Position: Family Solicitor
Salary: Up to £50,000
Ref: (phone number removed)
We are recruiting for an experienced Family Lawyer to join a busy practice in Hastings. The successful candidate must:
be a member of the Family Law Children Panel
be able to handle own caseload of clients;
liaise with numerous offices to manage new and existing clients;
provide legal advice to clients on all relevant matters within their expertise, including representing Guardians and children in Care matters;
be willing to undertake advocacy;
be willing to travel to Hastings, Brighton and other local Courts in order to represent clients;
be available to work in the Hastings office on a 2 days in the office:2 days remotely:1 day based on business need;
be willing to learn the cloud-based case management system and digital dictation software;
have good organisational skills with an ability to prioritise your own and secretary's workload;
have excellent time management skills;
identify and develop potential client relationships;
have at least 5 years' experience in a similar position.
If you feel that this role doesn't match your skills and expertise, please visit our website for a variety of Permanent, Temporary and Contract vacancies.
We endeavour to reply to all applications. However if you have not heard from us within 7 days you have been unsuccessful with this particular role. You are very welcome to apply to future advertisements placed by The Sammons Group.
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