Family Solicitor

Location
East Riding of Yorkshire, England / North Yorkshire, England / England, Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary
£50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted
13 Aug 2019
Closes
10 Sep 2019
Ref
BBBH12865
Contact
Jason Connolly
Sector/Practice Area
Private Client, Family
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Full time

Are you seeking a route for career progression? Perhaps in a top-heavy team seeking a route to Partnership?

This firm are a prestigious London practice that has a Northern office. You will deal with top quality London work, a forward-thinking and dynamic team that have lots of growth planned over the next 24 months in the North West.

This firm stands out from the crowd compared to most practices. They have a much more relaxed office culture, more in the way of work-life balance and flexibility. You will find the highest quality of work; they add real value for the work that they do adding real value to client's transactions. They are an entrepreneurial business; you will find a collaborative approach where Partners are accessible and sit amongst more junior Lawyers. They are a Top 200 firm and are particularly known for their HNW client base, with lots of their work often having an international element. You will find a lovely office culture and team ethic throughout the business.

You will find that with this varied and exciting role, no two days will be the same. They are an ambitious practice, and this is reflected in their vision, they are very people centred and it is these foundations that the firm was built off. They believe in developing and nurturing talent; they offer the very best in training and have an award-winning mentoring scheme which demonstrates this well.

The firm

The firm are seeking to hire a Senior Family Solicitor into their growing Leeds City Centre office.

You will be at the forefront of this highly successful department; you will work with the other Partners to drive the department forwards.

The range of Family work will range from; divorce and dissolution of civil partnerships, financial proceedings relating to divorce and dissolution of civil partnerships, all private children issues, including financial applications (Schedule 1), prenuptial agreements and pre-civil-partner agreements, advice for unmarried families, international aspects of separation and divorce, domestic violence and protection from abuse, and injunctions.

This role comes with good prospects and career development, for the right candidate this role has exceptional Partnership prospects.

Requirements:

  • You will be a Family Solicitor with at least 5 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of PQE)
  • Excellent client care skills are essential
  • Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package

This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Family Solicitor to join this Top 200 into the Leeds City Centre office.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.