Family Legal Executive

Job Title: Family Legal Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bradford
Salary: £30,000 - £32,000
REF: 1450
Contact Name: Lucy Wickham
Contact Email:

An award-winning family law firm are looking to take on a Family Legal Executive to handle a private family caseload. You will be based at the firm's office in Otley, but will occasionally be required to travel to their offices in Bingley and Ilkley.

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 

Family Legal Executive – Otley

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 Bingley, Bradford, Leeds, Harrogate, Wakefield and Halifax 

 Added extras and benefits 

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

  • Profit share

  • 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 an 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 Family Legal Executive with up to 2 years’ PQE 

  • 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 Family 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 is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in recruiting family 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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