A leading law firm with a well-regarded Family Department based out of their Manchester office is looking to expand their family law offering with the hire of a senior care solicitor (5+ years' PQE).
This well managed and thriving law firm has an excellent reputation in childcare law. The team has several individuals recognised as leading professionals in this niche area of family and children law matters.
As senior care solicitor, you will advise and assist clients with legal matters relating to family law specifically relating to care. You will work closely alongside the senior family solicitors and be part of a friendly and well-regarded team which provides support to all team members.
As well as representing and advising parents and other family members in care proceedings, the team has long-established links with local authorities, social services and Cafcass etc. and is regularly instructed to represent the interests of the child.
You must be a qualified care solicitor (likely 5+ years' PQE), it is essential to have previous experience of childcare law proceedings.
It is essential that you have gained children's panel accreditation for your work, acting on behalf of children, and have good guardian connections.
You should have strong communication skills and be able to work collaboratively as part of a busy Childcare Team.
On offer is a competitive salary (negotiable depending on experience), private healthcare, flexible working and clear career progression opportunities.
If you are looking to work with one of Manchester's most well regarded full service law firms in their Family Law Department, please get in touch with Jamie Chinnock or please apply today. 0161 207 2000.
For more information about this role and to apply, please contact Jamie Chinnock at G2 Legal on 0161 207 2000 or forward an up to date copy of your CV.
PQE, years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for this role.