01332 340 211

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Our Family Team at Flint Bishop is one of the most respected in the East Midlands, described in the Chambers Directory as, “A highly knowledgeable, experienced and exceptionally customer-orientated Family Law team.

We are recruiting a Family Law solicitor to work alongside the Head of the Team, Kirpal Bidmead, who has been recognised by The Legal 500 as an “outstanding individual”.

This is a role based predominantly in our Derby Office and in Ashbourne on occasions.

Main tasks and duties:

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Manage their own caseload and work independently;
  • Conduct their own files through to conclusion;
  • Conduct their own advocacy at Directions Hearings in s.8 Children Act 1989 cases;
  • Use the Team’s case management system;
  • Work to a consistently high standard and be self-motivated; and
  • Be actively involved in marketing and business development.

Essential qualifications, skills, knowledge and experience:

  • Ideally a minimum of 1 year plus PQE exclusively in the field of Family Law;
  • Have a passion for private children law and a desire to develop family finance experience;
  • Possess networking and client development skills;
  • Have excellent communication skills;
  • Have intermediate working knowledge of Microsoft Office;
  • Be a team player and be able to get on with others;
  • Enjoy working in a culture that is highly focused, but friendly and supportive; and
  • Be highly motivated and have the ability to genuinely add value to the role.

To apply, please email your CV to angie.whittingham@flintbishop.co.uk or send by post to Angie Whittingham, Flint Bishop LLP, St Michael’s Court, St Michael’s Lane. Derby DE1 3HQ.

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Derby Head Office:
St. Michael’s Court
St. Michael’s Lane
Tel: 01332 340 211
Fax: 01332 207 601
DX: 729320 Derby 24

54, St. John Street
Tel: 01335 342 208
Fax: 01335 342 010
DX: 26834 Ashbourne

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