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Head of Family

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  • 15+ PQE
  • Highly Respected Law Firm
  • Flexible working

A leading and esteemed Law firm is seeking an experienced Head of Family to become an integral part of their Warrington team.

In your role as Head of Family, you will manage a caseload of private family matters, predominantly matrimonial finances and some children’s cases. You will play a vital part in shaping the future of the family law department, supervising a talented team, whilst maintaining exemplary professional standards. Be prepared for an exciting journey of making a significant impact whilst enjoying the rewards of your dedication.

You should be a family law professional, ideally with 15+ years of experience, capable of thoughtfully handling a variety of cases and demonstrating an adaptive leadership style. Your role will also entail business development tasks, generating work to keep the department thriving.

In return, you’ll enjoy a competitive salary, flexible work arrangement offering possibility of working one day a week from home, a strong support system, and a clear pathway for progression within the firm.

This firm is an esteemed law firm renowned for its family law specialism, commitment to nurturing client relationships and creating a supportive work environment for its team.

If you’re a talented individual who’s ready to take a step up and make a profound impact, we welcome you to explore this incredible opportunity.

How to apply for this role

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’.

Alternatively, contact Michaela Baddeley at Realm Recruit to learn more about this opportunity or register your interest.

Michaela is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of family lawyers in Merseyside, Lancashire and Cheshire West. Working with family teams across the region, she recruits for family law roles at all levels, from paralegal to partner. If you’re a family solicitor looking to make a move, Michaela can help you take your next step.

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£50,000 - £60,000


  • Cheshire

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

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Michaela Baddeley

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Specialist for family and care lawyers in Merseyside, Lancashire and West Cheshire.

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