Family Solicitor

England, West Yorkshire
£27000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
29 Aug 2017
26 Sep 2017
Rachel Birkinshaw
Sector/Practice Area
Private Client, Family
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Full time

Are you a Solicitor specialising in Family Law looking to take on a new challenge? If so, this opportunity should not be missed.

We are currently recruiting for those capable of running their own caseload, covering a variety of matters from divorce to childcare issues.
Our client is a small yet well-established firm based in West Yorkshire. As market leaders across various sectors including family and property law, the firm has developed an enviable client base of which you will have access to. Those looking to really establish themselves in this practice area are encouraged to apply.

The Role:
-You will be expected to hit the ground running with your own caseload, working on a variety of matters including Divorce and childcare issues.
-The work will mainly be privately funded, with some legal aid.
-Our client really invests in the development of its employees and so this is a role with a view for progression, with appropriate training offered.
-Working for a small firm, part of its success comes from business development and so we are looking to recruit someone with a keen interest in this side of things.

The Candidate:
-Our client are ideally looking for someone who is between 2 and 8 years PQE. However, this is only a guideline and candidates that fall outside of this bracket are still encouraged to apply
-Ideally, you will come from a strong background handling Family law matters. As well as a sound understanding of the technicalities, you will also be expected to have a genuine interest in this area.
-Ideally you will also have experience of legal aid.
-Excellent communication skills are a necessity, with the ability to network with clients from varied backgrounds.
-Team players are encouraged to apply, particularly those with a collegiate approach to problem solving.

-Competitive Salary
-The opportunity to work for a well-established traditional firm.

How to Apply:
If you would like to apply for this role then contact Rachel Birkinshaw at Sacco Mann or another member of our Private Practice team. Alternatively, if you know of anyone who would be suitable for this role then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referrals. For full terms please see our website.

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