Associate, Family - 5PQE

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The role

Our family teams are highly rated in Chambers and Legal 500. We are well respected by other family solicitors and are committed to all forms of dispute resolution as well as traditional practice.

We are seeking a 5 year PQE associate solicitor to join the growing team in our Kingston upon Thames riverside office. You will work closely with the partners, assisting on their cases, helping to mentor the younger members of the team as well as having the opportunity to develop your own case load within a supportive team environment. As part of the team your matters will include advising our clients on:

• Divorce procedures
• Financial applications for married and unmarried families
• International and cross jurisdictional issues
• Private children applications to include leave to remove
• Pre and Post nuptial agreements

We offer a competitive salary package and a supportive working environment with sociable and committed colleagues. Russell-Cooke is a unique place to broaden your experience and develop a career in law.

We have a diverse workforce and aim to attract high calibre applicants that reflect the demography of our geographical location and client base. Individuals will be employed solely on merit and the requirement of the position. No applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of sex, race, marital status, disability, age, sexual orientation or religion. Reasonable adjustments will be made to eliminate or reduce disadvantage

We are not accepting submissions from agencies for this role

Candidate specification

The ideal candidate will be confident and enthusiastic and will have a strong commitment to family work. You will be keen to raise your profile and that of the family team and take part in business development activities.

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