Family Solicitor

Job Title: Family Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester
Salary: £34,000 - £42,000
REF: 173
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
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Job Published: Monday 17 Sep 2018
This vacancy is now closed
You will take on the role of family solicitor within one of Manchester’s largest, most well-respected and profitable family departments. You’ll work alongside genuine leading lights of the family law world, benefiting from the opportunity of learning from Legal 500 and Chambers’ recognised lawyers. You will be involved in advising a broad range of clients, including some who have a public profile, on complex and typically high-value divorce matters. You will also have a hand in Children Act matters. The firm encourages all of its solicitors to play an active role in business development, something you will be thoroughly supported in. You will also enjoy a comprehensive benefits package.

Family Solicitor – Manchester

The company
  • One of Manchester’s genuine success stories of the last ten recent years
  • They’ve challenged the status quo, in becoming genuine competitors on all fronts to the national and international firms with a northern presence
  • More than just being a Manchester firm with a commitment to developing local talent, they encourage their staff to be ambitious, reward effort with real promotion prospects, and remunerate very well.
  • Commutable from: Manchester, Cheshire, Merseyside, Lancashire, West Yorkshire
The ideal candidate
  • Family Solicitor
  • 1 – 4 years’ PQE
  • Experience of handling privately funded family matters
  • Empathetic and ability to be discreet
  • Interest in business development/networking activities
  • Strong academics; likely a 2.1 degree and/or As and Bs at ‘A’ Level
The next step
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