FAMILY/CHILD LAWYER

Location
Leicester
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
21 Mar 2018
Closes
18 Apr 2018
Ref
SS01587001
Contact
Simon Shorter
Sector
In-house
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Experienced Family/Child Lawyer sought for an innovative firm in Leicester.

The Firm
Our client is an innovative and modern firm located in Leicester who are offering the opportunity of Family/Child Lawyer to join their highly skilled team. With a staff of diverse professional lawyers and excellent support staff, they provide a personal and wide range of services on a national level. The firm is located within easy reach of good train links. They offer excellent remuneration including generous holiday, contributory pension scheme and good career prospects.

The Role
Our client is now seeking a qualified Family/Child Lawyer with Family/Child Panel Membership to take on a caseload of Public (LAA) and Private law matters. The successful candidate will have a strong background in a similar department with 2 – 7 years’ experience. You will possess the ability to represent clients in a wide variety of sensitive cases which may include: child care proceedings; adoption; Emergency Protection Orders; child protection and; Special Guardianship Orders. Due to the mixed and complex caseload, you will have good organisational skills and the capability to work under minimum supervision.

The Candidate
You will be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with 2 – 7 years’ experience.
Solid background in Family/Child matters is essential.
Membership of the Law Society’s Family/Child Panel is necessary.
Strong experience in Public (LAA) and Private matters.
Excellent communication skills would be desirable.
Willing to participate in business development and networking initiatives.
Ability to handle your own caseload under minimum supervision.

FAMILY/CHILD LAWYER

For further details of this Family/Child Lawyer vacancy, please contact Simon quoting reference SS01587001.

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