Family Solicitor

Origin Legal
£60000 - 70000 + Full Benefits
30 Jan 2023
27 Feb 2023
Job Title
Practice Area
Family / Matrimonial
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Full Time

Family Solicitor – NQ -3 Years PQE

A position exists for a technically strong, personable and ambitious lawyer, looking to pursue a career in family law with one of the top practices in the South outside London.

The role requires someone with experience of mid to high-value matrimonial finance issues and private child law matters.

The family team consists of two partners and three other lawyers.  It is part of the wider Personal Wealth and Families Group of twenty lawyers established to provide an integrated and holistic service to private clients.

The team acts for a diverse client base including international entrepreneurs, city professionals, those in the sports and entertainment industries as well as the spouses/partners of same.

The work of the team is diverse but key areas are:

Divorce or separation and all financial issues arising from this

Any children’s issues arising from the breakdown of the client’s relationship

Advising on cohabitee issues

Pre and post-nuptial agreements

Civil partnership disputes

You will have the drive and an enthusiasm for a broad spectrum of family work. The successful individual is likely to be a strong team player with good interpersonal skills, strong academics and high-quality experience with a leading national/regional practice.  First-class support and learning and development opportunities are provided and early responsibility is offered.

You will work with people who listen, and who actively and willingly support one another within a collaborative and engaging environment. Genuinely caring about their people and striving to build and maintain a diverse, inclusive and happy workforce. hybrid working is also standard.

They have a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion (D&I). This drives a strategy that focuses on constant promotion of an inclusive culture that encourages everyone to realise their full potential and be themselves at work. In 2020 we were shortlisted for “Best D&I Initiative” at The HR Awards and for “Best Talent and Inclusion Initiative” at The Lawyer Awards.

Origin Legal is handling a number of Family Solicitor vacancies throughout the South of England. If you are a Solicitor looking to consider your options then please do get in touch for a confidential discussion.

Origin Legal follow strict best-practice recruitment guidelines monitored by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC). Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However, we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.