Family Solicitor

York – £32,000 - £40,000

With drive and determination the successful Family Law Solicitor will acquire the confidence and knowledge required to take them to the next level, managing a varied and challenging caseload that could include the identification of assets locked up in complex off shore trusts.

Due to growth an ambitious Family Law Solicitor is wanted to manage a high quality caseload with a highly regarded, multi award winning York based law firm with a fantastic reputation in the city and beyond.

Applications are invited from Family Solicitors and CILEx of all levels who are driven to build out their careers in a firm that is at the top of its game and can offer a first class career development opportunity to lawyers who possess the requisite levels of drive and determination to make it. Salary is to £40,000 with comprehensive benefits.

The successful Family Solicitor will join a busy, premium and in demand team acting for a varied client base that includes ABC, professionals, entrepreneurs, landowners, farmers and trust beneficiaries. Majoring in separation and finance you will manage a challenging, mentally stimulating and high quality privately funded Family Law caseload from inception through to conclusion. The day to day will vary and include:

The management of non-contentious elements, including the drafting of separation agreements
Firm leadership on contentious matters including the identification of assets, TOLATA claims, guidance and negotiation on division of the same
Litigation through to settlement or judgement

Applications are invited from Family Solicitors and CILEx who are motivated to take their careers to the next level and have the capacity and capability to acquire the know how and confidence required to deliver on that ambition. The successful candidate will possess upwards of 2 years experience gained in a high quality Family Law environment, and strong academics that will provide the foundation for the highest levels of client servicing and drive the delivery of a premium, but value for money legal solution.

An excellent York based Family Law opportunity with salary to £40,000, comprehensive benefits and amazing career prospects.

Want to know more about this fantastic role? Reach out to Director and Recruitment Consultant, Jonathan Nolan, contact for a confidential chat 0113 4677571 or apply now through the vacancy for immediate consideration and feedback.

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Jonathan Nolan

0113 467 7571

Jonathan is a Director at Douglas Scott and has nearly 15 years legal sector experience. A law graduate, Jonathan was a Residential Conveyancer in a previous life managing sales and purchases in a 5 year career with a property law specialist. He speaks French, skis, plays 5 aside, manages a junior football team and occasionally dusts off his golf bats.   

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Family Law
  • Type: Solicitor / FILEX
  • Salary: £32,000 - £40,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: York
  • Reference: 36974240

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