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Senior Family Solicitor

  • GBP£60,000.00 - GBP£80,000.00
  • Colchester, Essex
  • Permanent

New Vacancy | Family Solicitor | Senior Associate / Partnership Opportunity | Colchester, Essex

The Firm:

The practice has a reputation for being approachable and reliable, and as a result, it boasts a fantastic staff retention rate. Many Senior Solicitors and Partners at the firm trained here, making it an aspirational environment to progress your legal career.

You will find a strong leadership team at the firm, recognised as some of the best Lawyers in the region. They hold regular internal open forums, encouraging the entire team to share ideas and insights, meaning everyone has a voice.

Together, the Partners have devised an impressive business plan to continue to grow over the coming years, further bolstering its offering with key strategic hires across every department. This gives ambitious and driven individuals an unrivalled opportunity, knowing that long-term investment of their time will lead to a healthy and prosperous career.

The Role:

The family department is award-winning and regularly receives recognition for their work. The role will see you joining an already strong and established team, working alongside some of the best lawyers in the region, on a varied caseload of private family matters, including but not limited to divorce, dissolution of civil partnerships, pre and post-nuptial agreements, cohabitation agreements, separation agreements, financial settlements and children.

The firm are renowned for their efficient and effective collaborative working environment across their departments and offices and offers all fee-earners access to administrative support from day one.

This role offers real career prospects. The firm can provide a safe and secure platform for you to progress and excel alongside their close-knit and collegiate roster of like-minded individuals.


  • You will be a Family Solicitor with 5+ PQE
  • You will have prior experience in delegating work and supervising junior fee-earners and support staff
  • You will be able to demonstrate proven business development ability
  • You will be an ambitious and driven person with long-term aspirations to grow the department

Salary & Benefits

  • Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of experience
  • Attractive benefits package
  • Regular company social events such as wine-tasting and shows

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and ambitious Family Solicitor to join a successful and growing practice in Colchester, Essex.

Call Andrew Chapman on 0203 865 2113 for more information, or apply now for the role of Senior Family Solicitor for immediate consideration.

Andrew Chapman Senior Recruitment Consultant- Essex & East Anglia

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