Family Solicitor 2-4 PQE

Job Title: Family Solicitor 2-4 PQE
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chester
Salary: £35,000 - £43,000
REF: 2133
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
Contact Email:

A down to earth, Legal 500 firm are looking for an experienced Family Solicitor to join their team in Chester.  

Working with one of their experienced department heads, you will handle a varied family caseload.    

The firm are award-winning and maintain a friendly and tight-knit culture. This is the perfect opportunity to be involved in high quality work whilst being supported throughout. 

Family Solicitor - Chester  

The company & role    

  • You will join an award-winning team of solicitors at one of the region’s leading commercial law firms, helping them grow their family team.  

  • You will be working alongside the Head of Department and will be handling a varied caseload including divorce & financial matters, Children Act proceedings, cohabitee disputes and TOLATA 

  • Fee earners are specialist in their own right but the firm work very much as a team. 

  • The firm has a down to earth and welcoming culture 

  • Commutable from Chester, Liverpool, North Wales and The Wirral  

Added extras and benefits    

  • Up to 3 days a week working from home 

  • Excellent training and development 

  • 21 days of annual leave plus bank holidays and the ability to purchase more days 

  • Medicash scheme 

  The ideal candidate    

  • An experienced Family Solicitor or Legal Executive with 2-4 years PQE 

  • Will have excellent marketing and business development skills 

  • Will enjoy working as part of a team  

  • Will be a good communicator with excellent client care skills  

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 Paula on 03300 245 606 or email 

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. 

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