Job Vacancy – Secretary for Criminal Defence Department, Harte Coyle Collins, Solicitors & Advocates

THE ROLE: A position has become available for a Legal Secretary to join our dynamic practice in Belfast. The successful candidate will be working in our growing and busy criminal defence department, providing support to a partner and 2  senior solicitors.   You will be required to undertake digital audio typing, prepare and collate briefs, take…

Our office is open for business

Our office is open for business from Monday 15th June 2020 with some changes in place to protect our clients.  Please note the following when attending the office; Please respect the measures we have put in place to protect both you and our staff. Please be punctual for your appointment and arrive at the allocated…

Late Disclosure of Evidence by PPS leads to Acquittal in Rape Trial at Belfast Crown Court

The failure of the Public Prosecution Service to disclose relevant critical evidence to a defence team until immediately before a trial led to a directed acquittal in a rape trial in February 2020. Chris McCann, a senior solicitor with Harte Coyle Collins, Solicitors & Advocates, Belfast, confirmed today that his client was acquitted this month…