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Private Children Solicitor

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  • 5+ PQE
  • Lots of progression opportunities
  • Hybrid working model

Are you a Private Children Solicitor with a passion for high-quality client care and a desire to join a forward-thinking legal team? A highly respected boutique law firm in Manchester specialises in delivering personal legal services at an exceptional standard. They are seeking a solicitor with a minimum of 5 years PQE to enhance their Children and Family law division.

The position as a Private Children Solicitor represents more than just a job, it’s a career pathway. You will expertly manage an established caseload, including complex matters, while progressively developing your own client base.

We’re looking for a dynamic individual who sees a balance between demonstrating empathetic client-facing skills and possessing sharp case management capabilities. Be prepared to bring your authentic self to work, sharing your insight and contributing to the firm’s organic growth.

If you’re successful, you’ll enjoy a supportive work environment within a Tier 1 Legal 500 firm that rewards your strong work ethic. Your development is a priority, evident by the transparent promotion culture and structure, fully supported by the entire team.

If the prospect of advancing your career within a supportive and dynamic boutique firm excites you, we would love to discuss how this role could be your next exemplary career move.

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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£55,000 - £55,000


  • 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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