Family/Childcare Solicitor

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    Barking, United Kingdom

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    Alison Banks

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    Alison Banks

Family/Childcare Solicitor NQ – 2 years PQE - £28-30K dep on exp - Barking

Our client is a one of the largest multi sited law firms in East London and Essex. Providing legal solution for individuals and business for the last 40 years the firm have developed an outstanding reputation and continue to strengthen. Their lawyers support advise and work with individuals and their families across London and Essex dealing with complex and demanding cases. Chambers ranked and Legal 500 listed the firm works on national and international legal cases, with many cases being reported in the press. They are renowned to be trusted to be involved during some of the most critical times of a person’s life. The firm’s ethos is to work hard to understand what their clients want to achieve when you work with them

The role

Reporting to the Partner, they have an opening for a junior solicitor who has experience of dealing with both public and private family and childcare matters. The role will involve handling a caseload of the following:

  • Care proceedings
  • Private children
  • Divorce
  • Ancillary Relief

The firm will only consider those candidates who have experience of legal aid and private work.

This is a full- time role, Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.30 pm

What they are looking for

  • NQ – 2 years PQE Family/Childcare Solicitor
  • Knowledge of Legal Aid
  • Willing to get involved with business development
  • Strong client facing skills

What they can offer

  • 24 days annual leave 6 plus bank holidays
  • Productivity bonus paid at the discretion of the Partnership
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • Free eye-tests
  • Career progression via their Associate & Partner development scheme
  • Client referral bonus

If you feel you would be a good fit and would like to learn more about this opportunity, then contact Alison Banks at alison@lrlegal.co.uk or call for a confidential discussion on 0208 464 2506 or 07979 952 201.