Keystone Law is recruiting for a family law specialist to join our highly respected Family Law team reporting directly to one of our busy consultant solicitors. The role is based in London or Surrey and requires at least 3+ year’s PQE in family law and a strong academic record. The successful candidate will both assist the senior lawyer and also run cases themselves working on a mixture of high level financial matters and children cases. There will be significant direct client contact from the off. You will need to have experience of the English legal system. Applications from candidates with no experience of this will not be considered.
Responsibilities of the role will include:
· Directly supporting a senior lawyer and also running own cases
· Attending court (no advocacy required)
· Drafting documents
· Preparing financial disclosure
· Preparing bundles
· Liaising with clients/court/third parties and attending client meetings
The role is likely to suit a bright and confident individual with a solid experienced background in family law, who is enthusiastic about the prospect of developing quickly and working outside the usual hierarchical structure of a traditional law firm. Hours can be flexible and working from home will be considered.
Salary will be commensurate with experience and at or above market rate.
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