Private Family Solicitor

Job Title: Private Family Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
REF: 2597
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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In this Private Family Solicitor role, you will join a well-established down-to-earth law firm in Altrincham. Working as part of their Family team, you’ll deal with a mixed bag of private family matters (divorce, finance, private children)  

This is a great opportunity for a Family Solicitor looking to handle a wide range of top quality work and develop further in a supportive environment.  

Private Family Solicitor – South Manchester

The company & role    

  • A long-standing and friendly practice with close ties to the local community and a reputation for providing the highest quality service  

  • Working as part of a close-knit, client-focused team, you will have a varied caseload of privately funded work 

  •  The firm invest a great deal in their lawyers’ careers and often promote from within the team; there are, as a result, plenty of opportunities to progress  

  • Commutable from Manchester, Altrincham, Warrington, Stockport and Cheshire  

Added extras and benefits    

  • Admin and secretarial support 

  • 25 days annual leave per year + bank holidays  

  • Christmas closure across Christmas and New Year  

  • Pension scheme  

  • Offices close to local transport links 

The ideal candidate    

  • A Private Family Solicitor or Legal Executive with 4-10 years PQE  

  • Will be personable and a good communicator  

  • Will have excellent client care skills  

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 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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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only.  

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