A reputable Chester based firm are looking for an experienced Family Solicitor to join the existing department. You will handle a caseload of private paying matters and will be comfortable supervising junior fee earners. This position would ideally progress into a Head of department position leading a small team.
They are looking for an experienced Solicitor to handle a full private paying caseload of circa 60 - 80 files without supervision, matters including divorce, finances, cohabitation agreements and children. Ideally you will have experience with domestic violence cases although this isn't essential. it would also be desirable for the successful candidate to have experience supervising junior members of staff.
You will be joining an existing team of 4 and there is full time assistant support with this role. The Family department was set up around 7 years ago and has a very strong influx of work from the local client base and the firm receive a number of referrals. This role will have a view to becoming Senior Solicitor and Head of department as the Family law offering expands.
The firm have a very good reputation for quality within the Chester area and have a solid client base from the local area and futher afield.
Please contact Elle Heeley, Recruitment Consultant, to discuss this role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.
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