Law Staff Legal Recruitment Ltd
06 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Well-regarded practice with a raft of accreditations; offering excellent remunerations and career progression seeking an additional Family Lawyer. With a string of offices around the Cotswolds, our client is a well-established practice offering a comprehensive range of legal services to business and individuals throughout the area and further afield. With strong links to the area, having a rich history of legal practice, they have a well-earned reputation for client care, evidenced by their loyal and continually growing client-base. Having an equally good reputation amongst their peers, they attract and retain dedicated, expert staff in all practice areas; offering a welcoming environment, career progression and excellent benefits. The Role This is an exciting opportunity for a dedicated and driven Family Lawyer to join our clients` flourishing practice in Gloucester. As part of a specialist department, the successful Lawyer will manage a full and varied caseload of privately-funded Family matters from instruction to conclusion, to include advocating at hearings as necessary. The caseload will include: Divorce and financial remedies; cohabitation and civil partnerships; injunctions; Child arrangement orders; adoption and; drafting pre and post-nuptial agreements. The ideal Lawyer will also become actively involved in business development and marketing opportunities, to further the growth and success of the department and firm as a whole. This is a hands-on position with a high level of client contact from the outset, suited to a focused Lawyer with an empathetic and practical approach; offering a competitive salary and career development. Please contact Charlotte for further information quoting reference CW26934. The Candidate You must be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with at least three years` PQE gained within a reputable Matrimonial department. You must have excellent technical skills with expertise across all aspects of privately Family and Children work. Excellent client care and negotiation skills are essential for the position. You will be IT literate, ideally with prior experience using case management systems. You will be a confident advocate. An aptitude for business development is desirable. You will be pro-active, flexible and commercially aware. FAMILY LAWYER PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL (INCLUDING SPAM FOLDER) FOR CONFIRMATION YOUR APPLICATION HAS BEEN RECEIVED. Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences. By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position. By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site. PLEASE NOTE LAW STAFF LEGAL RECRUITMENT LIMITED ARE UNABLE TO REGISTER YOU AS A CANDIDATE AND DISCUSS ADDITIONAL POSITIONS UNTIL YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR IDENTIFICATION. In accordance with The Conduct of Agencies and Businesses Regulations Act of 2003, Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited require all candidates applying for a position to provide via email, fax or post, a copy of photographic identity and proof of address. Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes. To view Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration terms please go to our website. As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Tel Fax Address: Please see our website for details
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