Keystone Law is recruiting for an associate level lawyer to join our highly respected Family Law team reporting directly to one of our busy consultant solicitors. The role is based in either London or Guildford and requires at least 3 year’s PQE in family law and a strong academic record.
The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with the day to day management of the practice and working on a mixture of financial matters, most of which involve HNWI both in this country and overseas and children matters. 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
· 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 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. Some flexible working might be considered for the right applicant.
Salary will be commensurate with experience and at or above market rate.
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