FAMILY AND CHILDREN LAWYER

Location
Chesterfield
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
05 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Oct 2017
Ref
JHS26662
Contact
Jake Hayden Smith
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Niche practice in Derbyshire seeks Lawyer with experience in financial relief and children matters.

The Firm
Our client is a modern, niche practice who deliver expert advice from their network of offices in the Midlands and South East. Staffed by specialists in their chosen field, who put client care at the forefront of what they do, they pride themselves on their ability to deliver a professional and friendly service which is tailored to each client’s circumstances. With a substantial number of glowing client recommendations and active presence within their local communities, this practice are well placed to continue on an upwards trajectory.

The Role
An excellent opportunity has now arisen for a pro-active and ambitious Family and Children Lawyer to join a specialist team based in Chesterfield. With solid experience in all aspects of financial and children matters, the successful Lawyer will manage a complex caseload, ensuring high levels of client care and service at all times. Areas may include: the division of divorce assets; child maintenance; financial aspects of separation; child arrangements; special guardianship; care proceedings and; conducting advocacy in the County Court. Our client is particularly keen to hear from Solicitors or Legal Executives who are members of the Children Panel, however this is not a pre-requisite for application. With opportunities for continued training and career progression, a supportive working environment and responsibility from the outset, this position is not to be missed. Please contact Jake for further information quoting reference JHS26662.

The Candidate
You must be a Solicitor or Legal Executive with a minimum of 1 years’ PQE;
You will be technically proficient with experience in both financial relief and children matters;
Children Panel Membership is highly desirable but not essential;
You will possess outstanding communication and client care skills;
You will be highly organised, able to meet tight deadlines whilst maintaining high levels of accuracy;
You will be personable, professional and detail orientated;
You will have a desire for professional development.

FAMILY AND CHILDREN LAWYER

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