Childcare Lawyer

  • Contract type: Full time
  • Working hours: Mon – Fri, 9 – 5.30
  • Location: Leigh-on-Sea (Flexible/Hybrid Remote working)

We are looking for a Childcare Lawyer to enhance our family team and undertake privately funded work.

This is a great opportunity for someone who wishes to join a dynamic young firm and who is looking for a great career in a progressive law practice.

We are ideally looking for someone with 3 years PQE in all aspects of public or private Children Act proceedings but will consider any strong applicant with experience in family law, or another area of law who is keen to learn and prepared to do so quickly. The ideal person will understand the special skills required to support separated parents dealing with sensitive family situations.

Our core values are integral to the success of Giles Wilson. We therefore seek someone who will embrace our values of respect, support, understanding, positivity and integrity and a commitment to deliver quality personal legal services.

What do we offer?


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25 days paid holiday
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Negotiable salary
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Your application will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Awards & Recognitions


The expertise of our solicitors is regularly recognised by some of the profession’s most distinguished organisations. As well as being a member of a number of Law Society schemes, we have won awards at the Law Society Excellence Awards, the Halsbury Legal Awards and the Modern Law Awards.

We have also received recognition in the form of the Lexcel mark of quality, a Legal 500 listing and a place on the shortlist of The Lawyer’s Boutique Firm of the Year.

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