Family Senior Associate

Job Title: Family Senior Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Altrincham
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000
REF: 1590
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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A very well-regarded family law boutique are looking for an experienced Family Solicitor to join their team as a Senior Associate.

The firm have offices across Cheshire and Manchester area, and as a result of their location, they routinely handle exceptional family matters often on behalf of high-net-worth individuals and business owners.  

In addition to running your own caseload, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to get out there and network in order to grow your personal brand.  

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an esteemed team of specialists and really make a name for yourself within family law. 


Family Senior Associate – Altrincham

The company & role 

  • A very well-respected family law firm ranked tier 1 in the latest edition of the Legal 500 

  • You will join a down-to-earth team and deal with an array of privately funded family matters including complex private children and high-net-worth divorces 

  • The firm offer clear and transparent progression opportunities to their lawyers and provide a supportive working environment 

  • Commutable from Altrincham, Sale, Manchester, Stockport and Warrington 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • Highly competitive salary 

  • 25 days holiday 

  • Home working for part of the week 

  • Pension scheme 

  • Work laptop and mobile phone 

  • Private healthcare 

  • Clear progression structure 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Family Solicitor with 7+ years PQE 

  • Will have experience of dealing of complex, high-net-worth family matters 

  • Will have strong billings 

  • Will have experience of working collaboratively on files and offering to help junior team members 

  • A confident and articulate communicator who enjoys networking and business development, you will have a strong personal brand already, with a view to generate work 


How to apply for this Senior Family Associate 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 a family recruitment specialist. She works with family 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, she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step. 

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