International Family Law Solicitor (3+ PQE)

Job Title: International Family Law Solicitor (3+ PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £35,000+
REF: 2323
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Family Solicitor looking for a fresh and interesting challenge. 

An award-winning multi-national law firm is looking to grow their family department in Manchester city centre. 

In this role, you’ll work as part of a friendly team and be involved in a wide range of private family matters providing high-quality legal advice and support to clients. 

In return, you’ll benefit from a very supportive working culture and a flexible working environment, which promotes remote working and a healthy work-life balance. The firm are also open to considering individuals who would like to work part-time.  

International Family Law Solicitor - Manchester 

The company & role 

  • An expanding full-service law firm with a strong focus on international work 

  • In this role, you will handle a varied family caseload involving issues such as divorce, child arrangements, financial matters, child abduction and maintenance matters on behalf of clients from European communities across England and Wales 

  • You will also be encouraged to maximise client contact and participate in a range of business development activities to help drive growth 

  • The firm were finalists at the Manchester Legal Awards and won at the International Advisory Experts Awards in 2020 

  • Commutable from Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire and Warrington 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Remote working (up to 3 days a week) 

  • Flexible hours 

  • 25 days annual leave 

  • Progression and development opportunities 

  • Annual bonus 

The ideal candidate 

  • An ambitious Family Solicitor with 3+ years’ PQE 

  • A strong communicator with experience in financial remedies and the division of assets  

  • Will be able to work towards tight deadlines and work well under pressure 

  • May be bilingual in a European language 

  • A hard-working team player focused on delivering excellent client service 

How to apply for this International Family Law 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 Paula on 03300 245 606 or email

Paula is a Principal Consultant at Realm and a family recruitment specialist. She works with family solicitors and care solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across Manchester and Cheshire. 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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