A well-respected firm is expanding on a national level and is working with Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment exclusively.
This is a unique opportunity, in that the firm in question has recently acquired a large source of legal aid work, and as such is keen to speak with panel accredited family solicitors with experience of legal aid files, who are keen to set up a small satellite office in Manchester
The role will involve hiring and leading a team of four fee earners and together handling a large case load of legal aid family work, provided by the London head office, and you will report directly to the London-based Head of Department. The role comes with great resources and support, giving you everything you need to work with this highly regarded firm to build a strong presence in the North West in a market-leading set up.
Due to the nature of this role, the firm is flexible in terms of location, and will work with you to select suitable office space so long that it is close to the city centre.
The ideal candidate for this exceptional opportunity will be a highly experienced family law solicitor who has experience with a range of public and privately funded files, and you must be panel accredited to take on the role of supervising solicitor.
Get in touch now to discuss further
Please contact Lara Shannon, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.
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Lara joined Douglas Scott in January 2017 eager to combine the knowledge gained in her law degree and her recruitment experience obtained working in London. She specialises in Private Client recruitment in the North West, including, but not limited to Family, Residential Conveyancing, Crime, Mental Health, Private Wealth, and Court of Protection. Lara recruits from Legal Assistant level up to Partnership level, and works with a range of small regional practices, boutique firms and larger national and international practices. She works with well-established departments as well as with firms which are keen to diversify into new areas of law. Lara graduated from the University of York Law School in 2016. During that period, she also studied part-time to achieve two diplomas in online reputation management and digital marketing.
"Lara has been great in finding an opportunity that meets my requirements and was super-efficient in setting up the interview."
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