Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive

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The role

We are searching for an ambitious, highly motivated family lawyer who is looking to develop and ultimately lead a tight knit family law team that is passionate about the delivery of a practical and constructive law service to its clients. The candidate will also have partnership aspirations within this successful South London practice as their objective.

To be ideal for the position you will have a broad knowledge of all areas of family law and have successfully managed a caseload of financial provision cases. You will be a member of Resolution and may have qualified as mediator, collaborative lawyer and/or have specialist accreditations - or intend to do so. You will need to demonstrate that you are commercially minded and have the skills to lead inspire and motivate colleagues.

The team includes experienced lawyers who specialise in;

- Financial provision
- Private children law
- Domestic violence law
- Family Mediation
- Prenuptial and Living together agreements

The team is currently led by Liz Edwards, former chair of Resolution, who will continue as lead until the successful candidate can assume this role having been provided with a full period of support

Candidate specification

- Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive with 3+ years PQE
- Member of Resolution
- Confident and experienced in managing your own caseload
- Able to oversee and lead an established team
- Commercially minded, with a focus on New Business Development
- Desired, but not essential – Qualified mediator, arbitrator and or collaborative lawyer

There is a real opportunity for progression within the firm to partnership. The firm’s ethos is important to us and we offer a friendly yet fast paced working environment with flexibility and support. We are looking for the right person, who is client-focused and believes in our mission, to join the team and the practice.

How to apply

Contact Toni Wensley for further information or email your CV and covering letter to the email address below.

Please send your application to: t.wensley@allaw.co.uk