A new position has become available at Wiseman Lee LLP in the Family Department. The family department will during the course of the summer move from our East Ham office to our Walthamstow office. We are seeking at solicitor at this stage to be able to start at our Walthamstow office during the summer so applications are now invited. We are renowned for our professional approach and deliver a high-quality service.

We are looking for a solicitor preferably with at least two years PQE. However, if you are an exceptional candidate, recently qualified and have experience in family law maybe as a paralegal and during your training contract, this is, something we could consider. The caseload includes the following:

  • Public law care proceedings
  • Private law family law proceedings
  • Divorce
  • Financial Remedy proceedings

We would encourage any candidate who is not already on the children panel, family law panel or accredited with Resolution to obtain such a qualification although ideally we will be looking for a candidate who is at least on one of the above panels. This is a full time position. You would be responsible for administration activities with running a caseload, complying with Lexcel requirements and being able to use both our practice management system and to be conversant with the legal aid CCMS portal. Besides care proceedings, the majority of the work in the department is undertaken in respect of private paying clients.

Salary is negotiable depending on experience. If you would like further information concerning this vacancy would you please contact Jonathan Diamond at his email address at jdiamond@wiseman.co.uk.

We are an equal opportunities employer.