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Family Solicitor

£40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum Excellent benefits
South West Dorchester

Managing this Role


With a rich heritage spanning several decades, this legal 500 and award-winning firm is highly regarded Nationally.

They proudly have a culture that truly stands them apart from the crowd. You will find a sense of team spirit and fun, with a busy social calendar. You will deal with the highest quality of work that the region has to offer. Their London office also feeds a steady stream of work into this regional office.

The Firm:

Built upon several practices across Dorset and Hampshire, this firm is considered one of the most approachable and quality driven practices in the region. Offering a high standard of work across multiple sectors, this organisation is leading the way for regional firms.

This firm has been decorated with accreditations from the Legal 500 and Chambers as well as awards from the Sunday Times. This is a testament to their commitment to their clients, community and the lawyers at this practice. They are embedded into the local communities that they serve, a trusted partner.

The firm feature in the High Net Worth guide, and often act for very affluent individuals who have many business interests. They also often act for OMB's dealing directly with decision makers, as well as larger companies and some household names. The variety of clients makes for an interesting caseload.

However, it is not all about the work at this firm as they adopt a work-hard, play-hard approach. With regular social events ranging from sports to black-tie events, they have a strong team feel throughout.

The Role:

Seeking a Family Lawyer 1-5 years PQE to join this high-performing, friendly team based in Dorchester.

In what is one of the regions largest and best Family teams, you will have the opportunity to work with international and HNW clients that require nothing short of excellence.

Dealing with a wide range of family matters, you will have a caseload compromised of divorce and finances, children, DV and cohabitation. You will also have the rare opportunity for exposure to fertility law, an area often neglected in similar roles.

You will be working closely alongside the Partners at the firm who are keen to move your career forward. There is a fantastic opportunity for career progression at this practice, many of the Partners and Senior Fee-earners being homegrown themselves.


  • You will be a Family Solicitor 15 Years PQE
  • You will have excellent communication and team skills
  • You will be ambitious to progress in your personal and professional endeavours
  • You will have a keen eye for detail

What's on offer?

  • Exposure to marketleading lawyers and high-quality work
  • An outstanding culture with some of the friendliest and gifted lawyers in the South West
  • Excellent benefits package including 36 days annual leave and numerous bonuses
  • Clear career progression opportunities

This is a great opportunity for a Family Solicitor to join this expanding heavyweight practice in their Dorchester office.

Apply now for immediate consideration or please call for a confidential conversation.