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Private Client Associate/Senior Associate/Partner

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A top 100 multi-service law firm is looking for a Private Client Solicitor to join their well-respected team in Manchester.

In this role, you will be managing your own varied caseload of private client matters including dealing with the administration of Trusts, dealing with Stockbrokers in respect of Trust assets, dealing with the administration of Estates and more.

This is an ideal opportunity for a Private Client Partner seeking a new challenge to start up a Private Client team in Manchester being supported by the PC teams across their other offices in Leeds and Newcastle, whilst working alongside the Family team on cross-referral work and bringing your own contacts to build new work.

This role could also be suitable for a Private Client Senior Associate who is actively involved in BD/has their own contacts seeking the next step to partnership.

Private Client Partner – Manchester 
The company & role 

  • A regional heavyweight with offices across the North of England
  • An exciting opportunity to join an expanding team within a UK top 100 law firm that provides a great salary and benefits along with hybrid working
  • The firm are well-known for their friendly and supportive culture as well as their flexible and empowering working environment
  • They are committed to looking after the health and wellbeing of their staff
  • Due to the flexibility the firm provides this role is suitable to candidates further afield as shown below
  • Commutable from Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire and Merseyside

 Added extras and benefits 

  • Flexible working
  • Competitive salary
  • Life assurance
  • Travel and dental insurance
  • Interest-free season ticket loans
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Down-to-earth culture, which emphasises the importance of employee well-being and having a healthy work-life balance

The ideal candidate 

  • A Private Client Solicitor with 8+ years’ PQE
  • STEP is preferable but not essential
  • Will have a strong understanding of private client law
  • Will be highly competent in Microsoft Office with good all-round IT skills,
  • Will have the flexibility and the ability to provide a personalised service to all clients and
  • Will be self-motivated and organised with the ability to work on their own initiative.

How to apply for this Private Client Partner 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 on 03300 245 606 or email

Kelly is a Principal Consultant here at Realm and works exclusively within private client, contentious probate and court of protection recruitment. She works with law firms of all sizes across the North West and Yorkshire, 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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Key details


£100,000 - £120,000


  • Greater Manchester

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area

Private Client

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Kelly Reid

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Specialist for private client, Court of Protection and contentious probate in the North West.

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