Lawyer – Children Panel

Location
London
Salary
£40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
04 Feb 2019
Closes
04 Mar 2019
Ref
JB04127121
Contact
Jonathan Barber
Job Title
Lawyer
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10, NQ
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Child Care Lawyer with panel membership sought within established practice in London.

Providing advice and representation to a varied client base including parents and children, the successful lawyer will manage a complex and varied caseload in all aspects of child care and ensure high levels of client care and service at all times. Current members of the Law Society’s Children Panel will be essential.

Responsibilities

  • Special guardianship orders
  • Adoption including international matters
  • Applications for supervision and care orders
  • Wardship
  • Liaising with guardians, adoption agencies and local authorities
  • Conducting own advocacy as required
  • Maintaining up to date knowledge of developments within your specialist field
  • Participating in business development initiatives for the department and practice as a whole

The Candidate

  • Applications will be considered from solicitors and legal executives from NQ plus with solid experience in child care
  • Memberships of the Law Society’s Children Panel will be essential
  • Possesses excellent technical and organisational skills with the ability to manage a full caseload with minimal supervision
  • A following of clients including guardians would be highly advantageous
  • Candidates will demonstrate strong advocacy and client care skills
  • Has a desire to participate in professional development

The Firm
Our client is an established practice based in London which offers a variety of services to individual and commercial clients across the capital and the South East. Staffed by a team of dedicated lawyers and support staff who are committed to the provision of first class legal services, they ensure a cost-effective and personalised service which is individually tailored in order to meet the needs of their clients.

Lawyer – Children Panel

For further details of this Children Panel Lawyer vacancy, please contact Jonathan quoting reference JB04127121.

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