Practice Manager (Family)

Practice Manager (Family)

Job details

Organisation: 3 Paper Buildings (3PB) – All applications to ABC Chambers Solutions

Location: London

Closing date: 21st November 2023

Competitive Salary plus Excellent Benefits

3PB are dedicated to delivering exceptional legal services in the field of Family Law. Their team is committed to making a difference in the lives of their clients, and they are looking for a Practice Manager who shares their values and can help them continue to grow and provide first-rate legal support.

3PB is the third largest and one of the oldest chambers in the UK, offering legal advice and expertise across six locations nationally. With over 240 barristers, 3PB offer a comprehensive legal advocacy and advisory services across a large range of specialist areas, including Family Law. Ranked by the Chambers UK and Legal 500 as a top-tier Chambers, 3PB are described as “progressive, supportive and responsive.”

The Role:

As a Practice Manager in Family Law, you will play an important role in 3PB’s 80-strong barrister Family Law Group’s success. You will oversee the day-to-day operations of our Family Law Team in London, ensuring efficiency and effectiveness in case management.
Your responsibilities will include:

  • Case management: Oversee the progression of Family Law cases, ensuring timely and high-quality legal services for their clients and managing barristers’ diaries and commitments
  • Fees negotiation and agreement: Agree and negotiate fees for individual barristers and manage any discussions on these with clients, including assessing and correctly billing fees in publicly funded work.
  • Promotion and marketing: Assist senior clerking colleagues to help build family team success in and around London
  • Lex diary recording: ensure all cases and nature of funding are properly recorded, obtaining correct details of parties, assisted persons and any LA certificate numbers.
  • •Client relations: Maintain positive client relationships, addressing their needs and concerns, and encouraging members of chambers to return paperwork expeditiously.


  • A strong background in Family Law clerking, with a minimum of 3 years diary experience
  • Good organisational and communication abilities
  • A commitment to delivering exceptional legal services to clients

All applicants are requested to complete an Equality, Diversity & Inclusion form, available here.

For all enquiries please contact:

ABC Chambers Solutions LLP – 0203 890 8190 – 38 Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1EN

To apply for this role please e-mail a comprehensive CV and covering letter to one of the team or contact them directly for a confidential discussion:

Elliott Rogers – – 02038908190 – 07402424414
Erin Mansfield – 0203 890 8190

Deadline for applications – 21st November 2023

All third-party applications will be forwarded to ABC Chambers Solutions