Family Solicitor

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Posted 30+ days ago
Contract Type:
£25,000 - 40,000
Area of Law:
Private Practice
Reference Number:
30+ days ago
Private Family Lawyer - Skipton We have a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Family lawyer to join a leading family team. They work across four sites and you will be based in the Skipton office which is in the heart of the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. We are long established in the local area and so you will gain exposure to a wide spectrum of family work and a very strong local client base. This is very much an opportunity to drive your career forward. What will you be doing? The successful Solicitor will be handling their own caseload consisting of privately funded Family Law matters, including Divorce, Financial Settlements, Private Children Applications & Cohabitee Disputes. Client contact and maintaining excellent client relationships is key in this role so great communication skills are a necessity. The firm prides themselves on the great results they consistently deliver and so you will need to be highly dedicated and passionate about your work What does the ideal candidate look like? We are looking for a full- time family lawyer that has at-least 3 years experience of managing their own caseload. You will be a solicitor, Legal Executive or experienced lawyer. Ideally you will have gained a lot of experience in privately funded financial relief matters. What is key is that you will be commercially savvy and be extremely self- motivated to join the team and help drive further growth of the department. You will have excellent communication skills, great attention to detail, a positive outlook and the desire to offer outstanding client service. You will have strong IT skills and experience of case management systems will give your application a distinct advantage. Working very much as part of a team, you must be friendly, approachable and a great team player. What makes it so great to work here? This is a great opportunity to join a growing, busy team where you'll play an integral part in the delivery of excellent client care. The work is fast paced and challenging but the team are collaborative and enjoy what they do, which makes for a positive working environment. We are committed to putting back into the communities which we serve and work hard as a business to raising money for local charities. And that's not all, alongside a competitive salary and fantastic career opportunities, you'll receive an NHS top up benefits scheme membership, an employee assist scheme, reward and recognition and additional holidays as a reward for long service. 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.
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