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Family Solicitor Locum Roles in 3rd March 2021

Isle of Wight – 12 months

A new vacancy has arisen with a firm based on the Isle of Wight and in need of a family solicitor for maternity cover starting at the end of April.

12 months duration. The firm are looking for either full time or part time – they don’t mind which – although there is a lot of work. Privately funded work – financial remedy, children act and divorce.

Remote and office based work mix would be fine, but there will be a need for someone to be in the office for some of the time so not completely remote. Fully office based also welcomed.

Worcestershire – 2 months

A new vacancy has arisen with a small to medium sized law firm based in Worcestershire. They have a pressing need for a family locum to assist following their current family solicitor going off due to long term sickness. The firm don’t mind flexible hours, full time or part time working – either is fine for them. All the files are paper files which would cause issues for remote working, but the firm say that their offices are covid secure and each fee earner has their own private office in the building. Work is all privately funded family law, no legal aid.
The firm are located in the centre of the town within walking distance of the train station. Work to start immediately and is ongoing for the time being – going to be 8-12 weeks minimum by the looks of it. It should fit around other assignments if part time.

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