2x Interim Assistant Solicitors – Edinburgh/Hybrid

Practice Area: Civil Litigation, Public Law, in-house
Level: NQ 2022, NQ 2023, NQ, Assistant, Associate, Part-Time, Full Time, Interim
Section: In-House, Public Sector
Location: Scotland, Central Belt, Edinburgh, Remote
Ref: FW8570

This public sector body is recruiting two interim Assistant Solicitors to join its investigation for a duration of at least 12 months.  This is a rare opportunity to support a high-profile Public Inquiry investigating an important aspect of the Scottish criminal justice system.  Main duties will include:

  • Assisting with the redaction and disclosure team
  • Reviewing and analysing any recovered evidence
  • Taking statements from witnesses
  • Identifying and recovering evidence
  • Preparing submissions for the Chair of the Inquiry
  • Liaison with the solicitors representing the core participants

To be considered for this role, you should be a qualified solicitor and possess excellent attention to detail and interpersonal skills as they are essential to this role.  Previous experience of working in a Public Inquiry is desirable but not essential.  The role is based in Edinburgh but hybrid working will be available and candidates seeking part-time work (3-4 days) are also encouraged to apply. If this position interests you, please get in touch with Cameron or Frasia for an initial and confidential discussion.  (Assignment 15323)

cameron@frasiawright.com  https://www.linkedin.com/in/cameron-adrain-22a81627/

frasia@frasiawright.com  https://www.linkedin.com/in/frasia-wright-6bbabba/



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