We are working with a leading regional law firm, and its Private Family department which is currently looking to hire a UK qualified solicitor or Legal Executive into the team.
The successful applicant will be an experienced solicitor or legal executive offering at least 2 years experience within a Private Family team, focusing on divorce law and finances.
Experienced will have been gained from a reputable law firm with a recognised Family team.
- UK qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive
- Minimum of 2 years experience
- Ability to take on own caseload
- Advocacy skills would be advantageous (although counsel is sometimes appointed)
- Good understanding of CMS – this is a paperless team
- Stable CV – good work history
- Someone who is local to the immediate area would be advantageous
My client is a friendly, well run law firm offering real work life balance. It provides comprehensive IT systems to enable flexibility to work from home or in the office. The firm is passionate about career growth, supporting wherever necessary.
For more information on this opportunity or for general career advice in the strictest of confidence, please contact me, Helen Abrahams at VG CHARLES &CO on 0121 233 5009 or mail email@example.com
Job ref: HA/11080/LG
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We are staffed by lawyers and non-lawyers alike all sharing our passion to get things right and all having gone through rigorous training and development to ensure we are always able to help and offer pragmatic and non-patronising advice. We are happy to talk even when there is absolutely no chance of a fee as we think that is the right thing to do.
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