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Family Solicitor

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  • 7-10 PQE
  • Progression Opportunities
  • Competitive salary
  • Personal business plans provided

An esteemed firm in Chester is seeking a dynamic and committed Senior Family Solicitor to bolster their close-knit team. This is an unmissable chance for a driven solicitor with between 7 and 10 PQE to take a leading role in a family department.

In return for your commitment and experience, they offer a generous salary, alongside the chance to work two days from home.

As a Senior Family Solicitor, you’ll become a vital part of their team, taking charge of your own caseload whilst looking after the mentorship of junior team members. The importance of this role cannot be understated as you’ll play a crucial part in shaping the future direction of the team, supervising junior members and growing the overall family offering.

To thrive in your new role, you need to possess an adaptable approach, strong supervisory skills and an eye for detail. A solid background in family law is paramount and you must be well-equipped with excellent timekeeping and client handling capabilities.

Our client is a respectable firm in Chester, known for their dedicated and professional team who put quality service at the forefront. Apart from offering excellent progression pathways, they prioritise the welfare of their employees and understand the value of striking a balance between professional growth and personal fulfilment.

This presents an ideal chance to advance your career in a supportive, dynamic environment. If you’re keen to develop your skills and take on new challenges, this opportunity might just be the perfect fit for you.

How to apply for this role

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’.

Alternatively, contact Michaela Baddeley at Realm Recruit to learn more about this opportunity or register your interest.

Michaela is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of family lawyers in Merseyside, Lancashire and Cheshire West. Working with family teams across the region, 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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£45,000 - £60,000


  • Cheshire

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  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

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Michaela Baddeley

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Specialist for family and care lawyers in Merseyside, Lancashire and West Cheshire.

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