Family Senior Associate

Job Title: Family Senior Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Liverpool
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
REF: 2295
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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An expanding boutique commercial firm in Liverpool city centre is looking to take on a passionate and experienced Family Solicitor as a Senior Associate. 

The firm are expanding into the family legal sector and are looking for someone to come in and help organically grow their family offering in Liverpool.  

This is a really exciting opportunity for an entrepreneurial Family Solicitor who’s looking to take on extra responsibility, build their profile and elevate their career to the next level. 

Family Senior Associate - Liverpool 

The company & role 

  • A Legal 500 recognised specialist commercial firm with offices in Manchester, Liverpool and Lancashire 

  • In this role, you’ll handle a varied caseload of privately funded family matters, with a focus on finance work, sometimes on behalf of high-net-worth individuals 

  • You will also be expected to network and engage in business development activity in order to expand the firm’s client base and family offering 

  • The firm have a merit-based promotion system, a relaxed, collegiate team culture and a supportive leadership team who will work closely with you to provide you with what you need 

  • Commutable from Liverpool, Chester, The Wirral, Lancashire, Southport and Warrington  

Added extras and benefits  

  • Flexible hours 

  • Work from home  

  • Generous bonus scheme  

  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays  

  • Private healthcare 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Family Solicitor (Senior Associate or Partner) with 5+ PQE 

  • Someone with an enterprising nature who enjoys business development  

  • Must have a client following  

  • Will have excellent client care and interpersonal skills 

  • May have experience of leading a team 

How to apply for this Senior 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 Michaela on 03300 245 606 or email   

Michaela is a Junior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of family lawyers in Merseyside and Lancashire. Working with family teams in Liverpool, Southport, Preston and The Wirral, 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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