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Private Family Solicitor

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  • 1-3 PQE
  • Unrivalled career opportunity working under one of the UK’s most experienced and respected family law practitioners
  • Clear progression route to Associate, Senior Associate and beyond
  • Hybrid working
  • Tier 1 Legal 500 team

We are pleased to bring to market this exclusive opportunity for a Family Solicitor with 1-3 PQE to join a Tier 1 Legal 500 family law boutique and deal with an exclusively HNW private caseload.

There is no doubt about it – this is a fantastic career development opportunity working under one of the UK’s most experienced and respected family law practitioners. Spending time at this boutique, honing your craft, will open doors for you.

You’ll also benefit from a generous hybrid working policy and a vibrant working environment.

The firm is big on promoting talent from within, and you’ll have a clear pathway to Associate, Senior Associate and beyond.

You’ll advise on a caseload of private divorce and finance matters, with some children cases, cohabitation and pre-nup work. You’ll gain exposure to cases of the highest value in a supportive environment, benefitting from the coaching of some of the best lawyers in the market and developing your technical and commercial skills exponentially.

You’ll be able to lean on some of the most highly ranked specialists in the country, including those listed as “eminent practitioners” in Chambers and Partners and Leading Individuals in the Legal 500, gaining support to become listed in these directories yourself.

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’.

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

Amanda is a Senior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of family lawyers in Greater Manchester and East Cheshire. 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, Amanda can help you take your next step.

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£37,000 - £45,000


  • Greater Manchester

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

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Amanda Bower

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Specialist for family and care lawyers in Manchester and East Cheshire.

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