Forward thinking and entrepreneurial in spirit, this is a standout opportunity to for a Family Solicitor to join a high calibre, Top 100 practice. You will be part of an award-winning team, which houses Chambers ranked Lawyers.
You will have exposure to a brilliant client pool as well as working on the most diverse work.
This Top 100 firm has one of the most well-respected names for quality work across Manchester and the North West. They are a multi-service practice, with HNW flavour throughout their departments. The firm punches well above their weight and their main competitors are impressively some Top 50 firms, they deal on par with some of the country's most well-known law firms.
They are ranked highly in the Legal 500, and in the last five years they have nearly doubled in size, this is due to a dynamic team, some strategic key hires, and an influx of work, which covers both domestic and international matters, standing at over 90 partners across practice areas that include Media, Technology, Corporate, Agriculture, Private Wealth, Environment and Charities.
The firm is very entrepreneurial and is ahead of the curve on the changing legal landscape; they have invested in artificial intelligence, using state of the art software allowing staff to save days of work. This firm is the only SME sized law firm using it, other big international names have used it for several years. It is this approach and strong leadership why they remain to be highly profitable.
They are multi officed, notably in Manchester and London. They are highly regarded, often acting against Magic Circle, City and West End firms. They have won many awards and accolades and this is paramount to the core values engrained within the firm. This firm show a vibrant approach to the legal sector and work with Celebrities, Sports Stars, HNW families and Businesses.
This highly regarded practice is looking for a Family Junior Counsel to join their Manchester office.
This is anew role for the firm to join their Senior In-house Counsel so it is a very exciting time to be joining them. You will be supported by paralegals and support staff within the team.
You will be representing clients of the firm on a range of private funded matters from inception to conclusion. Your main role will be to undertake advocacy in respect of FDAs, FDRs, FHDRAs, DRAs, interlocutory applications and final hearings.
There will also be an element of the role to deliver internal training to the family team on legal matters as well as external seminars to prospective clients.
This role comes with excellent prospects for progression.
You will be a Family Solicitor with a minimum of 1 years PQEExperience of carrying out your own advocacyYou should have good technical knowledgeCurrently working in a very reputable firm and family departmentExperience of privately funded matters
Salary is above market rate and negotiable depending on your level of experience and Practice.
This is an excellent opportunity for a Family Junior Counsel to join this Top 100 Practice in their Manchester office.
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