Head of Family

Recruiter
eNL - LSE
Location
England, Oxfordshire, Oxford
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
14 Feb 2018
Closes
14 Mar 2018
Ref
CX0324
Contact
Christina Xydias
Job Title
Head of Department
Practice Area
Family / Matrimonial
PQE Level
10+, 8-10
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Head of Family, 8+ PQE, Oxford - An excellent opportunity to join an established team in Oxford, with the opportunity to lead a team and handle a varied caseload of privately funded family matters. 

 

JOB TITLE: Head of Family

PQE REQUIRED: 8+

LOCATION: Oxford

SALARY: Competitive - dependant on experience

 

THE ROLE

This is an exciting and rare opportunity to head up and run this reputable family team. You will be providing both technical expertise and professional support to the team members and delivering legal services to the firm's high net worth clients. The successful Family Solicitor will have a passion for business development and display a real drive for making their own name as well as elevating their team's visibility both in the local market and nationally. Your role will involve advising on all family related matters, including divorce and separation, children disputes, financial remedy claims, pre- and post-nuptial settlements, domestic violence, cohabitation matters, ToLATA claims, domestic violence, surrogacy & adoption etc.

 

THE CANDIDATE

Our client is looking for a real star, someone who will take this team and fly. An ambitious, intelligent and capable Team Leader to grow and strengthen the existing family team. You should have at least 8 years' experience within family law and will be able to demonstrate some solid management and mentoring experience. You should be able to demonstrate a solid billing history, the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines as well as a good commercial awareness.

 

THE FIRM

A highly regarded Oxfordshire practice offering a supportive working environment and great quality work and client base.

 

 

In addition, if you know any Family Solicitors that may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).