Senior Family Associate

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    Horsham, United Kingdom

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    Alison Banks

Senior Family Associate, £55-80K dep on experience, Horsham, West Sussex

Innovative IT, full secretarial support, with a focus on working with clients across a range of issues, this opportunity really isn’t one to miss. This incredibly successful niche family law firm with offices in Sussex and Surrey, due to a team retirement, is looking to hire a Senior Family Solicitor with at least 5 years PQE who is looking to take the next steps in their career. They are one of the leading specialist matrimonial and family solicitors who have built an excellent reputation offering a high-quality cost-effective service.

The role

Based in West Sussex, you will join an experienced team of 2 where you will manage your own caseload which may include the following: Divorce and separation, financial settlements, private children, cohabitation disputes, pre-nuptial agreements and collaborative law.
Because of the firm’s strong client basis and dedicated Business Development arm, you will be focussed on billing work and will be expected to generate around £15k a month, but you will have a varied and quality workload with exposure to a variety of different types of family law.

This is a great opportunity to work alongside the Managing Partner and for the right candidate offers potential for partnership.

What they are looking for

  • At least 5 years PQE in running your own caseload of private family matters
  • Technically strong
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to show sensitivity and discretion
  • Committed, driven and a real get up and go attitude


What they can offer

  • A generous salary
  • Clear route to Partnership
  • Industry leading IT
  • Dedicated secretarial support
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Generous team 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.