Family Solicitor (NQ-5 PQE)

Job Title: Family Solicitor (NQ-5 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Liverpool
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
REF: 1698
Contact Name: Michaela Baddeley
Contact Email:

This is an exciting opportunity for a Family Solicitor to join a Legal 500 and Chambers recognised national law firm at their offices in Liverpool. 

You’ll join a tier 1 family team and work alongside leading lawyers on a variety of matters including divorces, civil partnership dissolutions, pre-nuptial agreements and arrangements involving children. 

The firm are committed to the development of its staff and have a fantastic team culture, so this is an excellent opportunity if you are looking to progress your career. What’s more, you’ll receive an excellent salary and a competitive benefits package. 


Family Solicitor - Liverpool 

The company & role 

  • A Top 100 full-service law firm with offices nationally  

  • You’ll assist on a range of family work including divorce and financial remedy and privately funded children work, including international cases 

  • You’ll also have the opportunity to support the department's business development activity 

  • The firm are accredited by Investors in People and have been named as one of The Sunday Times’ Best Companies to Work For 

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

Added extras and benefits  

  • Top of the market salary 

  • 22 days holiday + Christmas shutdown period (and an early finish on your birthday) 

  • Death in service 

  • Income protection 

  • Season ticket loan 

  • Private health insurance 

  • Firm netball and football teams 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Family Solicitor with 0-5 years’ PQE 

  • Will have experience of assisting on a range of family matters 

  • Will have excellent communication skills 

  • Will have very good time management and organisation skills 

  • A team player who is able to multi-task and work to strict deadlines and targets 


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. Working with family teams in Liverpool, Southport, Birkenhead 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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