HR1066: Family & Matrimonial associate (6+ PQE) – (12 month maternity contract)

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If you have any questions relating to this role please contact:

Hayley Webster,
Recruitment Advisor

E: hwebster@fladgate.com
T: +44 (0) 20 3036 7141

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our highly regarded matrimonial team that is consistently ranked by all the leading legal directories and provides high-quality advice to private clients.

The matrimonial team consists of a Partner and an Associate with assistance from trainees and paralegals, and the team is expanding. It is a small but important part of our core dispute resolution team, and forms part of the firm-wide “private wealth group” dedicated to all aspects of private client work across all of the firms major departments.

The successful candidate will:

  • be a qualified solicitor. Individuals qualified overseas who do not require visa sponsorship will also be considered, so long as they are able to demonstrate at least 12 months’ relevant UK experience within a London law firm;
  • have a good degree (minimum 2.1) from a top tier university and good “A” levels (or equivalent);
  • have at least 5 years PQE in a matrimonial team within private practice;
  • have experience of handling heavy family matters with minimal supervision;
  • be able to demonstrate exceptional case management and meticulous attention to detail;
  • be able to demonstrate strong capabilities of direct client contact and client care;
  • uses non-chargeable time effectively, for example on marketing and business development activities;
  • have strong compliance record with good financial management skills; and
  • have good interpersonal skills and client relationship skills.

Membership of YRes/Resolution is an advantage.

In return we offer a competitive package, a varied role and an opportunity to learn from some great colleagues.

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