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Date Added: Thu 01/10/2020

Family Partner

England, UK
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Company: JMC LEGAL

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

The firm have celebrated consistent success and growth since inception, with the aspiration not to grow as quickly as possible, but to work with an exciting and diverse client base of impressive proportions.

They punch well above their weight in the work that they handle; you will find a real buzz about the office and a fantastic culture.

Due to ongoing success, a very progressive opportunity has been created in their Family team, offering you to work closely with one of the regions leading Partners.

The Firm

This expanding practice punch well above their weight and have a reputation for competing against the larger regional firms in Essex. They have now created a very progressive opportunity in their Chelmsford Office, for an experienced Solicitor or Partner with an entrepreneurial spirit to develop their Family offering further.

They are entrepreneurial, modern and commercially focused, building up a fantastic reputation in the market and have consequently been rewarded with an influx of high-quality work. They focus on providing the best legal advice to their commercial clients, but without the legal jargon, meaning this firm have an enviable and dynamic network, both on a regional, national and international level. The volume of work regularly referred to them is a testament to their focus on client care and extensive network.

Each employee is valued and given a real platform for personal and professional growth; there are no glass ceilings on progression and each current partner is homegrown. They look for people with ambition and determination; people who get satisfaction from building and maintaining relationships with clients.

There is a lot of flexibility that can be found here, the Partners created this firm to take a step away from a rigid traditional structure found elsewhere. The flexibility, autonomy and commitment to developing their own allows this fantastic boutique to boast of a high staff retention rates with outstanding reviews from clients and employees alike.

The Role

The firm are looking to hire a Family Partner into their Chelmsford office, Essex.

There is significant referred work coming into the team, allowing you to join and hit the ground running. Once embedded into the business, you will be responsible for building or developing your own client base in Essex & East London, adopting the firm's ethos and working alongside the other Partners to build the brand further ensuring future success.

Although this opportunity will be based around your specialist areas, you will be expected to have a broad knowledge across all areas of private Family matters including:

  • Divorce
  • Financial Disputes
  • Children
  • Prenuptial and Postnuptial agreements
  • Civil Partnerships and Injunctions

If you are an experienced and ambitious Senior Solicitor/ Senior Associate or a talented Partner this is a rare opportunity to join and industry leader who will provide you with autonomy and support.


  • You will be an experienced Solicitor or Partner with at least 6 years PQE +
  • You will have an excellent technical knowledge of private Family matters and a strong billings history
  • You should have evidence of successful business development

On Offer

  • Salary is competitive, based upon experience
  • Flexible working arrangement
  • Outstanding progression prospects

This is an excellent opportunity for a Family Lawyer to join this stand-out firm in Chelmsford, Essex.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation

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