Lawyer - Private Family

Location
March
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
12 Dec 2018
Closes
09 Jan 2019
Ref
SS03717281
Contact
Simon Shorter
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Ambitious Private Family Lawyer sought for a well-established Cambridgeshire practice.

The firm welcomes applications from solicitors and legal executives with a minimum of five years’ PQE and are comfortable handling private family matters to meet tight deadlines. The successful lawyer will also be willing to participate in business development and networking activities for the further growth of the department and firm as a whole.

Responsibilities
• Privately funded matrimonial matters
• Divorce
• Children Act applications
• Cohabitation disputes and agreements
• Ancillary relief matters
• Civil partnership disputes and agreements
• Pre and post-nuptial agreements
• Resolution and mediation
• Conducting own advocacy

The Candidate
• Ideally, a solicitor or legal executive with a minimum of five years’ PQE
• Experience in private family law is essential
• Law Society’s Child and/or Family law accreditation would be desirable
• Ability to undertake business development and marketing activities will form part of your duties
• Have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
• Handle a mixed caseload to meet tight deadlines

The Firm
Our highly-regarded client based in East Anglia delivers a comprehensive range of services to individuals and businesses. Staffed by a team of specialist lawyers, they take pride in delivering high standards of legal advice in a professional and personable manner. They have achieved numerous accreditations including CQS and have a solid reputation for excellent client care. A socially conscious practice, they are actively involved in their local communities, allowing them to build up a loyal client base. Experiencing a period of growth, they are now seeking to add a Private Family Lawyer to their team.

Benefits
• Medical cash-back scheme
• Generous holiday allowance
• Contributory pension scheme
• Genuine opportunity for career development and progression
• Structured work environment
• Childcare voucher

Lawyer – Private Family

For further details of this Private Family Lawyer vacancy, please contact Simon quoting reference SS03717281.

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