Corporate Defence & Regulatory (NQ - 5yrs' PQE)
£40,000 - £55,000


Cheshire, All North West, Greater Manchester, Liverpool

Areas of Law:
Criminal Defence, Regulatory/Health and Safety

Job Type:

0-2 years qualified, 2-4 years qualified, Newly Qualified

Private practice

0345 300 3577

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Our client is a national law firm, and recognised as a market leader in this niche area. It has a long established reputation of advising and representing companies facing investigation or prosecution by regulatory authorities including The Health and Safety Executive (HSE), Trading Standards, Environmental Health Authority, The Environment Agency and Local Authorities.

The quality of work is second to none and the team is regularly retained on major investigations, inquests and enquiries.  Many of the cases can be critical and highly sensitive for clients and often attract media attention. 

A new vacancy has arisen for a lawyer experienced in corporate defence and criminal proceedings. Technical expertise should include HSE cases. Initially, the focus will be on HSE but scope to later include other proceedings including Environmental, Trading Standards, Professional Disciplinary or Financial breaches. 

You will be able to demonstrate previous experience (either as a trainee or PQE) in: 

•    Preliminary involvement with advising on investigations.
•    Preparation of cases for before the Criminal Courts.
•    Representation at pre-inquest review hearings and inquests. 

Undoubtedly, this role provides an exceptional opportunity for an ambitious lawyer, who is looking to join a market leader and to be involved in challenging cases. 
To attract and retain the highest calibre of staff, this law firm remunerates at the highest level and provides an attractive and flexible benefits rewards scheme.  

Actis Legal specialises in the North West legal market and with such a detailed knowledge of the region, we are able to provide tailored and bespoke advice to individuals we act for and identify suitable career moves.  All enquiries treated in the strictest of confidence.

** Please note that references to post qualification experience (PQE) are given as a guideline to the competences required for technical, client and case management skills, as well as budgeted salary for the role. We encourage you to apply for any job for which you feel you are a suitable candidate.

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