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Junior Family Solicitor

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Are you a Family Solicitor looking for:

  • A growing top 100, Legal 500 law firm
  • A firm that has a fantastic team culture that is committed to the development of its staff
  • A firm that offers flexible and home working

A legal 500 recognised ‘leading’ firm is looking for a Junior Family Solicitor with NQ+ years PQE to join their firm in Lancashire.
In this role, you will be dealing with a mix of privately funded and legal aid matters working alongside other senior solicitors in the private family team

The firm is committed to the development of its staff and has a fantastic team culture. They also offer an excellent salary and a competitive benefits package.

Junior Family Solicitor – Lancashire 
The company & role  

  • A growing top 100 full-service law firm with offices across Manchester, Lancashire and Leeds
  • The firm is committed to staff training and development, this has been recognised through their Investors in People accreditation and awards.
  • A number of their lawyers are included in the latest editions of the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners
  • The firm offers flexible working and the ability to work from home.
  • In this role, your time will be split between the Blackburn and Preston offices as well as working from home
  • Commutable from Preston, Blackburn, Lancashire, Chorley, Blackpool and Burnley

Added extras and benefits   

  • Homeworking 60/40% split
  • Generous Annual leave
  • Birthday leave
  • Training and Development
  • Progression Opportunities
  • Company Pension
  • Service Awards
  • Health Care Benefits
  • BUPA
  • Social Events

The ideal candidate  

  • A Family Solicitor or Legal Executive with NQ+ years PQE
  • Will have family law experience
  • Will have excellent communication skills
  • Will have very good time management and organisation skills
  • A team player who is able to multi-task and work to strict deadlines and targets

How to apply for this Junior 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 Michaela Baddeley on the email above.

Michaela is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of family lawyers in the North 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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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only.

Realm is committed to supporting disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. Applicants are invited to contact Realm to identify any additional support they might require to enable them to make an application.

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Key details


£30,000 - £35,000


  • Lancashire

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area


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Michaela Baddeley

Consultant for this role

Michaela is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of family and care lawyers across the North West.

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