Senior Associate

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The role

Moore Barlow is currently seeking a Senior Associate (Solicitor or Legal Executive) to join its Family Team based in Richmond.

Situated near to main high street and station, Moore Barlow's modern new offices provide a brilliant space for collaborative working.

This opportunity is offered on a ‘hybrid’ basis with some time spent each week in the office (approximately three days) with the remainder from home.

The Richmond family team has one partner, one associate and one paralegal. They are looking for a Senior Associate, who will develop and manage a caseload of high-value and complex family matters, whilst assisting the partner and playing a vital role in the supervision and continued growth of the team based in Richmond.

Moore Barlow promote a healthy work life balance which allows its people to manage their various responsibilities in a way that is sustainable for the long term. This leads to better outcomes for our clients as well as a great place to work.

The Family Team, is a leading team in both the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners. They provide a supportive and collaborative service, believing that their services should be focused on achieving the right outcome. Whilst the preferred candidate will demonstrate excellent previous experience in the field of family law, they’ll also gain exposure to some of the innovations the firm has made to deliver great outcomes for its Clients.

Candidate specification

A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive experienced in the field of Family Law. Moore Barlow is looking for an individual used to managing a broad range of family issues.

Candidates with experience of complex financial matters as well as complex children disputes, often with an international focus are especially encouraged to apply.

You will have built a professional network and be able to demonstrate your business development skills.

You will be working with a team committed to the Resolution Code of Practice and the preferred candidate will work the same way.

Being accredited either by Resolution or the Law Society would be advantageous.

Moore Barlow doesn't tend to use PQE as the sole measure of experience. As such, they are keen to hear from individuals who are currently, or feel ready to take on a role at Senior Associate level with a desire to progress to Partnership in time.

You'll have great communication skills, a passion for helping clients achieve their goals and the ability to think creatively.

Whilst this position is offered full-time, the firm offers a split of working from home and in the office. They are a flexible team and are open to considering alternative working patterns.

How to apply

Apply via the Moore Barlow Lawyers' website (

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity before applying, please contact Brandon Duchesne, Talent Acquisition Manager, for an informal conversation.

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