Family Lawyer (Divorce - 3PQE)

England, London
£45000.0 - £55000.0 per annum + £55,000
14 Mar 2024
11 Apr 2024
Ellena Shipley Manning
Job Title
Practice Area
Family / Matrimonial
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Your new company
An award-winning law firm that is ranked as a leading firm in Chambers and Partners and The Legal 500. This firm has a great reputation for delivering exceptional legal services both within the private and public sector. The firm prides itself on being a straight-to-the-point business that is flexible and understands that each individual cases requires a unique approach. The firm has a client-focused approach and delivers pragmatic advice and aims to be affordable to all individuals.
Your new role
You will be running your own caseload of files which will consist of divorce, financial matters, private children cases and some domestic violence applications. You will also be expected to assist senior members of the team in more complex, high-value cases and actively seek out new business development opportunities.
What you'll need to succeed
Three years of experience as a family law solicitor with a finance focus
Ability to work well as part of a team on casework, admin and business development
Ability to communicate effectively with the firm's client group
Excellent written communication skills including impeccable grammar and punctuation
Ability to prioritise, work efficiently under pressure and to meet deadlines and targets
Good marketing, networking and business development skills
Adaptability and enthusiasm to learn and develop skills

What you'll get in return
25 days holiday, increasing to 28 days after 3 years' service and 30 days after 5 yearsBonus Scheme
Career development programme
Comprehensive training, supervision and support
Cycle to work scheme and cycle storage
Friends and Family discount on legal services

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