Family solicitor

Job Title: Family solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire
Claims Handler
Salary: £50,000+
REF: 634
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
Contact Email:
Job Published: Thursday 20 Feb 2020

Exceptional opportunity for a solicitor with private family experience to join the Head of Department in building up the department and growing its presence across two offices in Cheshire and Manchester. You will be joining a full-service firm that is fast becoming a national heavyweight that promotes a very healthy work/life balance; So if you’re tired of the daily commute to Manchester City centre, arbitrary billing targets and inability to progress to partnership, this could be a fantastic opportunity for you.

Family Solicitor – Cheshire

The company

  • Immensely ambitious Top 100 practice
  • They have really taken the initiative in recent years, diversifying into new practice areas, whilst growing already successful teams
  • As their reputation has grown, so too has the number of top calibre lawyers joining the firm, as well as its overall revenue
  • Commutable from: Manchester, Knutsford, Warrington, Wilmslow, Altrincham, Stockport

The idea candidate

  • Solicitor; approximately 5+ PQE, although all candidates with relevant experience will be considered
  • Confident undertaking business development/networking
  • You will be
  • Comfortable running their own caseload of private family matters especially finances

The added extras

  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Top of the market salary
  • No chargeable hours / billings targets
  • Healthy work/life balance encouraged
  • Part-time working possible

The next step

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

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