Keystone Law is recruiting for a part time 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 Surrey and requires at least 3+ year’s PQE in family law together with 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. Our team also compromises support colleagues to ensure an enviable work/life balance for everyone; with happy lawyers we are able to deliver a higher quality of service for our clients.
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 and applications
· Preparing financial disclosure
· Liaising with clients/court/third parties and attending client meetings
The role will suit a bright and confident individual with a solid experienced background in family law. We work outside the usual hierarchical structure of a traditional law firm. Hours can be flexible with a working from home element.
Salary will be commensurate with experience and at or above market rate.
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