Family Solicitor

Posted 8 September by Ashville Knight
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Family Solicitor or Legal Executive

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Sale, Manchester

Competitive salary dependent on experience

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Family Solicitor or Legal Executive to join a reputable legal practice with a great presence in Manchester and across the nation. They are a full-service firm with a number of accreditations to their name.

They are seeking a Solicitor or Legal Executive with a good understanding of the market to join their expanding Family Team in Sale. You will advise on a variety of matters to include divorce and separation, private children matters and financial agreements / disputes. The caseload will be privately funded.

Duties will include:

  • Managing own caseload
  • Advising on a variety of privately funded family matters
  • Develop existing caseload in divorce, finance and private children matters
  • Drafting legal documentation to include Cohabitation Agreements and Prenuptial Agreements
  • Drafting various Court Applications
  • Be actively involved in marketing and business development activities

The successful candidate will:

  • Have good academics – Degree/LPC/Training Contract or have achieved FCILEx status
  • Have at least a couple of years’ experience within a family department
  • Offer sound legal advice to a diverse client base
  • Maintain your continuing professional development requirements
  • Be self-motivated with a drive to develop the team
  • Work in a collaborative manner within the team and wider firm
  • Have a positive approach and strong work ethic

Required skills

  • family law

Reference: 40837481

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