Family Solicitor

13 Nov 2017
21 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

About the Company?

A leading city centre practice are on the lookout for a Family Solicitor/ Supervisor to join their team within their Birmingham city centre offices. The firm have several offices across the South and Midlands and specialise in Criminal, Family and Child care cases. The Family department specialise in domestic violence, care proceedings and child abduction cases and are looking for a dedicated and experienced individual due to further growth within the firm.

About the role?

If you are an experienced Family Solicitor looking for a new challenge then read on!

The role is a brand-new position within a growing firm who have recently opened a further office. This is therefore a fantastic opportunity to get the ground running for a knowledgeable Family Solicitor.

You will ideally already have over 1-year solid Family Law experience. You will be responsible for a full caseload of funded Family work and you will be supervising other fee earners. It is therefore essential that you have had supervisory experience during your career so far. This is a great opportunity to take the next step up in your career.

Ideally you will have family panel membership and will be familiar with the online legal aid scheme (CCMS).

You will be working with a skilled team of Family Solicitors and Paralegals and will be responsible for drafting, reviewing and updating precedents, developing training programs, representing clients in court and at local authority meetings.

You will also be taking emergency out of hours calls and therefore flexibility and dedication is a must for this role.

You will be committed to growing the firm and department even further and will be hands on with involvement in marketing and business development.

This is a rare and exiting position. Salary will be in the region of 30,000 – 45,000, dependent on experience, together with 20 days holiday (plus bank holidays) and company pension scheme.

If this sounds like your next ideal move then apply today.

Key Contact

Please contact Laura-Kate Davies to discuss this position in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

We aim to respond to applicants within 2 working days. If you have not been contacted within 5 working days you should assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

Kingsley is a specialist recruitment consultancy. The legal division has a diverse client base that includes medium sized commercial practices, long established civil practices and niche boutiques through to larger regional commercial firms and top ranked nationals. We enjoy what we do and we want others to enjoy working with us. We believe our clients and candidates need recruitment consultants they can work with and trust. Kingsley also has dedicated teams that focus on engineering, property and business support.

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