Family Solicitor

  • Job Reference: 67769
  • Date Posted: 25 October 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: Rhyl, Denbighshire
  • Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Family, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client is an established regional firm in North Wales and they are looking for a Qualified Solicitor NQ - 3 years PQE family solicitor or legal executive (though other more experienced candidates will be considered)

Ideally you will have completed at least a 6 month seat in family/childcare law and qualified into this practice area. A desire to obtain panel membership would be welcomed and the firm is keen to support you with this.

The successful candidate will have experience in this area with a genuine interest and passion for progressing in this practice area. The role will see you dealing with a range of publicly funded matters from initial instruction to completion, including child contact arrangements, domestic abuse, child support, special guardianship and care/placement proceedings. Experience in dealing with private matters such as divorce, finances, matrimonial would be an advantage.

You will represent clients at Court, so will be a strong communicator with effective advocacy skills, able to manage client expectations whilst maintaining a compassionate approach offering a supportive service to those more vulnerable clients.

You will support other members of the team with their caseload and vice versa.

Salary is competitive with good holiday allowance and long-term career prospects.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.