Senior Family Solicitor

3 days left

England, Hertfordshire, St. Albans
£40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
20 Jun 2019
18 Jul 2019
Danny Wiseman
Practice area
Full time
Contract type

Are you a Family Solicitor seeking top quality work within an entrepreneurial firm legal 500 firm? They have a much friendlier and supportive culture than other like for like sized firms. This firm has attracted many Lawyers out of London top 50 practices in recent years. You will work side on side with the Partner at the forefront of this growing department, working on a very interesting and varied caseload. You will have a high level of client contact and the opportunity to get involved in regular events and marketing. If you are seeking a route for progression, including Partnership, perhaps with more work life balance than working in a London firm, this could be the role for you.

The Firm

This firm is ranked highly in the Legal 500 and is top tier across several areas. They are modern, progressive, dynamic, and very progressive. They have grown organically year on year for the last decade and now stand at over 100 staff, a large proportion of their Partners are home grown. They invest heavily in their workforce with industry leading training and a structured career plan where there are no glass ceilings.

The firm has a fast-growing Commercial team and one of the largest across the regions, this team works with medium-sized businesses, owner-managed businesses, and entrepreneurs, helping them grow and develop.

You will find that the firm has a happy, friendly and supportive culture. They have an exceptional staff retention rate with most staff having been at the practice for over ten years.

The Role

The firm is seeking a Commercial Property Solicitor to join their flourishing St Albans, Hertfordshire office.

The Family Law department is thriving, they are very busy and have had a real influx of high-quality work. The team specialise in all aspects of Family Law & divorce including work on international matters.

You will need to be able demonstrate a history of fee generation from referrers but also by generating your own work, so you will need drive, energy and a desire to business develop.
You will be at the forefront of this growing department, working alongside the Partner to further drive the department forwards, now is an exciting time to join in terms of growth and prospects attached to the role.

This position comes with excellent prospects for progression, including Partnership long term.


  • You will be a Family Solicitor with at 5+ years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of PQE)
  • You will be experienced in running your own caseload
  • Essential that you are happy to work to develop your own work
  • Energy, drive and enthusiasm are key
  • You will have a meticulous eye for detail
  • Excellent communication and client care skills are necessary
  • Salary is negotiable depending on your level of PQE, plus an excellent benefits package

This is an excellent opportunity for a Family Solicitor 5+ years PQE to join this growing, Legal 500 firm based in St Albans, Hertfordshire.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.

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