Family Lawyer

JMC Legal.
England, Bristol
£40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
29 Apr 2021
05 May 2021
Carl Pace
Job Title
Practice Area
Family / Matrimonial
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking to prosper in a role that offers a continued progression trajectory, exciting clients and encouragement to think creatively within your expertise?

Join a firm in Bristol that leads by example in everything they do.

The Firm

Offering a complete and dynamic service to both individuals and businesses, the firm blazes a trail in providing client-focused, cost-considerate and forward-thinking guidance to all.

Throughout their history, the firm has continuously sought to innovate, ensuring the marriage of commercial-minded legal advice and colleague excellence facilitated by the latest tech.

In Bristol they sit proudly as a market player, desirable to both work with and for whilst being aligned to the local community's betterment.

Guided by values of clear communication with all, ongoing commitment to partnerships and colleagues with the necessity to remain agile, the firm takes pride in exceeding client's needs and expectations regardless of size or persuasion.

Seeing the ongoing progression of staff as a strategic obligation, all colleagues enjoy continued support in their professional and personal development, evidenced by the home-grown talent internally with numerous Partners training at the firm.

You'll thrive in a collaborative team and with those more Senior to hand when required, supported by Paralegals whilst utilising technologies to ensure time adequately used.

The Role

1-5 PQE Family Solicitor to join leading Bristol firm

Joining a team ample in highly skilled and sought after lawyers, they take pride in ensuring successful outcomes for clients whilst offering a compassionate and holistic service.

The team's prowess falls within Divorce and Finances, Child Abduction and DV/Childcare matters, with support offered to those funding; however, this is not a prerequisite of your experience.

You will utilise your skills and experiences with the ownership of a buoyant caseload, underpinned by the use of technology to ensure matters are dealt with accordingly.

Creative and open-minded in your approach to resolving disputes, you will explore constructive and non-confrontational avenues whilst also appreciating the need to take immediate and concise action.

You will work on increasingly complex matters with the broader team's support, evolving into specialisms that fall in line with your talents and in an environment that emphasises empowering colleagues via structured progression.

The team is balanced to ensure staff work according to experience level whilst being continually challenged. You will have room to breathe, find the work compelling and work in harmony with those at all levels.

You will regularly engage with leadership internally whilst maintaining trusted relations with current and future clients.

The Requirements

  • 1+ years Fee Earning experience within Family law
  • Willingness to achieve Resolution membership
  • Empathy and compassion when engaging with clients
  • Hunger to move up the career ladder and expand legal acumen