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NQ Family Solicitor

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  • Clear career pathway all the way to partner
  • Work from home 2 days a week
  • Established Legal 500 family Team
  • Part-time option (over 4 days)

Our client is a well-regarded law firm in Sheffield, known for their extensive expertise in providing top-tier legal services. They are currently seeking a dedicated newly qualified Family Solicitor to join their forward-thinking and supportive team.

This role offers an attractive salary and the rare prospect of part-time work, reflecting our client’s commitment to work-life balance. With the chance to work partially from home, they provide an excellent benefits package and opportunities for career progression right up to a partnership.

As a Family Solicitor within this esteemed practice, you will contribute significantly to the department, assisting the Partner/Head of Department while also managing your own diverse caseload. You will be an instrumental part of a team recognised for its prowess and cohesion, ensuring clients receive the highest standard of service.

You should have up to five years of PQE and possess strong practical knowledge of Family Law. Your ability to communicate effectively, prioritise workload, and operate under pressure will see you excel in this role.
In return, you’ll enjoy a competitive salary, hybrid working, and a comprehensive benefits package. Moreover, you’ll be stepping into a role that promises real progression, within a supportive and family-oriented team that values each member’s contribution.

We’re now looking for an individual whose aspirations are complemented by our client’s values of trust, professionalism, and exceptional client service. The ideal candidate will bring both expertise and passion to a firm celebrated for quality legal service and community roots.

If you’re aiming for a significant career move where your advancement is not only possible but actively encouraged, this stands as an exemplary opportunity.

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 Lucy Wickham at Realm Recruit to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest.

Lucy is a Principal Consultant at Realm and specialises in recruiting family solicitors across Yorkshire. She works with family departments at firms of all shapes and sizes in Leeds, York, Harrogate and Huddersfield. If you are looking for a new position, Lucy is ready to help you make a move.

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£25,000 - £45,000


  • South Yorkshire

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

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Lucy Wickham

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Specialist for family and care lawyers in Yorkshire.

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