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Date Added: Fri 16/09/2022

Senior Family Solicitor/Legal Executive

Chippenham, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per annum

Senior Family Solicitor/Legal Executive – £40,000 - £60,000 + Benefits – Chippenham

The Role

Are you ready for a challenge? Are you looking to take the next step in building a long-term career? If so, we want to hear from you.

We are looking to expand our range of legal services from our main Chippenham office to provide family law advice to private paying clients. We are looking for an experienced family law solicitor or legal executive to help set up and run the new department.

The role would require someone to work unsupervised but with the support of a legal assistant or paralegal. The candidate would not be required to take over any existing caseload and would be given the time and support to build their own caseload.

The current scope of the role is very flexible, and we are happy to tailor to the right candidate.

Key Responsibilities:

The key responsibilities of a Senior Family Solicitor/Legal Executive include, but are not limited to:

  • To undertake the role of family law solicitor.
  • To undertake fee earning family work.
  • To work with the Partner on business development plans and marketing strategies to grow the function, attract new clients and build the client database.
  • Ensure that all processes and practices comply with relevant policies and standards.
  • The role will focus on: Divorce, Cohabitation, TOLATA Claims, Children - Living Arrangement and other issues, Children - financial provision, Financial Claims and settlements, Asset/Wealth protection, Domestic abuse, Injunctions.

The Company

When it comes to your livelihood, getting the best legal advice can make all the difference. Our experts have the experience to support you, whatever your circumstances.

The Benefits

  • Private Medical Insurance.
  • Up to 10% employer pension contribution.
  • 25 days plus bank holidays annual leave.
  • Work from home by arrangement.
  • Free parking

The Person

The key skills and qualities of a Senior Family Solicitor/Legal Executive are:

  • Ideally 5+ years PQE.
  • Previous experience in similar role.
  • Be able to work as part of a team as well as independently.
  • Willing to go the extra mile to see results.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment and work well under pressure.
  • Computer literate.

If you are keen on joining this exciting, forward-thinking company and taking the next step in your career, then please click the apply now button to find out more.

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