Child Panel Solicitor

Job Term:
North West & Yorkshire
Salary Description:
£30000 - £50000 per annum
Law Staff Legal Recruitment
Job Ref:

Specialist child role within a friendly firm in Manchester!

Experience in appearing in the family courts is essential with a good understanding of Legal Aid. The successful candidate would have Child Panel Membership, but the firm would consider candidates who are not panel members but can demonstrate robust advocacy skills and are committed to providing an excellent level of client care.


- Managing a caseload
- Children matters
- Residency
- Contact issues
- Parental responsibility proceedings
- Jurisdictions
- Local authority
- Care proceedings

The Candidate

- This specialist firm is looking for applications from solicitors of 2+ years’ PQE with excellent client care skills
- With the ability to explain complex matters in clear, empathetic language
- Membership of Resolution or a similar professional body would be welcome
- Fluency in a second language would be advantageous although is not essential

The Firm

Our client is a well-established local firm with three offices in the Greater Manchester area. This niche practice specialises in family law, particularly in relation to children matters. The firm is currently looking for a solicitor to join the children team located in a convenient central Salford location, to take on a busy mixed caseload of work.

Child Panel Solicitor

For further details of this child panel solicitor vacancy, please contact Simon quoting reference SS01997801.

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