Family Solicitor

Job ID: JR18FSCOL16424

Salary: £45000-£55000 per year


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Job Description:

James Ray Recruitment are delighted to be working with an established law firm in Colchester, Essex. Our is a well-established law firm in Colchester town centre.

They have an opportunity for a full time or part-time Family Solicitor or qualified Legal Executive to join our team. The ideal candidate will ideally possess a minimum of 5 years PQE to join and develop our busy family department.

Key Duties:

  • Involves private family work, predominantly matrimonial
  • Dealing with enquiries, speaking with clients and other parties
  • Providing legal advice to clients on divorce, financial agreements, separation agreements and Children Act proceedings
  • Identifying and developing potential client relationships
  • Developing and expanding the Family department
  • Career progression/long term prospects
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience of Family Law
  • Must be able to handle own caseload of clients with minimal supervision.
  • Provide exceptional customer service to all clients
  • Possess good organisational skills
  • Have excellent time management skills
  • Willingness to carry out own advocacy is an advantage but not a requirement
  • Desire to develop and expand client base
  • IT knowledge and interest
  • Good standard of written and spoken English
  • Self-motivated


  • Company Pension
  • Flexi-time
  • Hybrid Working
  • Employee Assistance

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