Private Family Solicitor (3-5 PQE)

Job Title: Private Family Solicitor (3-5 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stockport
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000
REF: 2602
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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A well-established, Legal 500 regional firm in South Manchester is looking to take on a Private Family Solicitor with 3-5 years PQE.  

In this role, you will undertake a broad range of Private Family within the firms' successful family team. You will be exposed to interesting work and will receive excellent admin support from the wider firm.  

The firm offers the ability for hybrid working, being able to split your work between your home and the office, so this is the perfect opportunity for a senior private client solicitor looking to improve their work-life balance  

Senior Private Client Solicitor – Stockport  

The company & role   

  • A Legal 500, full-service firm in Manchester 

  • The firm has retained top tier rankings for four of its practice areas and has five of the firm’s solicitors listed in the ‘Leading Lawyers’ list   

  • You will be responsible for handling a mixed bag of private family matters within the family team’s supportive environment 

  • The firm is known for their lively and supportive team culture and really emphasise the importance of having a healthy work-life balance   

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Ashton-under Lyne, High Peak and Warrington   

Added extras and benefits   

  • Homeworking (two days per week) 

  • Excellent admin support 

  • Additional pension contributions   

  • Genuine career progression prospects   

  • Exceptional company culture   

The ideal candidate   

  • A Family Solicitor with 3-5 years' PQE   

  • Experienced in family work 

  • Will have strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build relationships with team members, clients and potential clients   

How to apply for this Senior Private Client 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 Michaela Baddeley at Realm Recruit. 

Michaela is a Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of family lawyers in the North West. 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, Michaela can help you take your next step. 

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