Family Lawyer

CRA Consulting
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A leading South Yorkshire law firm is currently seeking an experienced Solicitor or Legal Executive to join their Family department, specialising in divorce, domestic abuse and private children matters.

Responsibilities will include;

- Running a complete caseload of family matters without supervision;

- Handling all client matters in a professional and efficient way;

- Attending on clients, taking client's instruction, providing appropriate legal advice and attending Court as required;

- Achieving personal fee-earning and chargeable hours targets;

- Undertaking personal development within the criteria specified by the Law Society, Legal Services Commission, associated professional bodies and the Firm;

- Actively keeping up-to-date with case law and changes in legislation which may affect areas of specialism;

- Undertaking all duties in-line with Professional Standards and the Firm's policies and procedures;

- Being fully IT literate, have excellent organisational, advocacy and both written and oral skills.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a thriving and well regarded law firm on a permanent basis. Salary will be competitive and dependent on qualifications and experience with a performance related bonus scheme.

For further information, please contact Laura Chappell on or apply online.

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