Family Solicitor

Liverpool – £35,000 - £45,000

Family Solicitor
£35,000 - £45,000
My client, one of the UK's fastest-growing legal aid law firms, is on the lookout for an exceptional Family Solicitor to join their dynamic team. Specializing in Family and Care law, they are renowned for providing outstanding legal services while fostering a positive and supportive work environment.
As a highly organized and detail-oriented Family Solicitor, the successful candidate will play a pivotal role in supporting clients through their legal journeys. Taking initial instructions and assessing case merits, the Family Solicitor will meticulously calculate clients' eligibility for legal aid, ensuring that every individual receives the assistance they need.
The Family Solicitor will thrive in managing their own caseload, delivering top-notch client care with each interaction. From opening and maintaining client files to offering clear and comprehensive advice, they will become a reliable source of guidance for clients in the Family department.
One of the most exciting aspects of this role is the opportunity to represent clients in court and liaise with local authorities, making a real impact on their lives. By fully instructing counsel, agents, and experts when necessary, the Family Solicitor will showcase their legal expertise and advocacy skills.
At the heart of their responsibilities lies the task of completing Legal Aid applications and ensuring that all court orders are promptly read and actioned. This attention to detail and dedication will ensure that clients' cases progress smoothly and efficiently.
As a well-connected and ambitious professional, the Family Solicitor will also develop strong working relationships with legal field peers, enhancing their expertise and establishing a strong support network.
My client places a high value on self-motivation and accuracy in case work. With excellent computer literacy skills, the Family Solicitor will efficiently manage case files and documents, streamlining processes and boosting productivity.
This unique opportunity not only offers a competitive salary and benefits package but also includes hybrid and flexible working arrangements. Emphasizing professional growth and development, my client provides an inspiring platform for career advancement.
If you are passionate about making a difference in the legal field, particularly in helping families navigate the complexities of childcare law, seize this extraordinary chance to join my client's team. Submit your updated CV, showcasing your relevant experience and motivation for this exciting role.

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Lois Caffrey

Senior Recruitment Consultant
0161 233 6360

Lois joined Douglas Scott in 2019 as a Recruitment Conusltant for our North West desk. Lois will assist with a range of small regional practices, boutique firms and larger national and international practices working with legal professionals from Paralegal to Partner level. Previous to Douglas Scott Lois worked as a Mortgage Advisor for a finance company. 

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Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Family Law
  • Type: Solicitor / FILEX
  • Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Liverpool
  • Reference: J74949

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