Family Senior Associate Solicitor

Job Title: Family Senior Associate Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
REF: 836
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
Contact Email:

In this Senior Family Associate role, you will join national full-service law firm with a well-established family team as they to expand into Manchester. Based in their city centre offices, you will be responsible for a mixed matrimonial caseload, with a focus on ancillary matters. 

In return, you’ll enjoy a competitive benefits package, a supportive culture and be able to work flexibly. 

Senior Family Associate – Manchester 

The company & role 

  • A leading top 50 commercial law firm group with a revered reputation  

  • Winner of the UK Law Firm of the Year at the British Legal Awards 

  • The firm are known for their supportive team culture and relaxed working environment and have an active social community 

  • In this role, you will focus on ancillary matters, dealing with business clients and high net worth matters 

  • You will also be expected to generate new clients through networking and business development 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, Warrington, Lancashire and High Peak 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • Share save scheme in addition to the traditional performance bonus scheme  

  • Critical illness cover 

  • Life insurance 

  • Pension 

  • Flexible working and home working 

  • Gym membership 

  • Bike to work scheme 

  • Season ticket loan 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Family Solicitor with 6+ years’ PQE 

  • Will be experienced in dealing with ancillary matters on behalf of business clients and high net worth individuals  

  • A confident networker comfortable undertaking business development activity 

  • Will have a following of work (although this is not essential) 

  • A solicitor committed to delivering a quality service and excellent client care 

  • Someone who is well organised, has excellent attention to detail and good communication skills 

How to apply for this Family Solicitor 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 senior 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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