We have an exciting opportunity for a solicitor/legal executive to join our innovative Family Department, with a deadline of 31 March 2019.

Family Solicitor/Legal Executive

Powell & Company Solicitors LLP are looking to recruit a family solicitor/legal executive with 2-5 years PQE.

Suitable candidate

The successful candidate will have experience of managing privately funded cases which will include: divorce, financial matters, cohabitation, pre/post-nuptial agreements and child arrangements matters. You must have excellent client care skills and a willingness to contribute to the continued growth of the Family Department by actively being involved in marketing and business development opportunities.

Job summary

This is an opportunity for an ambitious candidate, with the motivation to develop the practice of privately funded work. This area within the department has shown considerable growth but has further significant potential, with ever increasing demand locally, following the redevelopment of Royal Arsenal Riverside and the forthcoming Crossrail station.

You will be joining a friendly and dynamic department, which conducts work for a wide variety of both publicly funded and private clients. We have excellent IT facilities and make use of the latest technology to ensure we able to offer a streamlined and modern service to our clients.


We are able to offer a competitive salary, with an attractive bonus scheme and further incentives, by way of company activities.


Deadline: 31 March 2019
To apply, please email a full CV and covering letter to dbonner@powell-solicitors.co.uk.

The position is full time and available immediately.

We are based in a grade 2 listed building in the historic Royal Riverside Arsenal site in South east London close to all local travel links to Central London; British Rail, DLR and Thames Riverboat stations together with the upcoming Crossrail station.