Lawyer

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
London
Salary
19.01 - 19.01 GBP Hourly + GBP19.01/hour
Posted
13 Feb 2017
Closes
28 Feb 2017
Category
Legal
Function
Law
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a well known and successful organisation are looking to recruit a Lawyer on an initial 6 month temporary contract.

The role is based in Central London and is paying GBP19.01 per hour. The successful candidate will be available to start work as soon as possible.

The purpose of the position is to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team investigating cases of serious and complex fraud, corruption or proceeds of crime.

Key Responsibilities:

*Working with investigators, IT staff, financial investigators, police and other law enforcement agencies on the effective progression of investigations;
*Assisting in managing the material on the case, complying with the SFO's obligations regarding unused material and with the disclosure of material under Section 3 of the Criminal Justice Act (1987);
*Assisting in the preparation of summaries and digests of evidence (including taped evidence) for counsel and the investigating team;
*Drafting, editing and reviewing witness statements;
*Assisting in the identification and in the pursuit of reasonable lines of inquiry;
*Attending court hearings with counsel;
*Assisting in the preparation and presentation of cases for transfer, in dealing with dismissal applications and/or preparatory hearings and for trial;
*Where assistance is sought working with and/or liaising as necessary with internal and external stakeholders, including overseas authorities;

Skills Required:

*Barrister authorised to practice in England and Wales or solicitor on the SRA's roll of solicitors
*Experience of working on complex criminal cases or cases involving complex civil litigation.
*Experience of working within a multi-disciplinary environment.
*Experience of liaising and corresponding with top tier law firms as part of the litigation process.

If this is the role for you, then apply today!
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Adecco is an equal opportunities provider.

Adecco is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer