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VACANCY: Criminal Defence Solicitor, PDSO Edinburgh
29 October 2019
The Public Defence Solicitors’ Office (PDSO) are currently looking for a permanent solicitor in our Edinburgh office.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly motivated team of solicitors dedicated to providing the best possible service to clients within some of Scotland’s busiest courts.
You can download the job description and submit your application on our recruitment website. The closing date for applications is Wednesday 15 January.
You can also contact Paul Haran, Head of Office at PDSO Edinburgh, on 07720 724121 if you would like any further information or an informal discussion about the role.
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