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Matrimonial Partner

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  • Tier 1, Legal 500 team
  • Hybrid working – work up to 2 days from home
  • Progression opportunities

This is an exceptional opportunity for a dedicated family solicitor to join an award-winning and highly respected legal firm in Manchester as a Matrimonial Partner. Our client embraces a vibrant, collaborative and fast-paced work culture and encourages organic growth among its team members.

The successful candidate will enjoy a competitive salary package, coupled with a flexible work arrangement, allowing up to 2 days of remote work when necessary.

This pivotal family solicitor role involves providing technical expertise, handling complex matrimonial cases, and guiding junior members of our extensive team spread across Manchester and Alderley. You’ll have an excellent chance to influence growth and drive success in our exceptional tier 1 Legal 500 matrimonial team, whilst nurturing your professional development.

The ideal candidate will come from a strong matrimonial background and is either an existing partner or looking to make progress in their career. You should possess strong case handling ability, technical acumen, and a flair for business development and mentorship.

As part of our commitment to the professional growth of our staff, we offer numerous promotions throughout the year and endeavour to cultivate a culture that recognises and rewards a good work ethic. You can enjoy being part of a team that appreciates a good sense of humour while working within a respectful and supportive work environment.

If you’re looking to step up your game and join a Tier 1 Legal 500 team specialising in matrimonial dealings for high-net-worth clientele, this could be the role for you. It’s the perfect opportunity to cultivate a sustainable career progression while maintaining a healthy work-life balance.

How to apply for this role

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

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

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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£80,000 - £90,000


  • Greater Manchester

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • 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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