Family Senior Associate
Join one of the UK's largest and most successful full-service firm, placed firmly within the Top 200 with Legal 500 and Chambers-ranked teams in all fields of law.
Regarded as one of the leading Family teams nationally, focusing on HNW and interesting matters that allows you to set yourself apart from the competition, with a structured pathway for developing into leadership.
Stood firmly amongst the Top 200, and having one of the largest teams in the UK, the firm guides individuals and business across an unmatched breadth of sectors, operating at the forefront in all markets in a means that focused on quality, client care and continued excellence.
With a truly national-presence that covers the UK, the firm employs a people-driven approach that culminates in a service that sets a precedent in being a genuinely full-service law firm.
Awarded as being one of "The Best Law Firms" in the UK by the Sunday Times year on year, with teams all over the UK ranked at the top of the Legal 500 and Chambers UK.
Driven by their values of being approachable, working with integrity and being innovative at every turn, their ethos of being the experts with a human touch is put into daily practice.
As a team, people work collaboratively, be it from home or in one of the many regional offices. The culture sets the standard on job satisfaction, life-balance and ensuring staff at all levels have a structured pathway to develop to where they want to be. Many of the Chambers-ranked Partner joined in a support role, this being a source of pride for the firm.
You will be supported to reach incredible heights as a lawyer, being valued for who you are whilst being supported in your career, continually rewarded and promoted.
This top-ranking and award-winning firm are seeking a Family Senior Associate to join their Southampton office.
The family team deals with a high-quality of work that includes servicing the needs of HNW individuals, you will deal solely with a privately funded caseload. The family department is the one of the largest department firm wide. You will join a high talented team that has excellent reputation and level of expertise.
The caseload will include but not be limited to; Divorce, pre-nuptial agreements, ancillary relief and some private children work. The firm are open minded regarding your specialisms and are open minded regarded your family background, as they can build the role round the candidate.
Progression will be ongoing, structured to ensure you are consistently challenged, have access to various family law areas, and develop into chosen specialities or leadership based on your preference.
- 6+ years PQE within Family law
- A high degree of technical competency
- Energy and enthusiasm to prosper in the team and continually develop
- An empathetic approach to engaging with clients
- Winning-attitude that resonates with the work you do.
This is the opportunity to prosper long-term in one of the UK's leading family teams, offering continued development, exposure to high value and unique matters in a firm that will continually invest in you