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Family Law Solicitor/Fee Earner

Position type: Permanent

Location: Chester

Sector: Family

Salary: £35,000 - £50,000

Experience: 2 - 4 years of experience required

Job Type: Full Time

Position Description

A reputable full-service law firm with offices across Cheshire is currently seeking a Family Law Solicitor/Fee Earner to join their successful team. There is the opportunity to work in a flexible environment with a mix of office and remote working available.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing a caseload of family law matters including divorce, finances, and private children.
  • Providing advice and representation to clients in all aspects of family law.
  • Dealing with privately funded matters and some publicly funded cases.
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with clients and other stakeholders.
  • Building the family law department by networking and developing business.
  • Ensuring all casework is managed in a timely and efficient manner.


  • A qualified Solicitor or Fee Earner with a minimum of 2 years' experience in family law matters.
  • Strong technical knowledge of family law and regulations.
  • Experience in managing a caseload of privately funded and publicly funded family law matters.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and advocacy skills.
  • Driven, motivated and passionate about delivering brilliant client care.

The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary, flexible working arrangements, and a supportive working environment. Additionally, the firm is committed to providing an exceptional service to its clients and places a high value on its employees, offering genuine progression opportunities for the right candidate.

If you are a Family Law Solicitor/Fee Earner looking for a new challenge in Cheshire or a newly qualified solicitor keen to progress your career in this direction, we would love to hear from you.

Therefore, to apply, please submit your details via the contact page, or contact Claire Heshon on Linkedin

Job Benefits

The firm offers a competitive salary, benefits and hybrid working options.

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate will be a solicitor or fee earner with c. 2 years experience handling a range of family law matters.

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