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Private Family Solicitor – Work up to five days a week from home – Secure caseload – Legal 500 team

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We’re working with a highly respected national law firm to grow their Legal 500 private family law team. 

Unusually for a family department, you’ll be able to work from home up to five days a week, only attending office as required for the role (practically, this will mean attending office once a fortnight, on average). 

There is additional flexibility here in that, due to the hybrid nature of the role, you’ll be able to choose to base yourself at one of four key offices – Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester or Sheffield.  

The firm is also offering a fantastic bonus scheme, enhanced annual leave with the opportunity to purchase more, a matched pension and access to a rewards gateway providing team members with significant discounts on everything from their weekly food shop to holidays abroad.  

The firm is financially secure with a 200-year heritage behind it, so there would be no concerns surrounding your future here. Likewise, the family department has a busy caseload with lots of work lined up for 2023 and beyond. 

The family team was recently shortlisted for Team of the Year and the firm has also won awards for its approach to employee investment, learning and development. 

You will work on your own caseload of private family matters, reporting to the senior solicitors in the team, and enjoy a very reasonable billing target of between £7-10k per month, depending on experience.  

How to apply for this 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 Michaela Baddeley at Realm Recruit. 

Michaela is an Associate 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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Key details

Salary

£45,000 - £45,000

Location

  • West Yorkshire

Role type

  • Hybrid working
  • Remote working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area

Family

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