Family Paralegal

Job Title: Family Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stockport
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
REF: 2783
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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Are you a Family Paralegal looking for: 

  • The opportunity to work 121 with a very experienced partner assisting on high value cases as well as running a small caseload of low value cases 

  • A training contract opportunity within a leading specialist firm 

  • Benefit from a firm with a clear progression structure and a supportive team culture paired with top quality lawyers  

A specialist family and private client boutique in Stockport are looking to take on a Family Paralegal.  

As part of their close-knit family team, you will be assisting the partner with their caseload of mostly high value financial cases and running a small caseload of low value cases. 

This role is perfect for a Family Paralegal looking to gain exposure to both high value and low value cases as well as gaining fee earning experience working closely with a very experienced partner. This role also has the opportunity to turn into a training contract.

Family Paralegal – Stockport 

The company & role 

  • A leading Cheshire firm that specialise 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 Stockport, Wilmslow, Manchester, Alderley Edge, Altrincham and High Peak 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • 25 days annual leave 

  • Salary up to £25,000 

  • Free parking 

  • Clear progression prospects 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Family Paralegal  

  • Will Ideally have experience of family law or, at the very least, of running their own caseload as a paralegal 

  • A personable and confident communicator 

How to apply for this Family Paralegal 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 Pawlowska at Realm Recruit. 

Paula is an Associate Director and Family Team Lead at Realm. Specialising in the recruitment of family lawyers, she works with family solicitors and care solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across the North West. As a result of her in-depth knowledge of the family law market, Paula is perfectly placed to help you take your next step. 

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