Recruitment

Family Solicitor

A superb opportunity for two Family Solicitors to join a growing law firm with 6 offices along the South Coast who pride themselves in providing a professional approach in a friendly environment.

Biscoes Solicitors is historically one of the longest serving Portsmouth based firms that merged in 1994. The firm has continued to grow over the years and moves confidently into the 21st Century, whilst remaining steadfastly committed to the provision of a traditional and locally based legal service.

We have two positions available one at our Head Office in Portsmouth and one at our Petersfield branch. We are seeking a Solicitor or Legal Executive to join our offices who is able to manage a caseload consisting of divorce, finances and private law children matters. The successful candidates must be pro-active, have excellent client care skills and the ability to successfully market the firm and generate new business. We would consider applications for both full-time and part-time positions.

Ideally, you will have 3+ years’ PQE within a Family role, good academic qualifications and a willingness to become a committed member of our successful team.

If you would like to be considered for the position please send your CV, covering letter and remuneration expectation to hr@biscoes-law.co.uk

Full time - 35 hours per week

Competitive Salary

Closing date 18th August 2017

 

Conveyancer– North End, 9 month Fixed Term

We are seeking either a Solicitor, Legal Executive or Licenced Conveyancer to join our North End office to cover a period of family leave. You should be able to run a caseload from initial instruction through to post completion. Ideally, you will have 3 years’ PQE within a residential property role and familiar with compliance to ensure all files conform to CQS and Lexcel quality standards.

The successful candidate will be pro-active and processing excellent client care skills as well as being a team player that thrives in an environment of shared goals and achievements to ensure the ongoing success of the team. 

Experience undertaking Leasehold and Enfranchisement matters would be an advantage.  

If you would like to be considered for the position please send your CV, covering letter and remuneration expectation to hr@biscoes-law.co.uk 

Full time - 35 hours per week

Competitive Salary

Closing date 18th August 2017

 

Immigration Solicitor or Level 2/3 OISC Advisor, Portsmouth  

A superb opportunity for an experienced Immigration Advisor to join a growing law firm with 6 offices in Hampshire, who pride themselves in providing a professional approach in a friendly environment.

Biscoes Law is one of the longest established Portsmouth based firms who have continued to grow over the years and moves confidently into the 21st Century, whilst remaining steadfastly committed to the provision of a traditional and locally based legal service.

We are seeking a Solicitor or Level 2/3 OISC Advisor to assist our team that deals with a wide variety of personal and business immigration matters.  Ideally, you will have 2+ years’ PQE within an immigration role, good academic qualifications. You will be expected to be able to deal with the following type of privately funded matters:

  • private applications under the immigration rules
  • EEA applications
  • Points based system applications
  • Sponsor licences
  • First-Tier Tribunal and Upper Tribunal appeals
  • Judicial Review

The successful candidate will be pro-active and possess excellent client care skills as well as being a team player that thrives in an environment of shared goals and achievements to ensure the ongoing success of the team.  Contributing to the growth of the immigration team, the candidate will also be able to stay up-to-date with changes and have excellent attention to detail.

If you would like to be considered for the position please send your CV, covering letter and remuneration expectation to hr@biscoes-law.co.uk

Full time - 35 hours per week

Competitive Salary

Closing date 21st August 2017

 

Work Experience Students

Work Experience

We do not have any further availability for work experience for the current year.

If you would like to request to join us for a period of work experience in 2018, please apply by email with a covering letter and CV to hr@biscoes-law.co.uk 

Please provide dates for your availability to complete your work experience together with legal disciplines that are of interest to you. We will email to acknowledge receipt of your application and may require you to attend an interview prior to selection. Once your application has been considered and if you are successful you will be notified and given a work experience placement date.