Family Solicitor

Recruiter
Clayton Legal
Location
St. Albans
Salary
£40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Family Solicitor, PQE 5+ years, St Albans


A thriving, Legal 500 Law firm based in St Albans is looking to recruit a qualified Family Solicitor with 5+ years PQE to join their leading family team.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Solicitor to be part of an excellent family department. The present family team is a member of the Law Society Family Panel, Resolution and accredited specialists. Several members of the team are also trained collaborative lawyers.

The successful individual will have a passion for business development and an extensive network of connections bringing regular work referrals. You will need to demonstrate a track record in fee generation both with referrers and developing relationships with clients. The role will suit someone with drive, energy and a desire to take the initiative in business development and bringing new work to the firm as well as building on existing clients and relationships.

Skills and attributes
¿ Minimum of 5 years experience of family work
¿ Commercially astute
¿ Adopts a client-centred focus at all times taking responsibility for the level of client service they provide and takes proactive steps to maximise and improve client relationships
¿ Capable and proven business developer with a strong drive to develop the department
¿ Specialist Resolution or Law Society accreditation would be desirable
¿ Experience of managing people
¿ Creative problem-solving ability
¿ Confident with the ability to interface and develop relationships with a variety of people
¿ Socially confident
¿ Professional appearance
¿ Good IT skills

If you feel you have the required experience outlined above and you would like to be shortlisted for this role, please apply by the submission of your full CV.