Trainee Solicitor

TRAINEE SOLICITOR (UP TO 5 AVAILABLE)Business Support Assistant

COMMENCEMENT DATE: 1 OCTOBER 2023
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Locations: Birmingham, London, or Manchester

Our Firm
Vienna Kang Advocates is a niche firm specialising in the defence of serious crime. We are frequently instructed to represent and defend in extremely serious cases, involving some of the most notorious crimes prosecuted in recent times and quite often cases attracting national public and press interest.

As a modern and dynamic firm, we embrace the latest technology and cutting-edge practices in our strive for excellence. We pride ourselves on thorough and robust defence case preparation, working hard to formulate novel points to enable us to articulate powerful and compelling submissions on behalf of those whom we represent.

The Position
We are fortunate to benefit from a solid team of talent and we are continually expanding. We are now seeking to develop our team further with the addition of several Trainee Solicitors in October 2023. There shall be up to five training contracts available.

Requirements
The successful candidates must be robust, be able to balance competing demands and be willing to work unsociable and long hours. Accordingly, these positions would be suited to individuals who are entirely committed and dedicated to criminal defence and who are passionate about what they do and the results that they achieve. The ideal candidate will be eager and willing to learn and focused on a long future career in Criminal Defence work.

Candidates must be able to work autonomously, using common sense but also be willing to take direction and criticism from supervisors. Candidates should be a solid team player with demonstrable skills of active participation in team activities and/or roles previously.

Candidates must be on course to complete the Legal Practice Course prior to the end of July to be considered.

Benefits
Salary £25,000
28 days holiday including standard UK Public Holidays
Pension scheme

Application
Covering Letter and CV by email only to: trainingcontract@viennakang.co.uk

Closing Date – Friday, 30th June 2023