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Hedges are hiring superstars!

Regardless of your role or experience, if you are working in Family, Private Client, Property or Dispute Resolution and believe you are a superstar, then we want to hear from you, today! 

Please contact Karen Edwards at karen.edwards@hedgeslaw.co.uk or 01865 594265

Why join Hedges Law?

  • Become an owner of a law firm (via the Hedges Law Employee Ownership Scheme)
  • Work with highly motivated team members who share the same business goals and passions
  • Get recognised and rewarded for your super-stardom
  • Work from anywhere and anytime to best support your clients, team and personal needs

We have a fantastic team at Hedges. Our core value of 'making a difference' sits at the heart of all we do. We recruit people who share that value and passion.

We pride ourselves on offering the highest possible level of service to our clients. To do that, we need people who don't just understand the law but really know how to deliver a legal service to our clients. You will understand that lawyers are lucky to have clients, not the other way around. 

We are always keen to talk to fabulous lawyers to join our growing teams so if you think you've got the 'more' we're looking for, if you're ambitious, dynamic and fun, do forward your CV to our Head of Business Support, Karen Edwards at karen.edwards@hedgeslaw.co.uk

NOTICE for RECRUITMENT Agents

Lawyer and Family Team Leader

ABOUT YOU:

This is no ordinary role...and we are looking for someone extraordinary to fill it!  You will be creative, energetic, dynamic, well-respected, experienced in your field, and have a flair for building and nurturing relationships.  You will be results-driven; hungry to progress your career and that of your team.  You will have a passion for business development and display a real drive for making your own name as well as elevating your team’s visibility both in the local market and nationally. You will understand and embrace our modern, 21st century way of working: 9 to 5 need no longer be ‘working hours’. You will work when and where you feel best suits you, your clients and your team.

We’re looking for a real star, someone who will take this team and fly.  An ambitious, intelligent and capable team leader to grow and strengthen this team, taking it to the next level.

ABOUT THE ROLE:

To head up and run the Hedges Law family team, providing both technical expertise and professional support to the team members and delivering legal services to our high net worth clients. 

The legal role will involve advising on all family related matters, including divorce and separation, children disputes, financial remedy claims, pre- and post-nuptial settlements, domestic violence, cohabitation matters, ToLATA claims, domestic violence, surrogacy and adoption, etc.

THE SKILL-SET WE ARE SEEKING:

  • Proactive problem-solver with a can-do attitude.

  • Possession and maintenance of a growth mindset, with a strong desire and openness to learn.

  • Attention to detail and pride in presentation.

  • Positive, optimistic and self motivated.

  • Significant legal experience and a high level of proven competency in the family law field.  Specifically, experience in the high net worth financial remedy claims and contested proceedings is essential.

  • A solid billing history.

  • A clean claims record.

  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.

  • A good commercial awareness and being comfortable with numbers

  • Superlative client care skills.

  • A proven track record of management within a legal practice.

  • A team player.

  • The ability to adapt to different styles of working to suit different types of clients and colleagues.

  • Resolution membership.

  • Excellent presentation skills and the desire to arrange and/or present seminars and workshops.

  • A willingness to write blogs/posts/articles for social media, legal publications and newsletters.

For an initial discussion, please contact Karen Edwards on karen.edwards@hedgeslaw.co.uk or 01865 594265.  

 


Senior Residential Property Lawyer 5yrs+ PQE 

We are looking for an experienced Residential Property solicitor with a keen interest in joining an expanding team at an established boutique law firm.  We offer a modern, 21st century way of working: 9 to 5 need no longer be ‘working hours’. You will work when and where you feel best suits you, your clients and your team.

Consideration will be given to this role being available on either a fixed-term contract or permanent basis.  You will be providing legal services to the firm’s clients and helping to promote the residential property team in a profitable manner, and in accordance with the company values.  The ideal candidate will be open to playing a senior role within the team, deputising for the team leader in their absence.

The successful candidate will need to become fully immersed in all departmental marketing and business development initiatives and have real drive to make his or her own name in the local market.

Please contact Karen Edwards at karen.edwards@hedgeslaw.co.uk or 01865 594265 for an initial discussion and job description.  

 


Senior Private Client Lawyer 10 yrs+ PQE 

We have a wonderful opportunity for an experienced Senior Private Client Solicitor to join our fabulous team.  We offer a modern 21st century way of working: 9 to 5 need no longer be ‘working hours’. You will work when and where you feel best suits you, your clients and your team.

The role will involve advising on all private client related matters, including estate administration for both taxable and non-taxable estates, the preparation of Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney, tax and estate planning for high net worth individuals, Court of Protection matters and the creation and administration of trusts.  

Please contact Karen Edwards at karen.edwards@hedgeslaw.co.uk or 01865 594265

 


Risk & Compliance Lawyer

We are looking for a fabulous Risk & Compliance Lawyer to join our 21st Century team.  

Based in Oxfordshire, this is a fully agile, fully flexible role, focusing on risk and compliance, good practice, commerciality and safety.  

If you are seeking a new role, passionate about compliance and all that comes with it, please do get in touch with Karen Edwards at karen.edwards@hedgeslaw.co.uk or 01865 594265

 


Business Support Assistant

We are looking for a Business Support Assistant to support the following business functions:

  • Sales & Marketing
  • Business Support
  • Legal Services

in a proactive, effective and efficient manner; including managing and developing all administrative duties associated with those functions, in accordance with the company values and objectives.

Please get in touch with Karen Edwards at karen.edwards@hedgeslaw.co.uk or 01865 594265

 


We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, sex (gender), marital status, religion or belief, race (including colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins), sexual orientation, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity.