.. if coming up to qualification, and if already qualified details of any trials, admin hearings, bail applications, sentencing hearings etc..), LAA forms completed, police station work covered, file preparation work dealt with – eg preparing bundles, briefs to Counsel, defence statements, witness statements, advice letters to clients. Number of files worked on at any time also useful.

Current salary and notice period also helpful.

Apply with a CV by email to Jonathan Fagan at Ten-Percent Legal Recruitment. Closing date is the end of January 2015. Email to

Jonathan Fagan

Jonathan Fagan LLM FIRP is Managing Director of Ten-Percent Legal Recruitment. He has been recruiting solicitors and legal support staff for law firms and in house legal departments for over 17 years and handles roles from junior fee earners through to partners and law firm sales/purchases. A non-practising solicitor on the Roll since 2000, he is also the author of a number of legal career books, which are available at You can contact Jonathan at