Family solicitor

Job Title: Family solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £45,000+
REF: 625
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
Contact Email:
Job Published: Monday 17 Feb 2020

In this Family Solicitor role, you will join a busy Family team in their Manchester office, undertaking all aspects of Family work including finance and complex children work. You will have the chance to work side-by-side with senior family solicitors, assisting them in running their caseload and continuing to learn from experts in their field.

Family Solicitor – Manchester City Centre

The company & role

  • Tier 1 legal 500 2020 family department in Manchester City Centre
  • You will be part of a large family team that undertakes a broad mix of work, including high-value divorce/ancillary relief, complex Children Act matters as well as matters with an international element.
  • A full-service law firm with offices nationally, including London
  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire and Merseyside


The ideal candidate

  • Family Solicitor with 4 PQE+
  • Associate/Senior Associate level
  • Confident undertaking business development/networking
  • Experience of high-value divorce/ancillary relief matters
  • Experience of children work


Added extras

  • Top of the market salary + bonus scheme        
  • 22 days holiday + 3 days extra over the Christmas shutdown period
  • Death in service (3x salary)
  • Income protection scheme
  • Loan to cover the cost of a season ticket for transport or car parking space

The next step

To register your interest in this Family Solicitor vacancy, select the ‘APPLY’ option. Alternatively, contact Paula at Realm Recruit.

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