Private Family Solicitor

Job Title: Private Family Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Liverpool
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
REF: 2387
Contact Name: Michaela Baddeley
Contact Email:

An award-winning boutique with international practice is looking for a Family Solicitor to join their team. 

In this role, you will work closely with the practice's small family team and handle your own busy case from instruction to conclusion. 

The firm are big advocates of flexible working and offer their lawyers the option to work from home 2-3 days per week. This is the perfect opportunity for a family solicitor looking for a role with good long-term prospects that will enable them to have a healthy work-life balance. 

Private Family Solicitor – Liverpool  

The company & role 

  • A well-established multi-service firm with offices in Liverpool and London 

  • The firm have won a number of awards over the years, and is recognised by the Legal 500 as a Leading Firm and the firm is also chambers recognised 

  • In this role, you’ll be handling a caseload of privately funded high quality work, handling all types of family matters 

  • Commutable from Liverpool, The Wirral, Merseyside and Warrington 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • Competitive salary  

  • 25 days holiday (not including bank holidays)  

  • Continued peer support 

  • Flexible working 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Family Solicitor with 2-5 years PQE or a legal executive with similar experience 

  • Must have experience of mixed files – Divorce, Finance, Children  

  • Will demonstrate excellent communication skills and is able to explain complex matters in clear, accessible language  

  • Will work well individually and as part of a team  

  • Will be highly organised and able to work well when under pressure ensuring tight deadlines are met 

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 and Lancashire. Working with family teams in Liverpool, Southport, Preston 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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