Family Solicitor

Job Title: Solicitor
Department: Family – Suffolk Office
Hours of Work: Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm and such other hours that may be required.
Salary: Competitive

The Firm:

Atkins Thomson is a forward-thinking firm with a fun, vibrant and hardworking ethos at its heart.

In a relaxed, open plan layout set in a converted barn with its own parking and beautiful green parkland adjacent, the firm offers an exceptional atmosphere in which to work and be part of the team. The regional Suffolk office handles Property, Commercial, Family and Private Client matters, while the London office specialises in Media Law and Defamation.

The Role:

The Family department is looking for a Solicitor with experience gained in a well-regarded firm capable of handling their own caseload while assisting other members of the department.

Must be well organised, able to cope well under pressure and be used to dealing with a full and varied caseload. The candidate will ideally have sound experience of working across all areas of Family Law including:  cohabitation, divorce, separation, Pre-Nups, finances including pensions and businesses, children disputes and domestic violence.

Qualifications:

  • 2 years + PQE

Key Skills:

  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Client focused
  • Uses initiative
  • Forward thinker

Personal Qualities:

  • Ability to cope under pressure
  • Ambitious
  • Team minded
  • Articulate
  • Confident

We are committed to recruiting on merit and suitability for every role, on the basis of qualifications and experience. All applications are considered fairly and equally regardless of sexual orientation, race, disability, religious beliefs, age and any other protected characteristic. We ensure equal opportunity at every stage of the recruitment process.

All interested candidates should email their CVs to sue@atkinsthomson.com

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