Child Care/Family Solicitor, 2+ PQE, various South East locations. A challenging position has become available for a talented Child Care/Family Solicitor with a national law practice. The role can be based at any of their South East offices. Call us now on 020 7183 8586.
JOB TITLE: Child Care/Family Solicitor
PQE REQUIRED: 2+
LOCATION: Various South East Locations
This is a great opportunity for someone to join these departments to develop your current knowledge and work with a variety of different people. You will have responsibility for and will develop and deal with a caseload of Child Care and/or Family work. This will include divorce & separation, related financial and private law children matters, domestic abuse cases, care proceedings and child abuse and child neglect cases. You will also be expected to develop and maintain local and regional networks to attract and secure new business.
As the ideal candidate you will have a minimum of 2 years experience in Child Care and/or Family Law, having the ability to run your own caseload and act with some autonomy. Advocacy skills with the ability and willingness to conduct own advocacy wherever possible coupled with good client care skills and commitment to these areas of work are required to fulfil the position. You will also demonstrate that you can work to tight deadlines, under pressure and to financial targets along with remaining professional and acting with integrity at all times. It is not essential but highly desirable if you are a member to the Children Panel or Resolution Accreditation.
A leading and highly successful national practice who are a people focused business where our staff and clients are their priority. They pride themselves on being a progressive, forwarding thinking law firm offering quality legal advice and services in a number of private and legally aided disciplines.
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