Rayden Solicitors are recruiting for a 1-3 year PQE family law specialist to join our award winning firm, to be based in our Berkhamsted office.
Rayden Solicitors are an award winning specialist family law firm, top ranked for family law by both the Legal 500 and Chambers UK.
The successful candidate will have trained and practised in well-regarded family departments and will be able to demonstrate experience in key areas of family law including; divorce, financial proceedings, emergency injunctions, private children act applications, pre-nuptial agreements and cohabitation work including Schedule 1 applications.
You will have strong written and spoken communication skills and have an eye for detail. Experience of managing your own caseload is desirable but not essential. Experience of supporting senior fee earners in more complex litigation is required. You will be expected to be an ambassador of the firm and work with the team to promote Rayden Solicitors as well as your own professional practice both at internal and external events and should be comfortable doing so.
Rayden Solicitors does not offer legal aid and experience of private family law work is essential to the role. Advocacy experience is an advantage but is not essential.
We endeavour to create a working environment of trust, support and dedication to excellence. Every individual, irrespective of role, is part of the team that will get us there and we are accountable to one another.
We aim to select team members on aptitude, attitude and action, people who take charge of their dreams and ideas and who embrace accountability.
We respect one another and remember the small courtesies that make a work day sunnier
We aim to work together effectively and efficiently
We are committed to the firm, to supporting each other and to providing excellent service
The salary and benefits offered are competitive. There may be an opportunity for some flexible working; we can accommodate candidates who would like to work less than 5 days per week.
No agencies please.