Care Solicitor

An innovative and award-winning East Midlands firm has an opportunity for a Care Solicitor to join its Derby office.

The firm is growing and has expanded several of its departments over the past 18 months, and are now seeking an enthusiastic Childcare Solicitor to join the firm's dedicated family team.

The well-respected firm really invests in its employees and has clear career progression opportunities for the right candidate.
This is an excellent opportunity for anyone looking to further their career and work on a high-quality childcare caseload within a firm that takes a genuine interest in the individual.
The Role:

You will be working on a varied caseload of childcare matters, including care proceedings, child arrangements, parental responsibilities and surrogacy and fertility, acting on behalf of both parents and guardians.
You will be conducting your own advocacy both in the Magistrates and County Court.
You will be involved in business development, including attending networking events, meaning you will have the chance to grow your own client base and establish yourself in the area.

The Candidate:

Ideally the successful candidate with be NQ – 5 years PQE in family law.

Experience in conducting your own advocacy would be beneficial for this role.
You should be enthusiastic about increasing your exposure to clients and should possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
You should be reliable, organised and be a team player, dedicated to the further success of the department and maintaining the firm's excellent reputation in the region.


You will be working in a supportive, well-resourced team with a high quality childcare caseload.
This role is a fantastic opportunity to advance your careers and become a highly-regarded Childcare Solicitor in the area.

Further development opportunities are on offer for the right candidate.
A competitive salary and benefits package is on offer.

How to Apply:
If you are interested in the role, or would like to find out more about the opportunity, please contact Jonny Weare at Sacco Mann or another member of our Private Practice team.

Alternatively, if you know of anyone who would be suitable for this role then please let them or use know as we offer a reward for successful referrals.

For full terms please see our website.
Please note our advertisements use experience and salary levels purely as a guide.

We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

  • Location: Derby, England
  • Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Sacco Mann
  • Posted: 26-Jul-2022
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