A superb permanent role has arisen for an experienced family law solicitor to join a leading law firm on the Fylde Coast - Fleetwood.
Our client is looking to recruit a full-time family law solicitor with at least 5 years PQE dealing with both private and public funding work. Your role will be to replace a senior family law solicitor, to work closely with the Head of Department and help to grow the family law department. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to join a small team that is well-established in the area without the pressure of having to build up a caseload from scratch.
You will have experience with both children and family panels.
Advocacy experience is essential.
Hours of working will be Monday - Friday 0900 - 1700. Weekend work will be expected if having to attend court hearings.
The salary is negotiable and starts from a minimum of £30K per annum subject to experience. There is also a generous commission structure in place.
The ideal candidate will:
Have a minimum of 5 years experience as a Family Solicitor
Be a member of the Advanced Family Law panel and/or Children Panel
Have experience in managing your own caseload to include divorce, finance, injunctions and children matters
Have experience in public and private funding work
Be highly motivated and forward thinking
You will need to build strong working relationships with clients in the region as well as participate in business development initiatives identifying opportunities for cross referrals.
If you are interested, please send your CV or call to discuss on 01772 400106