Family Solicitor

Family Solicitor

Application Closing Date: 30th April 2019

Title: Family Solicitor
PQE: 2/3 Years Experience
Team: Matrimonial Department
Location: Ipswich

The Candidate

As part of our programme of expansion, we are currently recruiting a Family Solicitor with a minimum of 2/3 years experience, to join our busy family team. This role requires:

  • Competence in handling family and children matters
  • The ability to manage an existing caseload, work under pressure to tight deadlines and be very self-motivated
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
  • The ability to work as part of a team and deliver excellent client care
  • Excellent communications skills

The successful candidate will have a strong academic background and will have gained matrimonial experience within well-respected firms. They will be skilled at building lasting working relationships with clients, willing to play an active role in the team’s business development activities and will have a demonstrable drive to contribute to the matrimonial team’s ongoing success. They will be part of a friendly and supportive team.

Experience Required in

  • Divorce
  • Finances on divorce
  • Separation
  • Private Children Law
  • Cohabitation issues and disputes
  • Pre and Post Nuptial Agreements
  • Experience of Public Children Law is helpful but not a requisite
  • Matrimonial Advocacy

The successful candidate will be expected to be actively involved in marketing, which may include speaking at seminars and other events as they arise and should therefore be comfortable with public speaking.

What Kerseys offer

  • A friendly, supportive working environment
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working
  • Generous benefits package

How to apply

Contact Clare Thomas with your CV at or simply call on 01473 407149 for a confidential discussion.

The Family Team