Family Law Associate
4 PQE +
My client, a leading Legal 500 firm with various offices, are recruiting for a Family Associate of at least 4 pqe for their London office. Senior Associates/ partners with a good case for partnership might also be ideal as the role will require you to build the department in London around you.
You will have experience with mainly privately funded work and a collaborative and/or mediation accreditation would be an advantage.
There is an existing caseload of high quality work for you to take over as there is someone going on maternity leave. You will be developing the role further though to eventually be the main point of business in family law for the London market and the role is yours to develop autonomously in this regard.
The caseload consists of divorce and ancillary relief, private law children, civil partnerships, collaborative law, financial settlements, inheritance act matters and pre-nuptial agreements.
You will have the ability to develop your own niche and businesses develop with the support of the firm. The ideal candidate will be able to work under pressure, independently and as part of a team. Excellent communication skills are essential as well as commercial awareness.
Please get in touch to discuss this role on a confidential basis and apply as directed. For a copy of the JD / more information please contact Catherine Knowles at Search Legal on or .
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