Private Family Solicitor (5-10 PQE)

Job Title: Private Family Solicitor (5-10 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bury
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
REF: 2628
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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A highly respected and successful firm in North Manchester are looking to take on a Private Family Solicitor with 5-10 years’ PQE.  

In this role you will handle a diverse private family caseload involving complex finance and divorces and private children matters. 

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious family solicitor who is looking to join a well-respected firm and take on a caseload of high quality private family matters.  

Private Family Solicitor – North Manchester 

The company & role   

  • A very well-established firm with over 120 years' experience 

  • You will join a friendly and supportive team with excellent billings and an incredibly low staff turnover  

  • They have an experienced team of lawyers and solicitors and have a wealth of experience in a range of legal practice areas, including family and childcare law 

  • They have solicitors on the family law and children law panels 

  • In this role you will be dealing with a full caseload of exclusively private family cases, primarily involving finances and divorce, but also including some private children work 

  • Commutable from Bolton, Bury, Rochdale, Manchester, Blackburn and Wigan  

 Added extras and benefits  

  • Home working  

  • Competitive salary  

  • 25 days of annual leave + your birthday off 

  • Mobile phone 

  • Laptop 

  • Free parking 

  • Bonus based on bills paid 

  • Attendance bonus 

  • Coaching and mentoring plan 

The ideal candidate  

  • You will be a Family Solicitor or Legal Executive with 5-10 years’ PQE 

  • You will have a clear understanding and application of family & children Law 

  • You will demonstrate passion and legal experience in a broad range of family law matters 

  • You will enjoy working collaboratively  

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

Paula is a Principal Consultant here at Realm and our family recruitment specialist. She works with family solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across the North West, Yorkshire and the Midlands. As a result of her in-depth knowledge of the family law market, she is perfectly placed to 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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