Public Law/ / Childcare Solicitor

  • Job Reference: 68860
  • Date Posted: 8 February 2019
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: Rochdale, Greater Manchester
  • Salary: £45,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Family, Public Law, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Job role : Senior Advocate , Public and Family law

Salary : £45k + + +

Location : Rochdale , Greater Manchester office base / Manchester Court / Remote working

The opportunity

Are you an expert in public childcare law? We are seeking an experienced advocate to work with our public law team based in Rochdale , Greater Manchester.

Operating largely autonomously, you'll be one of the advocates for Care Proceedings and other complex private law matters. Including finding of fact hearings and final hearings. This challenging yet rewarding role involves working on significant cases in terms of the protection of children at risk of serious harm.

Being delivery focused, you'll have an understanding of public child care law and current practice, procedure and case law relating to public law proceedings.

You will be a solicitor or barrister with post qualification practice along with experience in advocacy, ideally in the family courts. You will be working with a team of dedicated lawyers working in a busy environment.

Higher Rights qualification already obtained or working towards would be an advantage.

We care about our team members and the firm prides itself on investing in our people, we offer career progression and a happy work/life balance.

We offer a competitive salary with excellent benefits package

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.