Family Solicitor/FILEX (4yrs + PQE)

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Family Solicitor/FILEX (4yrs + PQE)
Salary: Competitive, DOE
Location: Hertford (with travel to other offices)

Are you a qualified solicitor/FILEX with experience practicing in family law? Do you want to join a firm that is committed to investing in the development of their employees, offering genuine opportunities for career progression as well as a competitive salary and an attractive employment package?

My client is looking for someone with 4 years post qualified experience to join their busy family department.

The Role:
You will run your own case load and support other fee earners on all aspects of family law, including drafting pre-nuptial agreements, to children matters, Family Law Act applications as well as divorce and financial arrangements.
Will also be required to attend online and in person networking events and business development activities generally.

Necessary Qualifications & Skills:

* LLB Hons / 2:1 or above or CPE Conversion – Commendation or Distinction if non-law degree
* Legal Practice Course – Commendation or Distinction
* 4 years + PQE
* Resolution accreditation preferable (not essential) in Children and/or Financial Remedies
* TOLTA and Family Law Act experience
* Proficiency in Word/Excel/Teams and database management
* Familiarity with legal software packages
* Ability to work independently or with minimal supervision, running own case load
* Adaptable and able to work with the team
* Willingness to take on admin duties where needed
* Strong negotiation and communication skills

Preferably the ideal candidate will be a car owner, willing to commute between offices, with their own client base or good network of potential referrers.

Why Apply?
This is the perfect opportunity for a family solicitor to join a busy team within a dynamic and growing firm that is able to offer genuine opportunities for career progression as well as an attractive employment package and an enthusiastic working environment. With a firm belief in the development of their employees, my client invests in high quality training.
My client is committed to providing a positive and supportive working environment, holding the Law Society’s Lexel accreditation – an external endorsement of their commitment to providing the best in client care and practice management.

How To Apply:
If you are interested in applying or want to know more about the role, please call Victoria Fowler on 02392322323 or send your latest CV to

strgroup is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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