This Top 200 practice has experienced significant organic growth in recent years; with this has come a couple of successful new office openings.
The firm has experienced 40% growth since 2012; this has provided a platform for the firm to build on its commercial focus, they have several specialist areas providing expertise to add real value to their client's matters. They have a much more relaxed culture unlike other firms of similar size; fee earners enjoy more in the way of work-life balance, you will that staff are very heavily invested in. There is a clear career roadmap to be able to clearly see how to progress.
What really stands this firm apart is the culture, to find a practice of this size which still has maintained the culture of a smaller regional practice is impressive. Unlike some of their larger counterparts you will find a lack of barriers between departments, a real lack of hierarchy, zero tolerance for arrogance and pomposity, clear thinking and mutual support.
The firm acts across a very broad client base, across a growing and vast number of industry sectors with real specialists in their field, giving them a truly multiservice offering. The firm attracts work from fast-growth and major UK companies, along with UK subsidiaries of overseas-owned corporates, providing them with an intelligent alternative to mainstream City firms.
The firm are seeking to hire a new Family Solicitor to join their flourishing Reading city centre office.
You will work as part of a legal 500, award-winning team. The team is entrepreneurial, dynamic and forward-thinking.
The range of Family work will range from; divorce and dissolution of civil partnerships, financial proceedings relating to divorce and dissolution of civil partnerships, all private children issues, including financial applications (Schedule 1), prenuptial agreements and pre-civil-partner agreements, advice for unmarried families, international aspects of separation and divorce, domestic violence and protection from abuse, and injunctions.
This role comes with good prospects and would be an excellent opportunity for a candidate seeking progression.
- You will be a Family Solicitor with at least 5 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of experience)
- You will have good commercial awareness and strong drafting skills
- A meticulous eye for detail is essential
- Salary is competitive and dependent on your background and level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package
This is an excellent opportunity for a Family Solicitor to join a prestigious long-established firm based in the Reading city centre office.
Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.