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Family Team Fee Earner

Taunton Office

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Solicitor or Legal Executive in Care and Legal aid matters within our growing Family Department

The role is based at our Taunton and will see the successful applicant join an expanding team and deal with all family related matters within child, care and legal aid, taking on an existing caseload whilst looking for opportunities to develop yourself, your caseload and the firm

If you are looking for future career development and excellent progression prospects, then there is a real opportunity here for the right person. You should have excellent communication, networking and client facing skills alongside enviable experience of dealing with Child care and legal aid related matters. In return we offer real progression, in house training programmes to Partner level and ongoing support to ensure you reach your full potential.


The Family department of this modern thinking Legal 500 firm is growing rapidly, bringing exciting opportunities. We would like to hear from Candidates with experience of working within a background in Care work.

The role may require travel to provide cover to our other offices in Bridgwater, Yeovil and Bridport. Hours of work are between Monday to Friday 9.00am – 5.30pm.


The ideal candidates will have experience in a busy fee earning Family role with an ability to work alone as required to get the job done. Applicants who have experience of building and growing a Family department and using marketing and networking to achieve this are particularly welcome. Those who demonstrate a positive approach would be as would those with Children Panel membership or with an aspiration to work towards.

The successful applicants will also be vehicle owners and hold a full driving licence.

We are looking for a quick start so please apply if you wish to join an expanding and successful team by submitting your CV and covering letter to HR@pardoes.co.uk

Closing date for Applications – 31 January 2019