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Child Care Solicitor

  • Job reference: JHCASTVE/0711
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified
Job description: A brilliant opportunity for a Family Law Solicitor has become available to join a Legal 500 firm in London. They are seeking someone to join their large Family Law department to assist the 2 Member Partners, 2 Salaried Partners, 11 Solicitors, 6 Consultant Solicitors, 2 trainees and 4 Paralegals with a very busy caseload.

You will be a highly experienced Solicitor with a specialism in Children's Law. The position is a full time Solicitor role. The role will include running a caseload of family law cases relating to, international child abduction, applications under the Inherent Jurisdiction/Wardship, private law children cases and domestic violence applications.

Duties and Responsibilities
*Supervision and running of the Child Abduction team.
*Running a caseload of Family Law matters, specialising in Children Law.
*Assisting senior team members with the departments varied caseload.
*Preparing court bundles and taking witness statements.

Experience Required
*You must be a qualified Solicitor or Barrister with a current Practising Certificate.
*A minimum of 4 years' PQE within Family Law and Child Abduction matters.
*Resolution Specialist Accreditation including Child Abduction portfolio or a Law Society Family Law Advanced Accreditation including Child Abduction and wardship portfolio.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a forward thinking Legal 500 firm with a strong presence within Family Law in London. You will join a firm that takes pride in their employee's growth and development and offer excellent benefits with a highly competitive salary.

Should you wish to discuss this role or you would like to apply please contact Jack Heaton on 01772 208969 or email jack.heaton@servicecare.org.uk. For our latest jobs and register for job alerts, please visit www.servicecare.org.uk/legal.

Service Care Legal is a specialist recruitment agency supplying temporary and permanent professionals to Private Practices, Local Authorities and In-house Legal Departments nationwide. We have in-depth experience of recruiting at all levels within the legal industry and consultants who specialise in specific markets to ensure you have a dedicated point of contact who's an expert in your area. We also offer a £250 referral bonus if you know of anyone who may be interested in this role.