Family Solicitor, 3+ PQE, Manchester – An excellent opportunity for a family solicitor in a specialist firm. Call us now on 0161 850 0745.
JOB TITLE: Family Solicitor
PQE REQUIRED: 3+
SALARY: Competitive, commensurate on experience
As a family lawyer you will be given full autonomy over you own busy and dynamic caseload. Your caseload will consist predominantly of legal aid funded work and will include childcare proceedings and adult domestic abuse cases amongst a range of other matters. You may be required to supervise and mentor more junior colleagues and you will also be expected to play an active role in business development so as to contribute to the family department’s ongoing success and growth.
Candidates must be qualified solicitors with at least three years PQE and a strong grounding in legal aid funded family law. Candidates must be confident in handling their own workload of challenging cases with minimal supervision from partners. We expect candidates to be apt at communicating effectively with clients from a range of backgrounds and have the compassionate and sympathetic abilities that the nature of this work calls for.
This specialist family firm pride themselves on always going the extra mile to ensure their clients’ issues are resolved as smoothly and effectively as they can be. Not only do they aim to provide a service that is second to none in quality, they also strive to make it friendly, straight talking and as affordable as it can be. As an employer they look to recruit like minded and hard working individuals and provide them with an environment in which they can genuinely thrive.
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