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Solicitor – Family

Law Staff Legal Recruitment
£30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Training Attractive Package Supportive Working
Closing date
24 Feb 2021
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Job Details

Excellent opportunity for a junior solicitor to develop their expertise in family law within a Lexcel accredited practice in Hertfordshire.  

Joining a specialist family team in the firms Hertford office, the successful solicitor will handle a caseload covering a broad range of family matters with minimal supervision and maintain the departments high standards of client care and service. There will be some requirement to travel to the practices other offices so access to your own vehicle is highly desirable.

To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period.


  • Divorce
  • Children matters
  • Separation
  • Financial arrangements
  • Drafting pre-nuptial agreements
  • Family Law Act applications
  • Supporting other fee earners
  • Travelling to other office as required
  • Attending networking events
The Candidate

  • Qualified solicitors from NQ-3 years’ PQE
  • Technical proficiency in family law is essential
  • Possesses a consistently strong academic record
  • Strong communicator with excellent client care skills
  • Resolution accreditation is advantageous
  • Able to manage own caseload with minimal supervision
  • Access to own vehicle is highly desirable but not essential
  • IT literate with particular expertise using Microsoft Office and social media
  • A team player with a flair for networking
The Firm

Our client is long-established in the area with four offices in the region and is committed to supporting the local community. A highly ranked firm with multiple accreditations and panel memberships, this is a full-service legal practice with specialists in various private and commercial disciplines. Lexcel accredited, it promotes a great working environment encouraging career development and ongoing training for all staff. Owing to sustained success, this firm requires a Family Solicitor on a permanent basis.


  • Competitive salary dependent on experience
  • Continued training and development
  • Friendly, supportive working environment
  • Attractive employment package
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

For further details of this Family Solicitor vacancy, please contact Charlotte on 01954 208061 quoting reference CW32380.

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Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences. The salary range shown on the current advert may not have been an indication provided by the client and could be a guideline from our research team as a broad indication on salary scales in the market, dependent on experience.

By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position.

By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site.

In accordance with The Conduct of Agencies and Businesses Regulations Act of 2003, Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited require all candidates applying for a position to provide via email, fax or post, a copy of photographic identity and proof of address.

Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes.

To view Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited's candidate registration terms please go to our website.

As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited's candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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Based minutes from the delightful, historical city of Cambridge, Law Staff Legal Recruitment specialises in helping legal firms, local authorities, private companies and individual candidates find the best personnel and opportunities in the market.

We put the success of our organisation down to our excellent, friendly team and creating close links with our clients and candidates; providing professional advice and delivering results in the shortest possible time. Over 40% of our clients come to us through word-of-mouth.

Our approach is to listen to what you want and to deliver on a personal basis exactly what you are looking for. An unusually high percentage of our new business is generated through recommendations from satisfied candidates and client firms.

We believe work should be life-enhancing and not a drudge. We pride ourselves on our friendly, human and open approach. Speak to any of us and you will notice the enthusiasm and belief we have for what we do. We treat all our staff with respect, share our success with them and encourage them to make their role their own.

Our organisation's success is the result of the combined effort of each individual.

Currently we have a computerised database of high quality firms actively searching for:

Assistant Solicitors
Legal Executives
Unqualified Fee Earners
Drafts Persons
Legal Secretaries


Find Us
01954 208 070
1 Carisbrooke Court
Anderson Road
CB24 4UQ
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