Senior Associate Family Solicitor

Law Consultants
£55000 - £65000 per annum
Closing date
9 Oct 2020

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Practice area
5 years
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Senior Associate Family Solicitor

Hertfordshire (North)

A superb opportunity has arisen for an experienced Senior Family Solicitor to join a Legal 500, multi-office law firm in Hertfordshire.

This role will provide a fantastic opportunity for a senior lawyer to grow and develop a client offering and is suited to a lawyer of 5+ years PQE.

The Role:

  • As the Family Solicitor, you will proactively manage a mixed caseload of family matters, including:
  • Advising clients on divorce law, children, financial and DV issues relevant to relationship breakdown to include the unmarried family and enforcement, appeals, setting aside and variation.
  • Advising clients on cohabitation agreements and premarital agreements.
  • Drafting documents necessary to further advice on any area.
  • Advising clients on the wider implications of any transactions or advice.
  • Preparation of consent orders and agreements relating to family disputes.
  • Advocacy at appropriate court hearings.
  • Proactively managing a complex portfolio of clients and anticipate their specific needs without supervision.
  • Working closely with your lead Partner to develop strategy and annual business plans
  • Set team objectives in conjunction with team leader, monitor performance and progress and provide professional guidance to team members as appropriate
  • Advise partners and board members on opportunities to add value to the client experience and improve profitability for the team
  • Make a significant contribution to the firm's reputation and position within the community by virtue of their reputation for excellence and specialist skills and knowledge


  • This role will be suited to a lawyer of 5+ years PQE, but all applicants are encouraged to apply if you meet the relevant criteria
  • You will ideally be a member of Resolution
  • Possess a high standard of interpersonal and communication skills
  • Enjoy marketing opportunities, including networking, writing articles and giving presentations
  • Establishes positive professional and effective relationships.
  • Delegates appropriately and effectively.


If you want to join a fast-growing, reputable and leading regional firm who provide plenty of opportunity for career progression, please contact Kingsley Raffael at BWF Legal for a confidential discussion.

Law Consultants is a niche recruitment agency committed solely to Legal Recruitment. Established since 1989 we have an enviable reputation for providing a fast, efficient service in a friendly and professional manner.

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Contact Us
  • 4C Twyford Court
  • High Street
  • Great Dunmow
  • CM6 1AE
  • GB
  • 01279 464455
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