Family/Child Care Solicitor (or Legal Executive) with 3+ years PQE

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The role

- We are a friendly firm in the Cotswolds with a long history of undertaking legal aid work as well as private work in our family department.
- We are looking for a solicitor or legal executive with excellent client care to join our family team which comprises one other fee earner, and to take over an existing caseload (covering all aspects of Family Law practice including care, children, divorce, finances, injunctions) following retirement.
- The role will include Public Law and membership of the Law Society Children Panel is therefore desirable as in the ability to undertake Guardian work.
- The successful candidate will be an experienced advocate when dealing with public law and other family work.
- This is generally an in office role although at times there can be some flexibility.
- The successful candidate will have the support of a secretary.

Candidate specification

- 3 years + PQE
- Experienced in all aspects of public law children, as well as other family areas of work.
- Comfortable leading own caseload.
- Ideally continuing to build the existing public law caseload and undertaking Guardian work.
- The firm welcomes applications from all sectors of society and is committed to equality and diversity in all aspects of practice and within this application.
- Either a member of the Law Society Children Panel or willing to work to become a member of the panel.

How to apply

Attach your CV and any other information which you believe will assist with your application.

Please send your application to: hweavill@alisonfielden.co.uk