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Family Law Solicitor/Legal Executive

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  • Location:

    Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + private medical insurance

  • Contact:

    Stevie Davidson

  • Email:

    Stevie.Davidson@yolkrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH31240_1673258963

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    08 February 2023

Family Law Solicitor/Legal Executive

Somerset, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, and Berkshire

We are a specialist employment law and HR practice serving clients across the Southwest of England. We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced family law solicitor or legal executive to join our team of qualified professionals and trainee solicitors.

Due to a developing business need and previous history within family law the practice is looking to expand the firms' services with the appointment of an experienced family law solicitor or legal executive to run and assist in the setup of this new department.

This is what you will doing as a Family Law Solicitor/Legal Executive

  • At least 4 years of post-qualification experience (PQE) in family law
  • The ability to build their own caseload over time and with the support of the Partner.
  • Working with the Partner to develop marketing and business development strategies
  • Strong commercial and legal acumen, with the ability to provide sound advice to a diverse client base
  • Diplomatic skills, empathy and good judgement
  • The ability to work in an independent and autonomous way.

In this senior level role, you will have experience in or have had previous exposure to the following areas of family law:

  • Divorce
  • Cohabitation
  • TOLATA claims
  • Children - living arrangements and other issues
  • Children - Financial Provision
  • Financial claims and settlements
  • Asset/Wealth protection
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Injunctions

This is an exceptional opportunity for an existing Head of family law solicitor or ambitious legal executive looking to progress within this area of law with a desire to develop their career in a small, client-focused firm working alongside the principal solicitor. The salary, working hours, and possibility of working from home are negotiable.
This is what you'll get in return

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Up to 10% company pension contribution
  • Private medical health insurance
  • On site parking
  • Flexible hybrid working options
  • Career progression and development

If you meet the above criteria and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply or call me on 02921 673737 for a confidential discussion.