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Private Family Solicitor 1+ PQE – Tier 1 Legal 500 – Hybrid working – HNW work

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We are helping a highly respected family law boutique recruit for a Family Solicitor with at least one year’s PQE to join the team at their office in Knutsford, Cheshire.  

Our client is a prestigious boutique practice with several offices in South Manchester and Cheshire, specialising in family law. It is a very well-known name in family law and advises some of the wealthiest families in the region.
You’ll advise solely on private family matters, some with elements of international law, to a client base of HNW and UHNW families. You will have the opportunity to gain valuable, career-building experience in advising on complex divorce, finance and private children matters. 

You’ll learn from the best family law experts in the field, as the team has a Tier 1 ranking in Legal 500 and several ranked individuals. Solicitors here will be supported in developing an established personal brand in the family law market, with plenty of opportunities to get out there and network, author blog content and provide media commentary on legal issues.  

In addition to a competitive starting salary, you’ll also be given the flexibility to work from home for part of your week and a fantastic benefits package, which includes 25 days’ holiday and your birthday off. 

Make no mistake, this is one of the best family law boutiques in the North West market for career progression and making your name.  

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’. 

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Paula Pawlowska at Realm Recruit. 

Paula is an Associate Director and Family Team Lead at Realm. Specialising in the recruitment of family lawyers, she works with family solicitors and care solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across the North West. As a result of her in-depth knowledge of the family law market, Paula is perfectly placed to help you take your next step.

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Key details


£36,000 - £41,000


  • Cheshire

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area


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