We are recruiting for a Care Lawyer to be a part of the South West’s leading and largest specialist Family Law firm based in Exeter.
Are you longing for a work environment that values flexibility, individuality, and exceptional teamwork? Do you have a heart for family law and a desire to make a tangible difference in the community? If so, we invite you to explore a career with The Family Law Company, the South West’s multi-award winning and largest specialist Family Law firm based in Exeter.
About The Role
As our Care Lawyer, your role is pivotal to our business. You will immerse yourself in managing a diverse public law caseload, offering advice and representation on a spectrum of child-related issues. Your expertise will be amplified by our significant investments in business development, training, and good case management software and processes—all aimed at ensuring you have the resources needed to excel.
Work your way
The Family Law Company are committed to working flexibly and for you to have flexibility over your professional life. Your base will be in our Exeter office where you will become part of a supportive team. We are open to discussing flexible work and working from home after a period of time.
As our ideal candidate you will:
- A qualified legal professional – Solicitor or CILEX – we treat both the same.
- Have experience of managing child care cases
- Children Panel Membership an advantage but not essential
- Be client focused
- Be familiar with case management systems
About the Team
Our national team is one of the largest in the county and has unrivalled experience in supporting vulnerable individuals.
Our family team includes members of the Law Society Children Panel as well as a Resolution Accredited Specialists working within care proceedings, representing children, parents and extended family members at all stages of the child protection process. We also cover Adoption and Surrogacy.
Why choose the Family Law Company?
Joining us means becoming a part of a forward-thinking, brave, and vibrant community. We are committed to living our values, embracing technology, and influencing change in family law. Our firm is a nurturing place for long-term career development, with a notable number of our team members having blossomed from support roles to senior positions. We stand firm in our mission to champion family law as a force for good, and we invite you to be a part of this enriching journey.
The successful applicant will be subject to a DBS clearance.