Children Panel Solicitor

Location
East London
Salary
£35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
03 Oct 2016
Closes
31 Oct 2016
Ref
TS-114213ii
Contact
Tom Stafford
Job Title
Solicitor
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you a childcare solicitor looking for a role at a highly regarded, growing firm? 

There is now an opportunity for an experienced solicitor to join this firm's family department, specialising
in childcare and public family matters. The family team has expanded steadily over the last five years and a candidate with a strong background in public family law is now needed, to help with a growing caseload and to play a part in the ongoing development of the department.

To be considered for the role you will need to meet the following specification:

  • Current member of, or studying towards the Law Society’s Children Law/Child Panel Accreditation. Training will be provided to the right candidate to help achieve this.
  • Must be able to carry out your own advocacy
  • Experienced preparing and managing Legal Aid cases

Additional experience of private family law, an existing following of guardians and/or qualification as a mediator would be particularly advantageous. 

The salary on offer will be competitive and negotiable dependent on experience.