Family Solicitor

£35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits Package
17 Jun 2019
15 Jul 2019
Jamie Chinnock
Full time
Contract type
This modern yet traditional full-service law firm based in Wigan is seeking an experienced family solicitor or legal executive with experience in public law care matters to join its well-established team.
You will be joining a well-regarded family team that is split across several regional offices and will be based in the Wigan office which is very central. You will be responsible for handling your own caseload, which will consist of around 90% care/legal aid matters with a small element of private paying Children Act and divorce work.
The 8 strong Family team deals with children's and care law in the main and boasts several Children's Panel members. They also handle a range of private instructions as befitting a firm of their reputation. 

You must be a qualified family solicitor or legal executive and will have gained your experience within a reputable family department, with demonstrable experience in acting on care cases.

Candidates experienced in private matters predominantly but with experience in, and a real desire to act on, care matters are also encouraged to apply.
The firm will consider all applications from NQ upwards so long as you are experienced in the requisite areas!
A very competitive salary and benefits package is on offer to the successful candidate.