Family Solicitor

JMC Legal.
England, London, Woolwich
£40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
18 Feb 2021
24 Feb 2021
Jonny Dickens
Job Title
Practice Area
Family / Matrimonial
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a Family Solicitor seeking a pathway for career progression? Perhaps you are looking for a route to Partnership? You might feel you have hit a glass ceiling, or the goal posts keep moving. This practice can offer a springboard for career progression.

A dynamic, innovative, well-respected firm is seeking an experienced, forward-thinking Family Solicitor to join their family-friendly team based in their office in Woolwich, South East London.

This is a unique opportunity to join this market-leading, well-respected Family department with a realistic career pathway to partnership.

This firm are looking for a Family Solicitor 3 years+ to help drive the team forward and strengthen the practice, developing their existing business whilst implementing their business development strategy to increase the clientele.

The Firm

This organisation has unequalled experience and knowledge for a firm of its size. The partners have grown organically with the firm, demonstrating the substantial opportunities for career development, whilst building up their trade in the local and national markets for decades guaranteeing high levels of client retention and securing widespread business through referrals and recommendations.

They inspire and develop their legal talent, which stands them apart from other legal firms in the area. There is an open-door policy amongst the partners, so all members of staff feel respected and part of the team.

There is a strong leadership team, with a clear view of where they want the business to grow and develop, creating a collaborative and supportive environment where everyone is working together to achieve the company goals.

This firm continually invests in its IT and infrastructure, aligning with their clients' needs.

The Role

They are seeking to hire a 3 years+ PQE Family Solicitor to join their growing family team in Woolwich, South East London.

The team consists of a partner, five fee earners and paralegal and administration support staff. This is an excellent opportunity to work with their experienced partner who has a first-rate reputation in the market, giving you an unrivalled level of exposure for your years of PQE.

Their clientele is a mixture of local and national HNW clients, some of which have been with the company for decades, demonstrating their high level of client service. You will deal solely with privately funded work dealing with a broad range of services including children law, international child abduction, separation and dissolution, the financial intricacies of divorce and cohabitation arrangements. The variety and broadness of the role will make for an interesting caseload.

You will be responsible for driving the business forward, working on their in-house caseload whilst offering an entrepreneurial approach to maximising business opportunities.

This will be an office-based role with the option to work remotely after a period of settling in.


  • You will be 3 years+ PQE Family Solicitor
  • You will have excellent communication skills
  • A meticulous eye for detail
  • You will have a strong collaborative approach to working
  • You will possess a passion for working in Family Law
  • You will be an ambiguous individual who wants to progress in their career


  • Competitive salary based on experience and excellent benefits

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.