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Family Solicitor

Family Solicitor

  • Location

    Corsham

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Abbie Lucas

  • Email:

    alucas@yolkrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    07458 160 616

  • Job ref:

    ALFAMSOLG

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-09-16

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Family Solicitor

Corsham

The opportunity

A new opportunity for a Family Solicitor has arisen in a leading Family Law team in Wiltshire.

The firm is looking for a Family Law Solicitor with 4-5 PQE to join their team and handle a case load of general domestic, high net worth matters.

This firm is Large enough to provide a high level of excellence but also not too large that you cannot make an impact on the success of the team.

This team does not recruit at associate level as they believe in investing in their employees by encouraging existing employees to progress to associate / equity partner level and so there are clear routes of progression within the team.

This is what you will be doing:

 

  • Handling a case load of general domestic matters including matrimonial, domestic, children’s cases that are high net worth

  • Taking statements from clients

  • Advising clients in person or over the telephone

  • Preparing legal documents

  • Interviewing clients and preparing statements

  • Representing clients at the Family Court

  • Maintaining and developing general expertise in Family Law and the requirements of the Legal Services Commission

  • Achieving KPI’s

  • Advising clients with regards to fees and public funding

  • Attending departmental meetings

  • Maintaining high standards of client care

  • Contributing to the firm’s business development

 

The experience you will bring to the team:

  • Solicitor with previous working knowledge and experience of procedures involved in Family law 4 -5 PQE

  • Articulate, pleasant manner and willing team player

  • Knowledge of general office procedures

  • Excellent client care skills

  • Computer literate

  • Ability to remain calm whilst working under pressure to achieve deadlines


What you will get in return:

  • Above market average salary

  • Bonus profit share scheme that is split equally

  • Buying and selling annual leave scheme

  • 26 days annual leave

  • Local free parking

  • Paid social events

  • Employee contribution pension that increases after probationary period

  • Healthcare at associate level

Are you up for the challenge?

If you are looking to pursue the next step in your career with a highly regarded law firm, we encourage you to apply by contacting Abbie Lucas on 07458 160 616 or alternatively send your CV to alucas@yolkrecruitment.com.

Yolk Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and embraces diversity in our workforce. We employ the best people for the job at hand and actively encourage applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, educational background, parental status, gender identity or any other protected characteristic. We champion and celebrate diversity at Yolk allowing our team to bring their whole selves to work.


*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.