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Family Solicitor

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  • 3+ PQE
  • Join a deeply respected, accredited law firm
  • Genuine career progression in a supportive and dynamic environment
  • Part-time option (over three or four days)

An eminent and reputable law firm in Yorkshire is seeking a dedicated Family Solicitor. They’ve experienced significant growth in recent years and now you have an opportunity to become part of their trusted legal team.

In recognition of your contribution, you’ll be rewarded with a competitive salary and fantastic benefits including a bonus scheme, workplace pension, sick leave allowance. You’ll also be able to work part-time if you would prefer to work over three or four days.

As the Family Solicitor, your role is vital in handling an existing private family caseload whilst also spearheading the firm’s business development and advocacy initiatives. Your leadership skills, family law knowledge, and capacity to establish meaningful client relationships will contribute significantly to your success and the firm’s expansion.

To excel in this role, you’ll be a qualified Solicitor with a current Practising Certificate and at least 3 years PQE. Keen listening skills combined with efficient client handling and proficiency in managing file, case and time recording systems, will be essential in asserting your expertise.

Upon joining this supportive team, you’ll enjoy an impressive list of benefits, including organised social activities, upskilling and development opportunities, and flexible working. Our client prioritises employee well-being, thus mental health care initiatives, including an unwavering commitment to ensuring an hour’s lunch break daily, form part of their work culture.

Operating from offices across North Yorkshire, this firm boasts a large share of the legal business in the surrounding areas.

This is the chance you’ve been waiting for to expand your professional horizon whilst working at a firm that truly puts its people first.

How to apply for this role

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’.

Alternatively, contact Lucy Wickham at Realm Recruit to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest.

Lucy is a Principal Consultant at Realm and specialises in recruiting family solicitors across Yorkshire. She works with family departments at firms of all shapes and sizes in Leeds, York, Harrogate and Huddersfield. If you are looking for a new position, Lucy is ready to help you make a move.

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£40,000 - £50,000


  • North Yorkshire

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  • Hybrid working

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  • Permanent

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Lucy Wickham

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Specialist for family and care lawyers in Yorkshire.

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