Corporate/ Commercial Associate Solicitor

Job Title: Corporate/ Commercial Associate Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
REF: 797
Contact Name: Rebecca Blundell
Contact Email:

A dynamic, Legal-500 listed commercial practice is looking for Corporate/Commercial Associate Solicitor to join their growing team. The firm is well known across the North West for providing its lawyers with top-quality work, a fantastic corporate culture and a healthy work-life balance.  

In this role, you will conduct your own caseload and support senior fee-earners on a wide range of corporate matters. In return, you will enjoy an award-winning, down-to-earth working environment, an excellent benefits package and extensive training and development opportunities. 

Corporate/Commercial Associate Solicitor - South Manchester 

The company & role 

  • One of the largest and most well-respected independent legal practices in the North West and the winner of The Times’ Best Law Firm 2019 

  • An experienced and approachable corporate and commercial team ranked Tier 1 in the latest edition of the Legal 500 

  • You will conduct your own work and support senior members of the team on matters including mergers, acquisitions and disposals, shareholder agreements, non-contentious insolvency work, software development, licensing and hosting agreements and franchising agreements  

  • The firm is based in a popular South Manchester market town with convenient public transport links nearby 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Warrington, Wilmslow, Altrincham, Stockport, Macclesfield, Tameside, High Peak 

Added extras and benefits  

  • A great work-life balance 

  • Competitive salary 

  • Private healthcare 

  • Death in service 

  • Generous annual leave entitlement and employer pension contribution 

  • Subsidised gym membership 

  • A recently refurbished, open-plan office (complete with pool table, table tennis and yoga space!) 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Corporate/Commercial Solicitor with 0-3 years’ PQE 

  • Will have a strong academic background and be keen to develop their abilities

  • A team player with good communication skills, strong organisation skills and an eye for detail 

  • A solicitor with good client management and matter management skills 

How to apply for this Commercial Litigation Solicitor role 

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above. Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Rebecca on 03300 245 606 or email 

Rebecca is a consultant here at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of commercial and litigation lawyers. Working with departments across the North West, she recruits for roles at all levels. Rebecca’s experience in the legal sector and expert market knowledge means that she is perfectly placed help you take your next step.  

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