Head of Family

Job Title: Head of Family
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North Yorkshire
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
REF: 2629
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
Contact Email: recruiters@realmrecruit.com

A well-respected firm with 250 years of history is looking for a Family Solicitor with 5+ years PQE to lead their growing Family team.  In this role, you’ll handle a varied and interesting private family caseload often on behalf of high-net-worth clients, whilst managing a team of expert family lawyers. 

This is a perfect opportunity for an associate who wants to step up to Head of Family or a Head of Family who is looking for an exciting change in their career. 

Head of Family – Leeds, Harrogate, Skipton 

The company & role 

  • The firm are a well-respected, Lexel accredited, full-service practice with a long history in the North Yorkshire market 

  • The firm have three offices in North Yorkshire and are known for their excellent legal services combined with their commitment to client care and friendly, approachable style 

  • You will be the head of the firm’s successful Family department, managing a team of experienced Family lawyers 

  • You will have a mixed caseload of private family matters, divorce, finance and children 

  • The firm has received Lexcel accreditation from the Law Society 

  • Commutable from Skipton, Bradford, Leeds, and Harrogate 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • Home working two days per week 

  • Excellent progression opportunities  

  • Competitive salary 

  • Generous annual leave  

The ideal candidate 

  • A Family Solicitor with 5+ years PQE 

  • Experience handling a mixed caseload of family matters 

  • Will have good academics and excellent written and oral communication skills 

  • Will be committed to delivering an excellent standard of client care  

  • Will be used to working within a team environment 

How to apply for this Head of Family 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 Lucy on 03300 245 606 or email lucy.wickham@realmrecruit.com.   

Lucy is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in recruiting family solicitors across Yorkshire. She works with family departments at firms of all shapes and sizes in Leeds, York, Harrogate and Huddersfield. If you are looking for a new position, Lucy is ready to help you make a move.   

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