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Family Solicitor 0-3 PQE – Employee-owned – Tax-free quarterly bonus – Hybrid working – No targets

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We are recruiting a family solicitor with up to three years’ PQE for a multi-site, leading family law boutique.

You will join the team in the firm’s Whitefield office, which is easily accessible from across Greater Manchester, being situated close to the local Metrolink station and M60 motorway.

The firm was one of the first law firms to become employee-owned, which means team members get a say in the direction of the business while taking a quarterly tax-free bonus based on performance.  This rare business model also nurtures an extremely friendly and supportive work environment.

You’ll be able to work from home two days a week, spending the other three days at the firm’s offices in Whitefield, and benefit from additional flexitime.

You will specialise in private paying family work, particularly matrimonial finance, with some private children work too.

You will be running your own caseload, as well as assisting a Director and a Senior Solicitor with higher value, more complex matrimonial and children cases, international work, pre-and post-nuptial agreements, Schedule 1 claims and cohabitee disputes – so you’ll be able to learn directly from experienced lawyers and develop your commercial and technical expertise faster than your peers.

You’ll also benefit from having no formal billing targets, which means you’ll be able to focus on honing your skills and providing the best legal advice to your clients.

How to apply for this 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 Paula Pawlowska at Realm Recruit.

Paula is an Associate Director and Family Team Lead at Realm. Specialising in the recruitment of family lawyers, she works with family solicitors and care solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across the North West. As a result of her in-depth knowledge of the family law market, Paula is perfectly placed to help you take your next step.

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How to apply for this role

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If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply online using the online form below.

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact
Paula on 03300 245 606 or email paula.pawlowska@realmrecruit.com.

Paula is a Principal Consultant at Realm and a family recruitment specialist. She works with family solicitors and care solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across Manchester and Cheshire. As a result of her in-depth knowledge of the family law market, she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step. n this role, you’ll work as part of a friendly team and be involved in a wide range of private family matters providing high-quality legal advice and support to clients.

In return, you’ll benefit from a very supportive working culture and a flexible working environment, which promotes remote working and a healthy work-life balance. The firm are also open to considering individuals who would like to work part-time.

Paula is a Principal Consultant at Realm and a family recruitment specialist. She works with family solicitors and care solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across Manchester and Cheshire. As a result of her in-depth knowledge of the family law market, she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step. n this role, you’ll work as part of a friendly team and be involved in a wide range of private family matters providing high-quality legal advice and support to clients.

In return, you’ll benefit from a very supportive working culture and a flexible working environment, which promotes remote working and a healthy work-life balance. The firm are also open to considering individuals who would like to work part-time.

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Key details

Salary

£32,000 - £40,000

Location

  • Greater Manchester

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area

Family

Job ref

V-34797

Paula-Pawlowska
Paula Pawlowska

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Paula is an Associate Director at Realm and leads our family team.

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