BCL Legal Recruitment
0845 241 0933

Family Solicitor

Apply for this vacancy
Location:
Sheffield and South Yorkshire
Salary:
Negotiable
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
JLE/59817/MB

Description

Family Solicitor - Child Care, Sheffield

The Firm:

- Leading Yorkshire based firm
- Well established, professional and forward thinking commercial law firm
- People focused culture
- Leading family team

The Role:

- Due growth the hugely successful team in Sheffield is looking to hire a qualified Child Care Solicitor
- You will handle a broad range of family and legal aid law
- You will be expected to manage your own caseload, support staff and participate in marketing
- You will develop a full and varied caseload to cover Family Law matters with a focus on acting for Guardians and Local Authorities and Public Law Proceedings
- Essentially this role entails starting as the sole Child Care Solicitor in the Sheffield office, networking and building contacts

Requirements:

- You will be an experienced Child Care Solicitor looking to build up a department within the Sheffield office of this leading regional firm with strong support
- You will be a member of the Law Society's Children panel
- You will ideally be a strong business developer and will have an established presence in the South Yorkshire market
- Good academics and networking skills

The Benefits:

- Competitive salary and benefits package (25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, healthcare cash plan, death in service, pension scheme)
- Supportive of career progression and professional development
- Unique opportunity to develop a department within a well regarded regional firm
- Strong support from the Head of Department, based in Leeds and marketing team
- Opportunity to thrive working in an highly autonomous working environment

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

For a full list of jobs you can also visit the BCL job search page.
BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.

Well connected, thoroughly trusted

BLM Law
Arriva
ITV
Leigh Day
DLA Piper LLP
Mamas & Papas
Chattertons Solicitors
Gordons LLP
Jet2
Turner and Wall
Nike
Air BnB