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Junior Family Solicitor

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  • 1-3 PQE
  • Be part of a Tier 1 Legal 500 team of family law experts
  • A prestigious private family law boutique with HNW and UHNW clients
  • Lucrative bonus scheme and competitive starting salary

We are helping highly respected family law boutique recruit for a family solicitor with between one and three years PQE to join the team at their office in Wilmslow.

Our client is a prestigious family law boutique practice with several offices across Manchester and Cheshire. It is a very well-known name in family law and advises some of the wealthiest families in the North West.

You’ll advise solely on private family matters, some with elements of international law, on behalf of a client base of HNW and UHNW families. You will have the opportunity to gain valuable, career-building experience in advising on complex divorce, finance and private children matters.

You’ll learn from the best family law experts in the field, as the team has a Tier 1 ranking in Legal 500 and several ranked individuals. Solicitors here will be supported in developing an established personal brand in the family law market, with plenty of opportunities to get out there and network, author blog content and provide media commentary on legal issues.

In addition to a fantastic salary (supplemented by the firm’s generous bonus scheme), you’ll also enjoy low targets, the flexibility to work from home for part of your week and an excellent benefits package, which includes 25 days’ holiday and your birthday off.

Make no mistake, this is one of the best boutiques in the North West market for building your profile and expertise early on and developing your family law career. Don’t miss your chance to join this fantastic firm!

How to apply for this role

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

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

Amanda is a Senior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of family lawyers in Greater Manchester and East Cheshire. 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, Amanda can help you take your next step.

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£35,000 - £41,000


  • Cheshire

Role type

  • Office working

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  • Permanent

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Amanda Bower

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Specialist for family and care lawyers in Manchester and East Cheshire.

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