Dependent on experience
22 Feb 2018
22 Mar 2018
Charlotte Waters
Practice area
Children law, Family
Full time
Contract type
Solicitor or Legal Executive with private and Legal Aid family experience sought for a high regarded practice in Lancashire.

The Firm
Our client is a multi-office practice with strong roots and a reputation for delivering high-quality, specialist advice to individual and business clients. Recognising that their staff and clients are their biggest assets, they provide a good work/life balance and employ a team of specialists who use their expertise to deliver tailored advice and solutions at all times. Their ability to build long-lasting relationships with their clients and their real passion to make a difference has resulted in an enviable client base and continued success and expansion. Opportunities within this practice are therefore highly prized.

The Role
We are now actively seeking a dynamic Family Lawyer for a specialist team based in Wigan. With previous experience in private and publicly funded matters, the successful Lawyer will take over an existing caseload of high quality work, advising individuals on areas to include: divorce both defended and undefended; financial relief; Private Children matters including residence and contact; separation; Child Care proceedings and; cohabitation matters. Previous experience in Child Care work and exceptional client care skills will be essential for this position.

In addition, the successful Lawyer will be keen to get involved with business development initiatives for the practice, build and maintaining client relationships and promoting their own and the departments services. If you thrive under pressure, excel when working as part of a team and would like to work within a practice offering high quality work, good work/life balance and opportunities for continued development, please contact Charlotte for further information quoting reference CW27086.

The Candidate
You must be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with solid experience in private and publicly funded family matters;
You will possess excellent communication skills both verbal and written;
You must have previous experience in Child Care cases;
You will be able to organise your workload to meet tight deadlines;
You will be personable, professional and client-focused;
You will be able to handle a diverse caseload under minimum supervision;
You will be a pro-active team player with a desire for professional development.



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