Junior Family Solicitor (NQ - 1 PQE)

Job Title: Junior Family Solicitor (NQ - 1 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £30,000
REF: 1380
Contact Name: Paula Pawlowska
Contact Email: paula.pawlowska@realmrecruit.com

This is an exciting opportunity for a junior Family Solicitor to join Bromleys Solicitors, one of Greater Manchester’s most reputable firms. 

In this role, youll join a close-knit team and assist the Head of Department with mixed family caseload of private and legal aid matters. 

The firm have a long-standing tradition of promoting from within and offer an excellent package of benefits. While this position is primarily office based, there may be the option to work from home for part of the week.  

Junior Family Solicitor - Greater Manchester 

The company & role 

  • Bromleys are down-to-earth and friendly law firm with a family feel and a deep-rooted history 

  • You will handle your own caseload and assist senior colleagues with a variety of family and matrimonial matters including finances, divorces, private children and legal aid work 

  • Bromleys are committed to continually training and developing their staff and strongly encourage career progression 

  • They won law firm of the year at the Manchester Legal Awards and have been awarded the Investors in People Gold accreditation  

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside, Oldham, Rochdale, High Peak 

Added extras and benefits 

  • Excellent salary 

  • 23 days holiday plus the ability to purchase extra days 

  • Contributory pension scheme 

  • Death in service 

  • Paid for car-parking 

  • Performance-related annual bonus 

  • Enhanced sick pay 

The ideal candidate 

  • An NQ Solicitor or a Family Solicitor with up to 1 years’ PQE 

  • Will have experience of dealing with a varied private family caseload including finances, divorces, private children and legal aid 

  • Will have good advocacy skills 

  • Will enjoy working collaboratively and have an empathetic and personable nature 

  • Will have experience of running legal clinics 

How to apply for this Family 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.pawlowska@realmrecruit.com. 

Paula is a Principal Consultant here at Realm and a family law recruitment specialist. She works with family solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across the North West 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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