Vacancy: Criminal Defence Solicitor – Inverness (Maternity Cover)

This is a fixed term, 12 month maternity cover contract for a Grade 6 criminal defence solicitor within our Inverness PDSO office.

The successful post holder will be dealing with criminal cases at all levels with a focus on duty solicitor work both at courts and at police stations.

Please note, all candidates are required to hold a full, post-qualified and unrestricted practising certificate from the Law Society of Scotland, a valid driving licence and should have at least a year of criminal court experience in Scots Law and (desirably) experience in advising and assisting suspects in police detention.

Completed applications should be returned by midday on Monday 15 February 2021.

The job description and person specification with other relevant documents are available on our recruitment portal here.

***Speculative applications are also welcome for our other PDSO offices located around Scotland.***

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