Family Legal Executive

Job Title: Family Legal Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wilmslow
Salary: £25,000 +
REF: 1488
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
Contact Email:

A specialist family and private client boutique in Wilmslow is looking to take on a Family Legal Executive. 

As part of their close-knit family team, you will handle a varied caseload of family matters, including complex child-related divorce cases, some of which will involve high-net-worth individuals.   

The firm places an emphasis on their clear progression structure so this is the perfect opportunity for someone who is looking to further develop their career. 

Family Legal Executive – Cheshire 

The company & role 

  • A leading Cheshire firm that specialises exclusively in family and private client matters  

  • A down-to-earth, friendly team of solicitors, some of whom have been recognised by the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners  

  • The firm has a clear progression structure in place for lawyers looking to develop their career   

  • Commutable from Wilmslow, Manchester, Alderley Edge, Altrincham, High Peak and Stockport 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • Up to 25 days of annual leave  

  • Free Parking  

  • Home working is an option  

  • Part time hours is an option 

The ideal candidate 

  • Family Legal Executive  

  • You will have experience of autonomously running your own caseload 

  • You will have experience of the following areas of family law: Divorce and separation, financial settlements, Pre and post nuptial agreements, Children matters and Cohabitation agreements 

  • You have advocacy experience 

  • You 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 Paula on 03300 245 606 or email 

Paula is a Principal Consultant here at Realm and our family recruitment specialist. She works with family solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across the North West, Yorkshire and the Midlands. As a result of her in-depth knowledge of the family law market, she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step.  

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