Family (Domestic Abuse) Solicitor or Legal Executive
My client is looking to recruit a hard-working and enthusiastic solicitor or legal executive within it's nationally renowned domestic abuse, children and stalking department. Candidates should be able to demonstrate knowledge and awareness around domestic abuse, relevant legislation and legal aid and have experience of conducting their own advocacy.
This is an opportunity to join an award winning department with excellent long term prospects for the right candidate. A full driving licence and car is essential, as is an ability to deal with complex and sometimes distressing cases. You will be a well-organised self-starter, who is keen to make a difference and able to meet targets
Candidates of interest must remain up to date with any changes to legislation, stay compliant with best practices, maintain up to date time recordings of work done and billing, and maintain CPD requirements in accordance with Law Society regulations.
You will possess sound technical skills and working experience in business or individual capacity; you will be able to prioritise your workload in order to meet deadlines; proficient in Microsoft Office and case management software, you should be self-motivated, energetic and business minded, you will have excellent communication and client care skills; you will be pro-active, personable and have exceptional attention to detail.