Private Family Solicitor (4+ PQE)

Job Title: Private Family Solicitor (4+ PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Liverpool
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
REF: 2611
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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A regional law firm with a fantastic reputation is looking for a Family Solicitor with 4+ years PQE to join their team in Preston. 

In this role, you’ll handle a full caseload of good quality and interesting private family matters involving divorces, separations and finances.  

In return, you’ll receive a very competitive salary, benefit from the firm’s generous bonus scheme, flexible working and enjoy a supportive working environment.  

Private Family Solicitor – Liverpool and Preston 

The company & role  

  • A full-service Legal 500 law firm with offices across the North West  

  • Working as part of a busy family team, you’ll handle a mixed caseload of private family matters and will have the long-term aim of building up the family offering at the firm’s Liverpool office 

  • The firm have a client-focused and passionate culture and a track record of promoting from within and giving employees hands-on exposure to a diverse range of matters    

  • You will have the option to work from home for two days per week and will split the other three days between the Liverpool and Preston offices, working out of the Liverpool office twice per week and the Preston office once 

  • Commutable from: Liverpool, The Wirral, Merseyside, Preston, Lancashire 

 Added extras and benefits  

  • Flexible working hours and home working availability 

  • Very competitive pay   

  • 28 days holiday plus Bank Holidays  

  • Life assurance  

  • Pension scheme  

  • Exceptional training and development scheme and internal progression    

The ideal candidate  

  • A Family Solicitor with 4+ years PQE  

  • Will have experience of dealing with the full range of private family matters  

  • Will be an excellent communicator with exceptional client care skills  

  • Will have very good time management and organisation skills  

  • A team player who is able to multi-task  

How to apply for this Family 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 on 03300 245 606 or email   

Michaela is a Junior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of family lawyers in Merseyside. Working with family teams in Liverpool, Birkenhead and The Wirral, 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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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only.  

Realm is committed to supporting disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. Applicants are invited to contact Realm to identify any additional support they might require to enable them to make an application. 


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