Legal 500 law firm in London seeks a solicitor with family and civil litigation experience.
This is a rare opportunity to play a key role in the continued development and success of a new department. Working closely with one of the practices partners, the successful solicitor will manage a split caseload of family and civil litigation matters. Able to progress matters with minimal supervision, this role would be suited to a practitioner who has had substantial exposure to both areas of law. The ability to meet financial targets will be essential.
To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period. Responsibilities
- Cases from pre-action stage through to trial or disposal
- Breach of contract
- Civil fraud
- Financial relief
- Civil partnerships
- Negotiating settlements
- Liaising with junior fee earners on how they can assist
- Attracting new clients through participation in business development
- Qualified solicitors with a minimum of 2 years’ PQE in family law and civil litigation
- Technically proficient and commercially aware
- Demonstrates outstanding communication and client care skills
- Knowledge of family and civil procedure rules is a pre-requisite
- Possesses a consistently strong academic record with a merit or above at the LPC advantageous
- IT literate particularly using Microsoft Office and case management systems
- Has an aptitude for business development and networking
Our client is a leading, Legal 500 law firm offering a select range of legal services from their office located within the City of London. Based within easy reach of excellent transport links and amenities they appeal to both locals and commuters alike. Staffed by a team of experts who are all specialists within their respective fields, they go above and beyond to deliver a clear and personalised service tailored to the client’s individual circumstances. Experiencing continued growth, they are now seeking a solicitor with family and civil litigation to add to their team. Our Agency Requirements
- What salary are you currently seeking?
- How far are you most comfortable to travel from home?
- How long is your notice period?
Solicitor - Family and Civil Litigation
For further details of this Family and Civil Litigation Solicitor vacancy, please contact Ben on 01954 774661 quoting reference BP32191.
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