Gloucester (GL1 1EP)
Salary: Dependent on experience and linked to a bonus scheme.
Having recently expanded their Child Care Team, our client is now looking to recruit a Family Lawyer who would like to join a friendly Family Team in their Gloucester office. If you are able to manage a case load with a minimum of supervision they have a permanent position you may be interested in.
The ideal candidate would have 3 -5 years PQE experience preferably to deal with all areas of Family Law except Public Child Care Law and be willing and able to undertake their own advocacy in Court on initial hearings and directions appointments. You would be advising clients mainly on a Private basis but our client also undertake some Legal Aid work and you will need to have gained a good general knowledge of Family Law including Divorce, Private Law Children Act Matters, Financial Remedy, Injunctions and Cohabitation Disputes.
Our client is looking for a self motivated individual who has good client handling skills. You will have the opportunity to be involved in the direction and growth of the Family Law Department where our client believes in allocating work on an open and fair basis. You would be working alongside the Family Partner who will be happy to give you input on your cases and to help and advise as necessary as you grow in knowledge and experience.
Ideally they are looking for someone who wants to work full time but for the right candidate we would consider part time. As part of one of Gloucestershire's premier law firms you can rest assured that they will invest in your future and personal development and provide you with continuous training to allow you to develop in your career.
Please submit your CV online along with your current/anticipated salary.