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Private Client Associate

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  • Work from home four days per week 
  • Promotion from solicitor to associate, with further progression on the horizon 
  • Several bonuses to top-up your salary 
  • Genuine market specialist with high-value, complex work 

A prominent Private Client specialist law firm is recruiting for a STEP-qualified Private Client Lawyer (Solicitor or Legal Executive) with between three and five years of post-qualified experience to join its exceptional, market-leading team in Manchester at Associate level. 

This is a fantastic promotion opportunity for those looking for an immediate step up to Associate-level, or for those with an existing Associate title looking for a better progression pathway. You’ll also enjoy a fantastic work/life balance – the role comes with a market-leading hybrid working arrangement of four days from home (double the market average)! 

The firm is a genuine specialist in the Private Client sphere, having won several awards for its work in this area over the year, with a large proportion of high-value, complex work. And there’s plenty of work coming in – so it won’t be long before you have the opportunity for another step up the career ladder.  

You’ll join a team of 10 and work on the estate administration and trust administration work being referred in from the wider firm, along with advising on wills and lasting powers of attorney.  

You’ll also provide supervision and support to junior fee-earners and have the chance to mark yourself out as a future leader. 

Additional benefits include an enhanced holiday package plus Christmas closure, enhanced pension, life insurance, private healthcare, mobile and laptop plus any furniture needed for your home study, subsidised gym membership, and a variety of bonus schemes to further boost your pay.  

How to apply for this Private Client Associate 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 Kelly Reid on the email above. 

Kelly is an Associate Director at Realm. Working exclusively within private client, contentious probate and court of protection recruitment, she works with law firms of all sizes across the North West, from private client boutiques to multi-service national firms. Kelly’s in-depth market knowledge and contacts enable her to match private client solicitors with the right firms and roles for them. 

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£40,000 - £45,000


  • Greater Manchester

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area

Private Client

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