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Family Solicitor

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  • 5+ PQE
  • Clear progression pathway
  • Hybrid working – 4 days from home

A forward-thinking legal firm in Leeds is seeking an experienced Family Solicitor with 5+ PQE who is keen on developing their skills and progressing into a team leader role. This innovative firm is highly respected, leveraging a novel approach to family law and giving significant focus to AI technology.

On offer is a competitive salary, with the ability to work predominantly from home, four days a week. This role also comes with clear progression paths and the opportunity to grow into team leader positions.

In this pivotal role, you will be trusted with a consistent flow of cases, paired with a senior to enhance skills, and given scope for rapid personal growth within the organisation. You will be expected to manage a team while continually achieving billable hours targets efficiently.

An ideal candidate would come from a Legal 500 background, and have the ability to run their own caseload and have some leadership capability. You should be able to convert leads effectively and be open-minded, positivity and a desire for work-life balance are also crucial.

If you’re eager to advance your legal career, develop cutting-edge skills and seeking a balance between your professional and personal life, we welcome you to apply for this unique opportunity.

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 Lucy Wickham at Realm Recruit to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest.

Lucy is a Principal Consultant at Realm and specialises in recruiting family solicitors across Yorkshire. She works with family departments at firms of all shapes and sizes in Leeds, York, Harrogate and Huddersfield. If you are looking for a new position, Lucy is ready to help you make a move.

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£55,000 - £70,000


  • West Yorkshire

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

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Lucy Wickham

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Specialist for family and care lawyers in Yorkshire.

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