Family Lawyer

Recruiter
Maloy and Flynn Recruitment Ltd
Location
Leeds, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 May 2019
Closes
23 May 2019
Ref
1152575399
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Family Lawyer Job Description:

Full time - Monday Thursday 9:00am till 5:30pm Friday - 9:00am till 5:00pm

(Happy to change hours slightly)

We are searching for a dedicated and qualified Family Lawyer to join our clients dynamic law practice. You will perform a range of duties including filing legal documents, attending court proceedings, participating in mediation sessions, and offering useful advice to clients.

To excel in this role, the successful candidate will be an exceptional communicator, with excellent negotiating and debating skills. All candidates will have a license to practice law, and the ability to successfully manage multiple clients.

Responsibilities:
  • Oversee and manage the legal issues that transpire between people that are members of the same family.
  • Supervise and direct mediation sessions, and offer effective legal advice.
  • Organize and record all official documents required to file cases.
  • Coordinate with staff to prepare an extensive brief on each case that goes to trial.
  • Uphold a steady schedule of hearings, court appearances, and conferences.
  • Respond to the urgent needs of clients.
  • Oversee family estates and wills.
  • Attend trials and court proceedings.
  • Regularly update clients about their cases.

    Requirements:
  • A license to practice law from the State Bar Association.
  • A minimum of 3+ years' experience in family law.
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Good organizational and multitasking abilities.
  • Must be skilled in negotiation, debate and persuasion techniques.
  • Legal aid

    Due to the high volume of applications we receive if you have not heard from us within 7 days then your application has been unsuccessful. We will keep your information on our database and will be in touch should other suitable opportunities become available.

    Maloy & Flynn Recruitment is an equal opportunities employment consultancy for both temporary and permanent positions in Sales and Marketing, Engineering , Construction, Head Office Support, Administration, Apprenticeships, Customer Services and Call Centre.

    Please refer to our website for more opportunities.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/86473098

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