Family Solicitor

Ashville Knight
£25000 - £50000/annum £NEG depending on experience
07 Jul 2020
06 Aug 2020
Part Time
Set hours
Contract Type
Family Solicitor – 3 years PQE +

Salisbury, Wiltshire

£25,000 - £45,000 depending on qualifications and experience

Part Time and Full Time Considered

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Family Solicitor, Legal Executive or an experienced paralegal who is able to run their own files without regular supervision. You will be joining a reputable legal practice with a great presence in Wiltshire. They are a full-service firm with multiple offices across the county.

They are seeking a fee earner with a good understanding of the market. You will advise on a variety of matters to include divorce and separation, private children matters and financial agreements / disputes. The caseload will be all private client.

Duties will include:

Managing own caseload
Advising on a variety of privately funded family matters
Develop existing caseload in divorce, finance and private children matters
Drafting legal documentation to include Cohabitation Agreements and Prenuptial Agreements
Drafting various Court Applications
Be actively involved in marketing and business development activities

The successful candidate ideally will:

Have at least 2 years’ experience of maintaining their own caseload
Be a law graduate / LPC / training contract or CILEx or have a Paralegal qualification

Be happy doing their own advocacy
Be a member of resolution or hold a specialist family accreditation

Offer sound legal advice to a diverse client base
Maintain your continuing professional development requirements
Be self-motivated with a drive to develop the team
Work in a collaborative manner within the team and wider firm
Have a positive approach and strong work ethic