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Family Senior Associate

£55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum Excellent Benefits
Surrey Guildford

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Top 200 firm | Legal 500 ranked family work | Senior Associate

Are you looking for the opportunity to join a Legal 500 ranked team who are undergoing a surge of growth in Family Law? This firm are well connected with HNW individuals and have been operating in the Surrey area for decades. Their heritage is the biggest source of their work and their reputation spans not only Surrey, but the South-East in its entirety.

The firm

This firm has been established for well over 300 years and is one of the most highly regarded and well-respected practices outside of Central London. It has been recognised countless time as a leading firm in both the Legal 500 and Chambers, it is highly ranked across most practice areas.

The firm has built a reputation of attracting heavyweight lawyers from London looking for better work-life balance while not compromising on the quality of the work they are handling.

The firm has grown substantially in recent years due to increased workflow, much of which is solely down to their excellent client referral network. You will find here a clear career road map where progress is achievable, and there are no glass ceilings.

They have an affluent customer base and believe in their fee earners dealing with manageable caseloads but charging well. Staff are treated well with many benefits and events throughout the year designed to cement the bond between the team. They have an exceptional staff retention rate.

The role

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Family Solicitor to join one of the UK's most respected law firms based in Guildford, Surrey.

The Family department is highly ranked in the legal 500 and chambers, it is currently growing and expanding, following this trend for the last 4 years.

You work with the other partners to drive the department forwards. They support their clients out of their several regional offices.

The caseload will be broad but will include; privately funded family matters, ancillary relief, prenuptial agreements, civil partnerships and much more.

The department is currently looking to grow given they are very busy.


  • You will be 4 years PQE experience (although exceptional junior candidates may be considered).
  • You will be a motivated, driven individual with an eye for detail and career progression.
  • You will be well experienced in privately funded family law

Whats on offer?

  • Working for a Top 200 firm
  • An excellent benefits package with an above market rate salary
  • Access to a high-quality level of work

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Family Solicitor to join one of the UK's most respected firms based in Surrey.

Call now for a confidential conversation and immediate consideration