Solicitor - Family
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a solicitor (4pqe +) to join a growing team, based in Leicester and Nottingham (with willingness to work in other office locations if necessary).
You will have the opportunity to be involved in the financial remedy in divorce, asset protection (trust and family), divorce and child cases, dealing with companies and accounts, participate in BD and networking events, mediations and arbitrations and manage your own caseload. The majority of the work is contentious.
The successful candidate for this role will have gained strong post qualification experience working in a Family team and it is essential that they are confident handling financial matters and settlements. The successful candidate will also: - Have experience working with commercially focused, occasionally demanding high net worth individuals, and be able to sensitively and confidentially interact with them; - Have experience working on complex trusts cases, and overseas dealings or a willingness to learn in this area; - be enthusiastic and passionate about providing excellent customer service; - Have experience participating in BD and networking activities with clients, with a keenness to develop their own network; - Have some experience managing their own caseload and working with minimal supervision; and - Have excellent commercial acumen, an ability and willingness to learn and strong attention to detail.