Family Lawyer

Location
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
Salary
£28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted
23 Apr 2021
Closes
05 May 2021
Ref
144530
Contact
Chloe Smith
Job Title
Legal Executive
Practice Area
Family / Matrimonial
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Family Lawyer (Legal Executive or experienced paralegal) required in Leeds

Anakin Seal are recruiting for an experienced family lawyer to join a successful firm of Solicitors at their office in Leeds.

The firm:

This renowned law firm have an excellent reputation for their work in family law and several other areas and have provided services to clients both locally and nationally for over 100 years. The firm prides itself on looking after its employees by way of health and wellbeing, work/ life balance, regular deserved promotions and remuneration, which is evidenced by the low staff turnover.

The role:

Due to an influx in work and the teams ongoing expansion plans, they now seek to recruit an additional family lawyer to join their team. You will be responsible for handling your own caseload of family law matters with a focus on separation, finances, domestic abuse and children law with the aid of a number of assistants. You will have ownership of your files from day one, giving you the opportunity to work closely with your clients and provide an excellent level of client care.

The successful candidate:

Will either be a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives or a very experienced paralegal who must be able to demonstrate a minimum of 4 years' family law experience. You will be experience in dealing with legal aid work, candidates from the public sector are encouraged to apply.

Remuneration:

Salary to £40,000 plus generous holiday entitlement and a range of health and wellbeing benefits. You will work alongside a close-knit team that will provide you with endless opportunities to progress your career.