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Family Law - Private Client
London, Hybrid and Flex working
Salary £90 - £100k DOE + excellent bonuses & benefits


Head of Department/Partner Family Solicitor

Salary £90 - £100k doe + excellent bonuses & benefits

London, Hybrid and Flex working

Top 200 Law Firm offers a fantastic opportunity to a highly competent and experienced solicitor to jointly head up their Family department. The Family practice is exceptionally successful, and they are looking to employ another Partner to add additional strength to managing the team. Committed to cultivating a culture that prioritises its people, they offer a supportive and friendly environment where equality is at the forefront, ensuring every team member, from Partners to junior staff, is heard and valued.

The role:

  • Managing a caseload of matters across all aspects of Family transactions including:
  • Prenuptial agreements
  • Domestic and International surrogacy arrangements
  • Pre-Civil Partnership Agreement
  • Cohabitation
  • Financial Remedy
  • Divorce and separation.
  • Domestic and international family arrangements
  • Child Arrangements
  • International Divorce and Child Arrangements
  • Domestic abuse
  • Types of Non-Court Options for Dispute Resolution
  • Managing and mentoring the team
  • Strategic decision making on the direction of the department.
  • Financial management of billings and targets for the team
  • Pro-actively involved in business development and marketing initiatives.


Qualified Solicitor or similar Min 10 yrs PQE with a broad scope of family experience including HNW clients. Previous management experience preferable Highly developed business acumen Ability and passion to lead and mentor. Enthusiasm for business growth through networking and marketing initiatives.

The firm offers:

Competitive salary based on experience. Inclusive and team culture Benefits and excellent bonuses Hybrid working model for a healthy work-life balance. (2 days in office and 3 WFH) Opportunity to work on high-value and challenging cases. Career development and progression opportunities for top performers- potential route to equity partnership

If you are a highly experienced family law specialist looking for a long term career path in firm with a people focused culture, please contact me as follows: JoAnne Cokayne at or call for a confidential discussion on 02084642526 (office hours) or 07925104795 (out of office hours).

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The PQE identified on this advertisement is a guide only and does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.

LR Legal Recruitment is operating as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.

*We require a lawyer who has gained the necessary experience for the position advertised. The PQE identified on this advertisement is a guide only and does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.