Senior Family Solicitor

Location
England, Devon, Plymouth
Salary
£31000 - £60000 per annum + Good Package
Posted
10 Apr 2018
Closes
08 May 2018
Ref
MJPK9392
Contact
Jayne Kivlehan
Practice area
Family
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Senior Family Solicitor

Leading law firm

Plymouth

Competitive salary + excellent benefits

Family Law Associate/Panel Member/Family Law Legal Executive/Family Law Lawyer/Family Law Associate/Family Law Solicitor

My client is a leading, full-service practice that has a unique opportunity for an experienced Senior Family Solicitor/ Supervisor to join a busy Family department on a permanent basis at their Plymouth office.

This role would be well suited to an experienced lawyer looking for a new challenge. You will be responsible for managing a caseload of funded family work whilst overseeing a dynamic team of paralegals in relation to casework, ensuring adequate supervision/training is given to the team.

Working within a highly skilled and reputable team, you will lead the family department and will be responsible for drafting, reviewing and updating precedents, developing training programmes and assisting fee earners with technical queries. There will also be the chance to take an active involvement in business development, aligning with the firm's ongoing development plans.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside one of the today's most exciting and ambitious specialist law firms. Although only a guideline, it is anticipated the successful candidate will hold at least 5 years PQE from a leading regional or city firm, have a strong background in publicly family work and ideally; family panel membership. On top of this, the chosen Family Solicitor will be commercially aware, ensuring that files are billed on time and that you strive to achieve department targets.

In return, the firm offers excellent working conditions, a high-quality caseload and the opportunity to help be part of an inventive firms' growth and ongoing success.

To find out more/ apply, please send your updated CV to Jayne@douglas-scott.co.uk

Please contact Jayne Kivlehan to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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