Family Solicitor (5 PQE+)

Job Title: Family Solicitor (5 PQE+)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: c.£47,000
REF: 575
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Family Solicitor with circa 5PQE who is looking for the next step in their career, continuing to build on their experience by working with a recognised partner in West Yorkshire that offers a broad variety and high calibre work. You can expect a clear progression path, a top of the market package and exceptional culture with an emphasis placed on employee well-being.

Family Solicitor – Leeds

The company & role

  • Top 45 UK law firm with offices nationally
  • Legal 500 Family Law team with an excellent reputation
  • A friendly and inspiring work environment
  • Work will be varied including children law, matrimonial matters and some HNW work including business clients
  • You would be expected to run your own caseload and support the Head of Department on more complex matters
  • Commutable from Leeds, Wakefield, Harrogate, Bradford, Huddersfield, Halifax, West Yorkshire

The ideal candidate

  • Family solicitor with c. 5 PQE with experience of private family matters
  • Active networker, you will ideally be self-generating a portion of your own work
  • Hard working, committed and driven
  • Proactive and can act on own initiative

Added extras

  • Highly competitive pay (top of the market)
  • Flexible working arrangement; including agile working with up to 3 days working from home
  • Exceptional culture, with massive emphasis placed on employee well-being and having a healthy work/life balance
  • Genuine career progression prospects with the opportunity to handle high calibre work
  • 25 days holiday
  • Healthcare
  • Pension plan
  • Life insurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Optical and dental scheme

The next step

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