Lawyer4+ years PQE

Edmonds Marshall McMahon are looking to expand our specialist team of criminal prosecutors with a lawyer of 4+ years PQE experience. We are committed lawyers who are passionate about our practise and our clients and we would like someone who shares that same enthusiasm.


  • Minimum of four years of PQE experience of white-collar crime and ideally, experience in corporate and commercial law.
  • Experience of managing client relations, providing client guidance on all aspects of the criminal process and a strong working knowledge of the Criminal Procedure Rules.
  • Experience in prosecuting a range of criminal matters.
  • A detailed understanding of the offences of fraud, conspiracies to defraud and perverting the course of justice.
  • Ability to research, analyse and evaluate information and instructions to make informed judgements.
  • Familiarity with case management systems and time recording.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as the ability to think on your feet and use your initiative. 
  • The ability to think flexibly and creatively.

Personality & Drive

  • The ability to get along well in a team environment.
  • A willingness to assist other team members as and when deadlines arise.
  • Enthusiastic, dedicated, hard-working and passionate about your work

Your work

  • The investigation and preparation of prosecution cases, including very complex fraudulent and commercial transactions.
  • Liaising with and taking instructions from the client in the day to day management of cases.
  • Managing a range of cases for a range of clients.
  • Drafting instructions to counsel and expert investigators and collating accompanying documents.
  • Drafting witness statements.
  • Drafting letters and advice to clients.
  • Drafting summons applications and laying of Information at the Magistrates Court.

If this post is of interest to you, please email Ashley Fairbrother, via with a C.V, salary levels and notice period, or alternatively, telephone 0207 583 8392.


In house counsel – 6+ years

Edmonds Marshall McMahon is recruiting in-house counsel to join its criminal team. This is an exciting time to join a talented and diverse team at the forefront of private prosecutions. To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter to

  • Crown Court prosecution experience essential
  • Detailed working knowledge of CPIA, POCA and the Attorney General’s Guidelines 2013 on Disclosure
  • Technical and great attention to detail
  • Ability to provide written and verbal advice on evidence and prosecution procedure
  • Comfortable dealing with various personalities
  • Team player
  • Would suit someone looking for a career change from the Bar


Employee Benefits

  • Private health insurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Competitive referral commission
    …. and much more

Contact Us

Do you need help in another area?

If you have an enquiry or would simply like to find out more about us, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our team are here to help and explore with you how we can assist you.

Contact Us


Get the latest on news, publications and events at Edmonds Marshall McMahon