Private Family Solicitor

  • Job Reference: BH-36590
  • Date Posted: 22 March 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff Limited
  • Location: Derbyshire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £50,000 to £65,000
  • Sector: Family
  • Personnel Type: Solicitor

Job Description

Are you a 5 year PQE+ Private Family Solicitor seeking your next new challenge within a leading Private Practice Firm?

Our client is in search of a Family Solicitor or Legal Executive with a strong technical background and in-depth knowledge of family law principles and statutes. Proven ability in handling and advocating in sensitive circumstances is imperative, alongside a successful track record in case management and client representation.

Collaborating closely with the team, this role presents an excellent opportunity to showcase your outstanding written and verbal communication skills and specialist expertise in Family Law.

The Firm
A well-established, multi-office firm, proud of their heritage and links to the communities in which they are based, our client offers a full range of legal services to businesses and individuals across the East Midlands. Staffed by a team of legal professionals, they pride themselves in the ability to offer the personal touch with expert advice and support at every turn. Offering a welcoming environment, staff enjoy a professional and collaborative workspace and have worked hard to attain numerous accreditations of which they are rightly proud.

Type of work:
  • Divorce
  • Child custody
  • Spousal support
  • Domestic Violence cases

What will be expected from you?
  • Build and manage a diverse caseload independently
  • To provide strategic legal advice tailored to each client’s unique circumstances
  • Conducting cases through legal research, preparing court documents along with representing clients in court proceedings
  • Conducting own advocacy
  • To develop and maintain strong relationships with clients with an empathetic approach
  • Staying informed with any developments in Family Law and incorporating any changes into legal strategies

In return for your hard work and dedication the Firm offer a competitive salary, ongoing professional development, holiday purchase scheme and 21 days holiday, plus bank holiday and additional time at Christmas.

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