Family Legal Executive

Job Title: Family Legal Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: £33,000 - £36,000
REF: 1448
Contact Name: Lucy Wickham
Contact Email: lucy.wickham@realmrecruit.com

An award-winning family law firm are looking to take on a Legal Executive with 2-3 years’ PQE.  

In this role you will handle a diverse public and private family caseload involving divorce, finance, private children matters and domestic abuse. 

The firm places an emphasis on support and progression so this is an excellent opportunity for someone who is keen to improve their skillset, gain hands-on experience and further develop their career. 

Legal Executive – Castleford 

The company & role 

  • A highly accredited Yorkshire law firm that has been awarded the national Law Society’s law management quality mark 

  • You will join a friendly and supportive team with excellent billings and an incredibly low staff turnover  

  • The firm highly supports self-development and interacts as one large support network and knowledge bank, to allow people to grow and ultimately succeed 

  • You will handle a diverse public and private family caseload involving divorce, finance, private children and domestic abuse 

  • Commutable from Castleford, Leeds, Bradford, Wakefield, Barnsley and Doncaster 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • Generous holiday entitlement ranging from 23-31 days (full-time, depending on the length of service with the firm) 

  • Discounted bus travel 

  • Paycare Health Cash Plan (employee contributions) 

  • Payroll giving scheme for tax-free charitable donations 

  • Professional membership/subscription support 

  • Death in Service Life Assurance – 3 times salary 

  • Interest-free loan for annual travel pass 

  • Free conveyancing on your main residential property 

  • A free will 

  • Regular social events including summer BBQ and a Christmas party 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Legal Executive with 2-3 years’ PQE 

  • Ideally you will have some legal aid knowledge 

  • May have some advocacy experience 

  • A confident and articulate communicator who enjoys networking and business development 

  • Will enjoy working collaboratively 

How to apply for this Legal Executive 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 Lucy on 03300 245 606 or email lucy.wickham@realmrecruit.com.   

Lucy is a junior consultant at Realm and works mainly on paralegal, fee-earner and assistant roles. She works with a range of law firms within the personal injury and insurance sectors across Manchester and the North West. If you are looking for a new position, Lucy is ready to help you make a move.  

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