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Family Lawyer/Associate 3+ PQE

Hays Legal
England, Bristol
£45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Closing date
25 Feb 2021

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Practice area
3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 6 years, 7 years+
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Family Lawyer/Associate Job 3+ PQE - Leading Bristol Firm - Competitive Salary

Your new role
Our client's excellent Family team is highly regarded throughout the South West. With a reputation for excellence, this team of experts offer the full raft of Family services. They currently have a rare opportunity for a 3+PQE lawyer to join their Bristol team, who handle a range of work including high net worth financial proceedings, divorce and civil partnership dissolution, cohabitation, private law children matters and domestic abuse.

About you

We are looking for a highly skilled family lawyer; proficient in providing timely solutions to complex and high value privately funded matters. Likely expertise will include Divorce and Civil Partnership, Private law children matters, financial claims on behalf of children, cohabitee disputes over property and cohabitation agreements, financial separation and prenuptial agreements.

You will ideally be a Resolution member, ascribing to the same code of practice and standards. You will be comfortable handling your own caseload and working on your own initiative and generating your own work with a good level of energy and enthusiasm.

This is a development opportunity, and would ideally suit an ambitious associate, looking to join a team with plenty of scope for progression. Whilst this role is Bristol based, it is envisaged that you will be working in the office 2-3 days per week.

This is a great opportunity to join a close knit and focussed team, intent on continuing to stamp their mark on the South West market.

If you are interested in applying for this position or would like some further details, please contact Harriet Chapman in complete confidence at Hays.

We would expect a lawyer with the given PQE to have gained the level of experience required, but this does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.

What you need to do now
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Hays Legal provides an integrated recruitment solution to the UK's Legal and Company Secretarial sectors. Working across a nationwide network of offices, we offer employers and jobseekers a highly specialised recruitment service for permanent and interim positions across all business sectors, skill sets and levels of seniority.

We have a proven track record spanning almost 20 years in all areas of Legal and Company Secretarial recruitment, from one-off contingency requirements through to large-scale recruitment campaigns and wider employee management solutions.

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If an organisation has strategic growth plans or needs incisive market analysis, we are often consulted as a first point of contact.

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Whether you are looking to progress your career as a lawyer, legal executive, paralegal or company secretary, Hays' unparalleled recruiting expertise will assist you realising your career potential by finding you the right role at the right time.

Our consultants have an expert knowledge of the legal jobs market within UK and internationally. We aim to work closely with you and build a thorough understanding of your goals and aspirations through discussions and meetings.

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