We are seeking a Trainee Solicitor for our client’s Bedford office in their Family and/or Immigration departments to support the firm's continued growth. The client has a busy and sophisticated law practice is an entrepreneurial law firm with several offices throughout the region. The role is for a trainee solicitor who has at least 6 months to 1 year of experience … Continue reading NEW VACANCY: Trainee Solicitor
We are recruiting a Commercial Property Solicitor for one of the most respected law firms in Milton Keynes. With a growing and vibrant commercial transactions property group, we seek to add a transactional real estate associate with 3 or more years of extensive experience in commercial real estate transactions with an emphasis on the acquisition, development, financing, … Continue reading NEW VACANCY: Commercial Property Solicitor
We are recruiting a Residential Property Conveyancing Solicitor for our client in Luton to carry out residential conveyancing work. You will have experience acting on all types of residential property transactions from initial instructions to post completion. This will involve experience in both freehold and leasehold transactions, including sales, purchases, mortgages, easements, deeds of covenant, and all … Continue reading NEW VACANCY: Residential Property Conveyancing Solicitor
We are seeking an accredited Family Mediator for a well-respected family mediation service in Central Milton Keynes. For over 25 years the service has provided mediation for families and couples facing separation or divorce from its centrally-placed offices in Milton Keynes. The service has contracts to deliver Legal Aid and the Separated Parents Information Programme (SPIP) and … Continue reading NEW VACANCY: Family Mediator
We have exciting new opportunities across London, Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Northamptonshire. Click on the job titles below for more information. Trainee Solicitor (Bedford) Private Client Secretary (Milton Keynes) Family Law Paralegal (Milton Keynes) Legal Administrative Assistant (Milton Keynes) Private Client Solicitor (Harpenden) Employment Law Solicitor (London) Employment Solicitor (Northampton) Commercial Property Solicitor (Milton Keynes) Family … Continue reading All Current Vacancies
We are seeking an Employment Solicitor to work in our client’s Northampton and London offices. The client has niche practice specialising in employment law, human resources management and corporate immigration and has a reputation for excellence. This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking for their first role within the Employment Legal environment and will receive all … Continue reading New Vacancy! Employment Solicitor – Northampton & London
We are seeking a client-focused, business-minded Family Lawyer to work as part of our client's growing team in Milton Keynes. You will represent and advise clients who are dealing with disputes, whether in their personal lives or in business, including working with clients whose relationship has broken down or couples who need to agree on child arrangements. … Continue reading New Vacancy! Family Solicitor – Milton Keynes
Our client is seeking a legal secretary to support their established and growing firm in Milton Keynes. Duties and Responsibilities: Secretarial duties include typing, digital dictation and dealing with documents and correspondence as directed by fee-earners. Drafting up standard forms and straightforward letters subject to those being checked by the fee earner. Set up new … Continue reading Legal Secretary (Milton Keynes)
We are recruiting a locum Residential Conveyancer for our client in Milton Keynes to carry out residential conveyancing work (new build purchases). You will have experience acting on all types of residential property transactions from initial instructions to post completion. This will involve experience in both freehold and leasehold transactions, including sales, purchases, mortgages, easements, deeds of … Continue reading New Vacancy: Locum Residential Conveyancer
We are seeking a newly qualified Family Solicitor to work on a mix of: Care proceedings Divorce and Finance Private law children work Private and Legal Aid cases The firm offers a unique work environment for its growing number of employees in the centre of Milton Keynes. The work involves a range of challenging and vibrant family … Continue reading NEW VACANCY: NQ FAMILY SOLICITOR – MILTON KEYNES
By Constance Ngai LLB A same-sex ex-partner could obtain parental responsibility under the circumstances set out in the Children Act 1989 and spend time with her children by reaching an agreement with the birth mother or by applying a child arrangements order. Case study The client was in a same-sex relationship for 6 years; they … Continue reading HOW COULD A SAME SEX EX-PARTNER OBTAIN PARENTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND SPEND TIME WITH HER CHILDREN?
By Oliwia Maliszewska LLB student Seeking to maintain contact with grandchildren can be difficult due to grandparents typically lacking parental responsibility. If there is not a collaborative means of communication between the grandparents and parties with parental responsibility, or the matter cannot be resolved via mediation, it can leave such grandparents facing significant emotional turmoil … Continue reading Seeking Contact With Your Grandchildren- What You Need To Know
The case of Hussain v Parveen highlights the importance in verifying that your overseas divorce is legally valid in your country of residence.
By Nicole Francisco LLB The Law on Recognizing an overseas divorce in the UK Under the Family Law Act 1986, an overseas divorce obtained by means of judicial or other proceedings is recognized in the UK only if: it is effective under the law of the country in which it was obtained; andat the relevant … Continue reading I was divorced in America but live in the UK. Can I still get financial relief?
By Nicole Francisco LLB Parental responsibility (PR) is all the duties, authority and rights a parent has in relation to a child. A person with PR has the authority to make decisions for the child including those of which may concern education, accommodation and medical treatment. An individual who has PR over a child must … Continue reading What is Parental Responsibility?
We are seeking an Immigration Paralegal for our client's newly opened office in Bedford. You will work on preparing and collating bundles, drafting correspondence and legal documents, assisting fee earners with research, monitoring and checking progress of EEA national’s applications; administrative and judicial reviews, attending Tribunal and Court hearings, early file responsibility and client contact. Required Skills: … Continue reading New Vacancy: Immigration Paralegal – Bedford
We are seeking a client-focused Family Paralegal to work as part of our client's growing team in Bedford. You will work on a mix of private law matters involving divorce, finance and property, and child arrangements. Salary is negotiable based on your level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package. You will also need: Excellent drafting, research, … Continue reading New Vacancy: Family Paralegal – Bedford
We are seeking a Conveyancing Paralegal for our client in Luton to carry out residential conveyancing work. You will have experience acting on all types of residential property transactions from initial instructions to post completion. This will involve experience in both freehold and leasehold transactions, including sales, purchases, mortgages, easements, deeds of covenant, and all matters associated with residential … Continue reading New Vacancy: Conveyancing Paralegal