Family Solicitor

Job Title: Family Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £45,000+
REF: 2696
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
Contact Email:

Are you a Family Solicitor looking for: 

  • The opportunity to join a highly regarded firm and work on high quality private family matters 

  • A fantastic team culture and flexible working culture allowing their solicitors to work from home between 2-3 days per week 

  • A clear progression structure and opportunities to progress your career 

A highly regarded, full-service practice in Manchester are looking to take on a Family Solicitor with at least 3 years PQE. 

Working as part of the firm’s Legal 500 recognised team you will handle a varied caseload of high quality private family matters 

This an exciting opportunity to be part of a growing team at a flexible and down-to-earth law firm. 

Family Solicitor - Manchester 

The company & role  

  • A Legal 500 and Chambers-recognised full-service firm with multiple offices across the North West 

  • In this role you will work between the Manchester and Sale offices 

  • The firm place great emphasis on the training and development of their staff and many of their employees who joined at a junior level have progressed to positions of responsibility 

  • They also nurture diversity within their workforce and are allies of the LGBTQ+ community 

  • They are also thoughtful about reducing the impact of the business on the environment and are members of the Legal Sustainability Alliance 

  • Commutable from: Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Stockport and Warrington  

Added extras and benefits  

  • 25 days’ holiday + bank holidays + your birthday off 

  • Pension contribution 

  • Childcare vouchers 

  • Firm and personal bonuses 

  • Flexible and home working  

  • Healthcare 

  • Season ticket loan 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Family Solicitor with 2-5 years’ PQE 

  • Will have an enthusiasm for business development 

  • Will have excellent organisation and time-management skills 

  • Will be an articulate communicator with good commercial awareness 

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 Baddeley at Realm Recruit. 

Michaela is a Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of family lawyers in the North 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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Realm is committed to supporting disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. Applicants are invited to contact Realm to identify any additional support they might require to enable them to make an application. 

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