Family Solicitor

Job Title: Family Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £45,000+
REF: 2697
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
Contact Email:

Are you a Family Solicitor looking for: 

  • The opportunity to join a Tier 1 family team within a Legal 500 and chambers recognised national law firm 

  • A fantastic team culture within a firm that has been accredited by investors in people 

  • A clear progression structure and opportunities to progress your career 

This is an exciting opportunity for a Family Solicitor to join a Legal 500 and Chambers recognised national law firm at their offices in Manchester. 

You’ll join a tier 1 family team and work alongside leading lawyers on a variety of private family files. 

The firm are committed to the development of its staff and have a fantastic team culture, so this is an excellent opportunity if you are looking to progress your career. What’s more, you’ll receive an excellent salary and a competitive benefits package. 

Family Solicitor - Manchester 

The company & role 

  • A Top 100 full-service law firm with offices nationally  

  • You’ll ahave the opportunity to support the department's business development activity 

  • The firm are accredited by Investors in People and have been named as one of The Sunday Times’ Best Companies to Work For 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, High Peak 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Top of the market salary 

  • 22 days holiday + Christmas shutdown period (and an early finish on your birthday) 

  • Death in service 

  • Income protection 

  • Season ticket loan 

  • Private health insurance 

  • Firm netball and football teams 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Family Solicitor with 2-5 years’ PQE 

  • Will have experience of assisting on a range of family matters 

  • Will have excellent communication skills 

  • Will have very good time management and organisation skills 

  • A team player who is able to multi-task and work to strict deadlines and targets 

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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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only. 

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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