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Family Care Solicitor

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  • Competitive salary 
  • Hybrid working 
  • Comprehensive healthcare plan 
  • Enhanced annual leave and your birthday off 
  • Subsidised parking  

An award-winning law firm is looking for a Childcare Solicitor to join their down-to-earth team in Blackburn, Lancashire. 

Alongside a very competitive salary, you will also have the opportunity to work from home two days per week. You will also benefit from enhanced annual leave and your birthday off, a comprehensive healthcare plan and subsidised parking.  

In the role, you’ll handle a mixed caseload of children matters. The right candidate will have experience of working on similar files and will be looking for a position in a close-knit team with a family feel. You may be a newly qualified solicitor looking for their first role in a family team or have existing childcare law experience.  

The firm has recently acquired a firm specialising in this area, so there is an existing caseload of work and lots of inbound cases, making this a secure move for you.  

Current team members describe it as “a forward-thinking, modern firm” and “the best place they have ever worked”, with a “supportive management team.”  

The role is commutable from Blackburn, Darwen, Preston, Burnley, Bolton, Bury, Rochdale, Chorley, Wigan and the surrounding areas.

How to apply for this role 

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’. 

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Michaela Baddeley at Realm Recruit. 

Michaela is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of family lawyers in the North West. Working with family teams across the region, she recruits for family law roles at all levels, from paralegal to partner. If you’re a family solicitor looking to make a move, Michaela can help you take your next step. 

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£35,000 - £50,000


  • Lancashire

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

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