Family Trainee Legal Executive

Job Title: Family Trainee Legal Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Liverpool
Salary: £17,000 - £20,000
REF: 820
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
Contact Email:

One of Liverpool’s most well-established law firms is looking to take on a Family Trainee Legal Executive to join their reputable team. Based at their city centre headquarters, you will handle a mixed caseload of private family law matters and gain exposure to interesting, high-value work. 

If you are in the process of completing CILEX or are intending to do so, this is a fantastic opportunity to get your family law career off to a flying start and work alongside some of Merseyside’s leading family lawyers.

Family Trainee Legal Executive – Liverpool 

The company & role 

  • A leading Merseyside firm with an excellent reputation 

  • Working as part of an award-winning family department, you will handle a varied caseload of family matters including ancillary relief, pre-nuptial agreements, finances and private children matters 

  • Based at the firm’s office in the heart of Liverpool city centre, you will occasionally be required to travel to their offices in Formby and Birkenhead 

  • Commutable from The Wirral, Liverpool, Warrington, Newton-le-Willows and Merseyside 

Added extras and benefits 

  • Competitive pay 

  • Pension scheme 

  • Private healthcare 

  • Death in service 

  • Savings scheme 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Trainee Legal Executive with experience handling a genuine mix of privately funded matters 

  • Will be firmly committed to a career in family law 

  • Must be in the process of completing CILEX or intending to do so

  • Someone who is well organised, has excellent attention to detail and good communication skills 

  • A personable individual dedicated delivering a quality service and excellent client care 

How to apply for this Family Trainee Legal Executive 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 Paula on 03300 245 606 or email 

Paula is a senior consultant here at Realm and our family recruitment specialist. She works with family solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across the North West, Yorkshire and the Midlands. As a result of her in-depth knowledge of the family law market, she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step.  

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