Childcare Solicitor

Due to the team's growing workload, we are looking for two qualified Solicitors or Lawyers to play a vital role in helping to deliver high-quality and value for money advice to key clients. Expert administrative support is on offer from a team of Legal Assistants and Secretaries to allow you to focus on a varying and engaging caseload, including some advocacy in the Family Courts before magistrates and judges.

The successful candidates will have experience in key areas of child protection law, and ideally have experience of working for a local authority. They will have the ability to manage their own caseloads and work effectively to high professional standards, including being able to respond quickly and accurately to urgent matters and deadlines.


Benefits:



  • Flexible Working

  • Group Pension Plan

  • Enhanced Annual Leave

  • Life Insurance

  • Enhanced Statutory Pay

  • Strong CPD opportunities


Main duties and responsibilities:



  • Representing our client Law and other clients before tribunals, courts, and meetings.

  • Work with the team and advise upon all aspects of the Child Protection work.

  • Provide advice to our clients other expert teams as necessary.

  • Maintain good working relationships with clients.

  • Some supervision for the preparation and conduct of a full caseload of public childcare law proceedings.

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