Insolvency Solicitor/Associate/Senior Associate

Job Title: Insolvency Solicitor/Associate/Senior Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £47,000 - £80,000
REF: 2781
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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Are you an Insolvency Solicitor looking for...  

  • Low chargeable hours targets 

  • A collaborative working environment with team billings targets 

  • Excellent flexibility and homeworking 


A top 100 commercial law firm are looking for a dynamic Insolvency Solicitor to join their top tier team in Manchester. The firm are growing their Insolvency department and are looking for a hard-working, motivated solicitor to join them at Solicitor, Associate or Senior Associate level depending on experience. 

In this role, you’ll join an experienced insolvency team, taking on a mix of contentious and non-contentious work.  

The firm really invests in each of its employees and encourages them to reach their full potential, so this is an excellent opportunity if you’re looking to develop and progress in your career. They also offer a very competitive package, lots of flexibility in terms of where and when you work and low chargeable time targets to their team.  

Insolvency Solicitor/Associate/Senior Associate - Manchester 

The company & role 

  • A leading purpose-driven law firm known for their supportive culture and high level of flexibility 

  • You will manage your own caseload of high-quality insolvency work, with a mix of both contentious and non-contentious matters 

  • The firm are proud of their inclusive and supportive culture which emphasises the importance of physical and mental health and wellbeing 

  • They are a Disability Confident Committed Employer and were winners at the 2021 British Legal Awards 

  • They nurture talent and promote the continuous improvement of their lawyers to enable everyone to reach their full potential 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Wilmslow, Stockport, High Peak and Lancashire 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • Flexible and home working (work where you want) 

  • Low chargeable hours targets, with the target decreasing as you get more senior 

  • Very competitive pay 

  • Generous holiday allowance plus the option to buy or sell days 

  • Death in service 

  • Private healthcare 

  • Income protection 

  • Enhanced sickness, maternity/paternity and adoption pay 

  • Cycle to work scheme 

  • Interest-free travel ticket/ parking loan 

The ideal candidate 

  • An experienced Insolvency Solicitor  

  • Experience in both contentious and non-contentious work is preferable 

  • Will be able to work to deadlines/targets, prioritise and manage a caseload with supervision 

  • Will have strong legal and analytical skills with an eye for detail  

  • A great communicator with a positive attitude and excellent interpersonal skills 

How to apply for this Insolvency Solicitor 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 Rebecca Blundell at Realm Recruit. 

Rebecca is a Senior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of litigation lawyers. Working with departments across the North West and Yorkshire, she recruits for commercial litigation, property litigation and financial litigation roles at all levels. Rebecca’s experience in the legal sector and expert market knowledge means that she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step.   

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