Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution

Job Title: Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Liverpool
Salary: £65,000+
REF: 2813
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
Contact Email:

Are you a Dispute Resolution Solicitor looking for...  

  • Partnership at a Legal 500 firm  

  • The opportunity to lead a small team 

  • A healthy work-life balance with hybrid working and well-being support 


A boutique, Legal 500 firm are looking for an experienced Dispute Resolution Solicitor to join them at partner level and head their successful Dispute Resolution team in Liverpool.  

In this role, you will manage a varied caseload of commercial, property and contentious probate work whilst leading a small team of Dispute Resolution Solicitors. You'll also be involved in generating work and helping to raise the profile of the firm through business development and networking. 

In return, you’ll benefit from a very supportive working culture and a flexible working environment, which promotes hybrid working and a healthy work-life balance. 

Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution – Liverpool 

The company & role  

  • A boutique firm with a laid-back culture  

  • You will manage a varied caseload of commercial litigation, property litigation and contentious probate work whilst leading the Dispute Resolution team 

  • You will help generate work through referrals and networking 

  • Commutable from Liverpool, Merseyside, The Wirral, Chester, Cheshire 

Added extras and benefits   

  • Hybrid working 

  • Profit sharing scheme 

  • Enhanced annual leave - including Christmas eve and birthday off * 

  • Enhanced healthcare and pension  

  • Focus on development from day one (everyone is given a progression plan from the off)  

  • Active social calendar 

The ideal candidate  

  • An experienced Dispute Resolution Solicitor with 10+ years’ PQE 

  • Experienced in commercial litigation, property litigation and contentious probate 

  • A hard-working team player focused on getting the very best result for their clients  

How to apply for this Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution 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 Rebecca Blundell on the email above. 

Rebecca is a Senior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of litigation lawyers. Working with departments across the North West and Yorkshire, she recruits for commercial litigation, property litigation and financial litigation roles at all levels. Rebecca’s experience in the legal sector and expert market knowledge means that she is perfectly placed to 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.  

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