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Family Childcare Solicitor

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Job summary

Position: Family Childcare Solicitor

Salary: Negotiable – dependant on experience

Job type: Full time (with a degree of flexible working available)

Start date: As soon as possible

The Company

Collins Solicitors of Watford is an award winning firm that has built up an established and very well regarded Family Law team.  We are seeking a self-motivated Family Law solicitor who specialises in the area of public law care proceedings representing parents, family members and children both directly and through their Guardian. The type of work will be varied but as an example could involve cases dealing with non-accidental injury with complex medical issues, factitious illness, sexual abuse, cruelty, neglect and substance misuse.

The firm have a family atmosphere through the practice and a happy open-door culture where staff enjoy coming into work.  The Firm recognises the importance of helping its employees balance their work and home lives and we are happy to offer a degree of flexible working for this role if necessary.

The Candidate

A Solicitor with 5 years+ PQE with strong experience with independently dealing with cases from start to finish,  including advocacy

Can demonstrate a track record of having successfully settled  cases

Ideally a member of the Law Society Children Panel (but not  essential for the right candidate who has an interest in working towards  membership after joining the Firm)

Comfortable delegating work to support staff

Excellent client care skills and general all round people and  communication skills

Commercially astute and proactive in developing the work of the  department.

Objective and professional in their dealings with clients

Ability to show empathy but remain professionally detached

Ability to prioritise and manage own workload

Thorough and methodical in their work and pays attention to detail

Self-motivated, confident and keen to succeed

Computer literate (working knowledge of Microsoft Word/Excel)

In order to apply please forward a CV and covering letter to Yuen Lai at ****

Collins Solicitors is a signatory of the Law Society’s Diversity and Inclusion Charter
Nº employees 11-50
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