Children Panel Member Solicitors - Birmingham

Recruiter
Duncan Lewis Solictors
Location
Birmingham
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Sep 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Full Time

Duncan Lewis was established in 1998 and employs in excess of 800 staff and consultants across London and the UK.

Duncan Lewis is LEXCEL accredited and proud to have achieved GOLD Investors in People Status since 2009, being the first Law Firm to achieve this, and only one of three Law Firms in England and Wales to have achieved GOLD status.

We are currently looking to expand our Child Care Department by recruiting committed and highly driven Children Panel Solicitors for our Birmingham office.

You will undertake a variety of duties such as; dealing with a range of public and private children cases including child abduction, child protection issues, special guardianship and adoption matters as well as undertaking your own advocacy.

You will also manage and supervise trainees and caseworkers.

Key Skills Required:

The successful solicitors must be registered with the Law Society on the Children Panel and have a passion for publicly funded Child Care work.

Experience in own advocacy is an advantage.

You will have a professional pro-active approach, strong client care skills and be interested in
Business Development and Marketing.

An excellent remuneration package is on offer. Consultancy terms are also available.

Equal Opportunities:

Duncan Lewis is committed to Equal Opportunities and embraces diversity of its staff. The Company strives to ensure that our staff reflects the diversity of the communities we serve, which is reflective at all levels within our workforce.

We guarantee an interview for candidates that disclose a disability and meet the essential requirements for the post. Please provide additional details in your covering letter, if this applies.

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy, please visit our website l and apply using our online application process.

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