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Family Childcare Partner – Progression opportunity

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Our client, a forward-thinking Yorkshire law firm, is looking for a family lawyer with at least 10 years’ PQE and solid experience in dealing with care proceedings to join their team in Huddersfield as a partner.

This is a great progression opportunity, as you’ll join the firm as a Partner working closely with the Head of Family and Care. You’ll manage your own caseload and work alongside the head of team to assist in the expansion of the team, enjoying freedom and autonomy in developing your practice.

You’ll also be able to enjoy hybrid working and work from home for up to three days per week.

The firm has a great benefits package, including an attractive bonus scheme, 24 days holiday plus bank holidays and your birthday off. What’s more, you’ll also benefit from a company pension scheme, death in service and access to Perkbox, which provides a range of high-street discounts and offers.

The firm also offers a Flexible Benefits scheme which will not only allow you to buy and sell your holiday, but will enable you to work flexible hours, so you can fit your work around any family commitments or other responsibilities.
The firm will consider qualified solicitors or qualified CILEX professionals and would also consider applicants wishing to work part-time.

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 Lucy Wickham at Realm Recruit.

Lucy is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in recruiting family and care solicitors across Yorkshire. She works with family departments at firms of all shapes and sizes in Leeds, York, Harrogate and Huddersfield. If you are looking for a new position, Lucy is ready to help you make a move.

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£60,000 - £80,000


  • West Yorkshire

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

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Lucy Wickham

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Lucy specialises in the recruitment of family and care lawyers across Yorkshire.

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