Family Solicitor

Kent, London South
£40k - £50k
14 Oct 2016
11 Nov 2016
Job Title
Practice Area
Family / Matrimonial
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a leading law firm on the South London/Kent border. The firm understands the importance of their people; the practice has been accredited by Investors in People since 2005, which is recognised across the world as a mark of excellence in ‘putting people first’. The practice also ranks as a Legal 500 firm, is listed in the reputable Chambers Guides, is a Lexcel accredited practice and a member of the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme. The Role • To undertake the sole responsibility for fee-earning work in the Family department and to • To run your own busy family cases, both litigated and non-litigated • To participate in marketing and networking activities whether on a firm-wide, departmental or office basis in order to grow the family law department • To provide clients with an effective and professional service, communicating effectively in keeping with company client care standards • To undertake the sole responsibility for fee-earning work in the Family department and to provide a profitable contribution to the firm within Company procedures and guidelines, meeting or exceeding company standards and client expectations. • To take responsibility for digital marketing tasks with support from your colleagues in the Marketing department. • To work closely with the Marketing Director and Marketing Manager on marketing specific projects as well as digital marketing • To meet or exceed billing targets The Candidate • 5+ years PQE in the provision of expert family advice and Litigation • Mediation experience is essential • Excellent networking and marketing skills • Confident communicator with good relationship building skills • Able to work independently • Self-motivated • Ability to prioritise caseload and re-schedule as required to meet deadlines If you would like to learn more about this opportunity or other opportunities in the market then contact Brenda Shanahan or call for a confidential discussion. ***************** LR Legal is a specialist legal recruitment agency, our enviable reputation is based on trust, integrity and doing what is right for you. We will always talk to you about your application and ask permission before sending your CV to any of our Clients. Our Consultants have the latest market knowledge at their fingertips and can offer advice and guidance on your next career move – just call us about this role or to see if we have other suitable vacancies for you. The PQE identified on this advertisement is a guide only and does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE. LR Legal Recruitment is operating as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.