Family Solicitor

10 Oct 2016
09 Nov 2016
Louise Evans
Practice Area
Private Client, Family
Contract Type

Family Solicitor - An exciting opportunity to undertake a mixed caseload of Family Matters for a friendly and expanding firm in Nottinghamshire to cover a maternity contract starting in December.

JOB TITLE: Family Solicitor (Interim head of department)


LOCATION: Nottinghamshire (Commutable from: Lincoln, Worksop, Nottingham and Derby)

SALARY: £Competitive


Our client a driven and friendly firm based in Nottinghamshire are currently recruiting for an experienced Family Solicitor to cover a maternity contract for the head of department. The Family Solicitor will deal with a variety of cases within an ever expanding team including both Private and Public funded Family Law. The successful applicant will be dealing with a Case Management system and will require a solid background representing parents in care proceeding cases and be a member of the Law Society Advanced Family Panel. The Family Solicitor will be dealing with a variety of work including but not limited to: Divorce, Matrimonial & Cohabitation matters, Ancillary Relief, and Care work.


The successful Family Solicitor will have a minimum of 4 years PQE and be able to hit the ground running with a mixed caseload of Public and Privately funded work. You should be a confident advocate as you will be undertaking your own advocacy, experience in representing parents in care proceeding cases and be a member of the Law Society Advance Family Panel. With a real eye for detail you should be passionate about Family Law and also have your own transport as there will be an occasional requirement to commute to a local office. This is a fantastic opportunity for a long term assignment with the possibility of a permanent role on conclusion of the contract.

Contact Details:

If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Louise Evans at eNL on 0207 183 8586 or email Or contact us via Linkedin

eNL is handling a number of Family Law vacancies throughout the East Midlands. If you are a Family Solicitor looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any Family Solicitors who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).

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