Family Solicitor (3+ PQE)

Job Title: Family Solicitor (3+ PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Liverpool
Salary: £32,000+
REF: 2262
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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A regional multi-service firm in Liverpool are looking for a Family Solicitor with at least 3 years’ PQE to join their team. 

In this role, you will be entrusted with your own mixed caseload of private and public family law matters, the majority of which will be care proceedings. 

The majority of the firm’s team have progressed and even qualified with the firm or progressed into management, so this might be the perfect opportunity if you’re looking to develop your skills and progress in your career. 

Family Solicitor - Liverpool 

The company & role   

  • The progressive Liverpool law firm with close links with the local community

  • You will join a close-knit and successful family law department and advise clients on a variety of private and public family law work (including care proceedings and Legal Aid matters) 

  • You will also be expected to get involved in marketing and business development in order to help grow the profile of the firm 

  • The firm has extensive accounts and admin support as well as a modern office and I.T. system 

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


  • Advanced holiday allowance (negotiable) 

  • Competitive salary (dependent on experience) 

  • Pension plan 

  • Flexible working 

  • On-site parking 

The ideal candidate  

  • A Family Solicitor with 3+ PQE  

  • Will be used to managing their own caseload of varied family law matters 

  • Will have knowledge and experience of Legal Aid work and advocacy 

  • May be on the Law Society’s Children Panel, although this is not essential 

  • Will be a confident communicator committed to providing a high level of client service 

  • Will enjoy getting involved in marketing/business development activity 

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 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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