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Family Law Solicitor

  • Job reference: EC0109FAMDV
  • Location: North West
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified
Job description: FAMILY LAW - SOLICITOR

Location: Lancashire
Job Type: Permanent Full Time
Area of Expertise: NQ - 3 years' PQE
Salary: £23,000 - £29,000 (DOE)

This is a fantastic opportunity for a family solicitor to work within a progressive firm with multiple offices focusing on personal and commercial services in Lancashire. Their family law department is experiencing a period of growth and an increasing caseload of highly interesting work. You will be working within the family law department as a solicitor running your own caseload of non-standard family issues including publicly funded cases.

Responsibilities:
*Advise on publicly funded Legal Aid cases
*Advise on domestic violence and forced marriage cases
*Advise on childcare and stalking issues
*Client visits
*Clinic advice
*Manage client expectations whilst understanding their requirements to maintain strong client relationships and provide accurate and prompt advice to achieve their needs.
*Keep up to date on legislative changes and identify and undertake any training and development as required
Requirements:
*Degree or equivalent.
*NQ solicitor or up to 3 years' PQE.
*Team player.
*Experience of non-standard family issues in a training contract, solicitor or paralegal position is desirable.
Benefits:
*Employee incentive scheme
*Extra day off for your birthday

Should you wish to discuss this role before applying, please contact Emma Clapham on 01772 208969 or email emma.clapham@servicecare.org.uk

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*Exceptional referral bonuses
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