Family Solicitor

We are recruiting for a Family Solicitor with 5-10 years PQE to join a law firm in Cheshire.

Duties will include,

  • Aptitude to respond to client’s urgent requirements empathetically and proactively whilst maintaining and supporting the maintenance of a proper work/life balance.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients.
  • Actively work to convert enquiries into new matters.
  • Support senior fee earners with marketing opportunities, including; writing blogs and press releases, and be proactive in networking and business development.
  • Ensure proper file management.
  • Ensure all time recording is accurate.
  • Ensure billing is completed to timescales.
  • Give accurate, prompt, realistic and relevant advice in response to clients’ enquiries whilst managing their expectations.
  • Maintain confidentiality in line with the firm’s policies and procedures; including dealing with confidential documents
  • Keep abreast of changes in legislation, case law and carry out legal research
  • Identify and undertake training and development as required to meet personal, SRA and business needs


  • Excellent communication skills (listening, verbal and written)
  • Empathetic
  • Strong drafting and advocacy skills
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to find sound solutions to complex legal issues
  • Excellent client management and matter management skills
  • A team player

Full time permanent position.

Salary dependent on experience.

For more information on this role, please contact [email protected]