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Family Paralegal

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Are you a Family Law Paralegal looking for: 

  • The chance to work in a team culture with lots of support including a solicitor for every paralegal offering extra guidance 
  • A full-service national firm with offices across the UK 
  • A fantastic bonus scheme as well as a holiday bonus scheme that allows up to an additional 12 days of annual leave per year 

A national law firm with a fantastic reputation is looking for a Family Law Paralegal to join their team in Wigan.  

In this role, you will be assisting more than one solicitor on their caseload on either public or private law. 

In return, you’ll receive a very competitive salary, benefit from the firm’s generous bonus scheme and enjoy a supportive working environment. 

Family Law Paralegal – Wigan
The company & role 

  • A full-service law firm with offices across the UK 
  • Working as part of a busy family team, you’ll handle a mixed caseload of either private or public law or both 
  • The firm has a client-focused and passionate culture and a track record of promoting from within and giving employees hands-on exposure to a diverse range of matters   
  • The firm promotes a healthy work-life balance and offer their solicitors the option to work part of the week at home. 
  • Commutable from: Wigan, Greater Manchester, Merseyside, Lancashire 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays 
  • Holiday bonus scheme – 1 day of extra annual leave to use within 4 weeks when meeting monthly targets (a possible additional 12 days per year) 
  • Bonus scheme – 10% over your target  
  • Pension scheme 
  • Hybrid working 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Family Law Paralegal with more than 6 months of experience 
  • Will be an excellent communicator with exceptional client care skills 
  • Will have very good time management and organisation skills 
  • A team player who is able to multi-task 

How to apply for this Family Law 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 Michaela Baddeley at Realm Recruit. 

Michaela is a Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of family lawyers in the North West. Working with family teams across the region, she recruits for family law roles at all levels, from paralegal to partner. If you’re a family solicitor looking to make a move, Michaela can help you take your next step. 

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£22,000 - £22,000


  • Greater Manchester

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

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