Family Lawyer - North Tyneside

Legal - Commercial & Office Support
Ref: 4504 Date Posted: Friday 15 Jan 2021
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A long established family law firm based in North Tyneside are seeking a Family Lawyer to join their expanding team offering a salary of between £25,000 and £50,000 depending upon experience.
Working within a team of four fee earners, with paralegal and secretarial support, as a Family Lawyer you will:
  • Undertake fee earning work for Clients across a range of Family Law matters including: Divorce and annulment, Child custody, support and visitation rights, Ancillary relief, Maintenance, Property and financial settlements, Adoption, Child care & protection and Domestic violence.
  • To achieve agreed levels of billing and time recording.
  • Maintain and nurture an appropriate network of contacts and referrers and endeavour to promote the firm in their professional and personal lives.
  • Perform fee earning work accurately, reliably and in accordance with the firm’s quality and risk management procedures.
  • Ensure confidentiality and security of the Firm’s and client’s documentation and information.
  • Achieve good working relationships with external institutions and organisations.
We are looking for a Family Lawyer with the following:
  • Qualified solicitor with experience in Family Law
  • Has experience of public and private family law legal aid work
  • Preferably already a Children Panel member
  • Able to take on existing caseload with minimum supervision
You will be working 8.30 am – 5.30 pm, Monday to Thursday with a 5.00 pm finish on a Friday.  In return you will receive 28 days holiday.
If this sounds like the Family Lawyer role for you click and apply now!