Family Solicitor (1-3 PQE)

Job Title: Family Solicitor (1-3 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £30,000+
REF: 453
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
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Job Published: Tuesday 9 Jul 2019
This vacancy is now closed

In this Junior Family Solicitor role, you will join a well-established Top 200 UK and join their prominent children law department. Manchester is their core focus for this type of work and you will get the opportunity to work under a well-known practitioner in the field. This is a fantastic opportunity for a solicitor who has a passion for care proceedings and wants to continue learning from experts in their field.

Family Solicitor (1-3 PQE) – Manchester

The company & role

  • Legal 500 family department
  • Top 200 UK firm
  • They have a real commitment to personal/private client legal services. With offices spread across the North West, they are one of the well-respected in the region.
  • With longstanding roots in the North West and in Manchester particularly, they have long been committed to offering the combination of a relaxed working environment and good quality work.
  • Commutable from Manchester City Centre, South Manchester and Cheshire 


The ideal candidate

  • Junior family solicitor with 1-3 years PQE
  • Commitment to pursuing a career specialising in children law
  • Experience in advising in respect of Care Proceedings and private Children Act work.
  • Exposure to issues such as domestic violence, non-molestation orders, injunctions beneficial
  • Advocacy experience
  • Confident undertaking business development/networking


Added extras

  • Death in Service x 3 salary
  • Private Medical Insurance cover (subject to eligibility)
  • 25 days holiday per annum + Bank Holidays
  • 3% contribution (by employer) to pension scheme


The next step

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