Family & Matrimonial Lawyer
The nature of the role is likely to appeal to a solicitor/ CiLEX with 3-6 years’ pqe.
Forming part of a full-service law firm, this family department continues to go from strength to strength. Strategic marketing and ensuring a level of service, which leads to many referrals and recommendations has contributed to the sustained growth as well as attracting key lateral hires.
The family team offers a wealth of expertise across all areas including:
- Divorce & Separation,
- Civil Partnerships and Same-Sex marriages,
- Collaborative Law & Mediation,
- Financial Negotiations, Court Proceedings & Settlements,
- Arrangements for Children,
- LGBT family issues,
- Pre-nuptial and Post-nuptial agreements.
Local demographics creates a diverse range of instructions including middle income clients as well a significant amount of wealthy clients. Within the team, there are well profiled matrimonial experts, who attract some high profile or particularly complex family cases from further afield.
At this stage in your career, you can expect to undertake a broad spread of family and matrimonial work but there is scope to further specialise if so required.
We continually receive excellent feedback about this firm for the quality of work it is able to attract and the more achievable work-life balance.
This is an excellent opportunity in what is professional, supportive and well-humoured working environment. The management team provide strong leadership and structures to ensure that its lawyers can work effectively delivering high quality services. The firm is pro-active in business development with all lawyers being involved in networking events, client socials, seminars and marketing initiatives.
Actis Legal specialises in the North West legal market and with such a detailed knowledge of the region, we are able to provide tailored and bespoke advice to individuals we act for and identify suitable career moves. All enquiries treated in the strictest of confidence.
** Please note that references to post qualification experience (PQE) are given as a guideline to the competences required for technical, client and case management skills, as well as budgeted salary for the role. We encourage you to apply for any job for which you feel you are a suitable candidate.