Family Solicitor (1-3 PQE)

Job Title: Family Solicitor (1-3 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wilmslow
Salary: £32,000+
REF: 795
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
Contact Email:

This is a fantastic opportunity for a family solicitor who would like to deal with top-quality family matters and be part of a Legal-500 team. 

very well-regarded family boutique in Manchester are looking to take on a solicitor with 1-3 years’ PQE. The firm have offices across the Cheshire and Manchester area, and as a result of their locationthey routinely handle exceptional family matters often on behalf of high-net-worth individuals and business owners.  

You will work closely alongside senior colleagues so will have the chance to develop your skillset and learn from esteemed family law experts. 

Family Solicitor  Manchester 

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 offers clear and transparent progression opportunities to its lawyers and provides a supportive working environment 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Alderley Edge, Macclesfield, Warrington and High Peak 

Added extras and benefits 

  • Highly competitive salary 

  • 25 days holiday 

  • Pension scheme 

  • Work laptop and mobile phone 

  • Private healthcare 

  • Clear progression structure 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Family Solicitor with 1-3 years PQE 

  • Will have a mix of private family experience involving finances, divorces and private children matters 

  • Will have some advocacy experience 

  • Will be used to assisting senior solicitors with complex ancillary matters 

  • A confident and articulate communicator who enjoys networking and business development 

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 interestcontact 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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