FAMILY SOLICITOR WITH CHILD PANEL MEMBERSHIP

Location
Leeds
Salary
£45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted
23 Sep 2016
Closes
21 Oct 2016
Ref
RD23626
Contact
Ricardo Dacosta
Job Title
Solicitor
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
THE FIRM
This multi practice legal 200 law firm has an imposing status in the legal market. With a multitude of highly sought after accreditation's including Lexcel, they are continuously reaching new heights, and are rightly acknowledged as a leader in numerous fields. They are committed to investing in their staff and are proud to have achieved the Investors in People accreditation which includes well being of staff as a consideration. To help maintain their highly motivated work force, they have created an award winning work environment and subsequently excellent job satisfaction rates, making them widely recognised as an outstanding legal firm to work in.  Centrally located in Leeds city centre they are easily accessible with convenient public transport links.

THE ROLE
Our client is sourcing a pro-active and personable Family Solicitor with Child Panel Membership for their highly regarded Family Care Team. You will conduct a high volume caseload of family care matters. With a varied caseload of private and publicly funded work, the successful Family Solicitor will have a good working knowledge of legal aid processes with a commitment to assisting clients in all circumstances. For this role you will demonstrate procedural, advocacy and practical skills, have experience of and work effectively with case management systems and maintain a diary to bring up entries in accordance with the firm procedures. Our client affords an excellent array of benefits for the successful Family Solicitor including generous holiday entitlement, life insurance and childcare vouchers. When applying for this Child Panel Solicitor role please quote reference RD23626

THE CANDIDATE
You will:
Be a Family Solicitor with 5 + years PQE and Child Panel Membership,
Have solid experience of running a Family Care caseload,
Possess strong business development and marketing skills,
Have excellent client care skills,
Demonstrate excellent time management and able to work to strict tight deadlines.

FAMILY SOLICITOR WITH CHILD PANEL MEMBERSHIP