Our client is a leading Southwest law firm and on their behalf, we are looking to recruit a Solicitor with 3 – 7 years PQE to join their Family Team based in Exeter. (Happy to consider outside of this PQE and experienced FILEX candidates)
You will be working as a Solicitor or Legal Executive within the Children Team. Your work will encompass all aspects of children work both high quality private work and public law work, so previous experience in this area will be highly desirable. You will be willing to undertake your own advocacy and preferably have experience of working with Legal Aid.
The ideal candidate will be a 3 – 7 years PQE Solicitor, but as previously stated there is flexibility for the right person for this role. You will need to have a flexible approach and the ability to work within a team environment. You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a focus on exceptional client care. You will need the ability to run your own caseload. The position would suit someone who is highly organised, accurate, proactive, and committed to meeting deadlines while remaining calm under pressure. Excellent all round communication skills, professional telephone manner and attention to detail is essential.
This is a full time, permanent opportunity working 9am – 5.15pm Monday to Friday.
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