Family Lawyer

Posted 3 days ago by Law Staff Legal Recruitment
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Lexcel accredited firm in the heart of Birmingham seeks a skillful Family Lawyer on a full-time, permanent basis.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a driven solicitor or legal executive to join our client’s thriving, multi-accredited practice located in Birmingham. 

Managing a varied caseload of private family matters, the successful applicant will utilise their skills and expertise to deliver first-class legal services to the firm’s clients.

- Divorce
- Prenuptial and post nuptial agreements
- Surrogacy
- Financial matters
- Alternative resolution
- Unmarried couples
- Children matters
- Child arrangements
- family law

The Candidate

- Solicitors and legal executives with a minimum of 2 years’ PQE
- Experience in private family law is essential
- A strong communicator with exceptional client care skills
- Highly organised and self-sufficient with the ability to meet tight deadlines

Due to our high level of Asian client base, language skills such as Urdu/ Punjabi are ideal but not essential. The candidate needs to be fully confident with private child law matters and include expertise in divorce, domestic violence, and S8 applications as well as acrimonious financial disputes. 

- Must have a thorough practical experience of dealing with these areas due to our heavy and demanding client base. There is a strong emphasis on child care matters with divorce and finances and so the candidate must enjoy this type of work.
- Good commercial acumen of business targets is required. An excellent working environment with a friendly team and family environment.
- Good shared support available but no exclusive legal secretary.
- The person needs to be able to work quickly as we receive 2-4 new cases daily and needs to be able to manage their own caseload with minimum support.

The Firm

- An award-winning niche practice, recommended in the Legal 500, our client offers expert advice and representation in the field of family law.
- Based in Birmingham, they serve clients in the capital, across the UK and internationally.
- With specialist, friendly lawyers, they are well-placed to advise on all matters pertaining to the family.

Associate Lawyer – Family
For further details of this Associate Family Lawyer vacancy, please contact Natasha Kirkby on

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