Senior Contentious Insolvency Solicitor (5+ PQE)

Job Title: Senior Contentious Insolvency Solicitor (5+ PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £50,000+
REF: 1211
Contact Name: Rebecca Blundell
Contact Email:

An expanding boutique commercial firm in Manchester is looking to take on a Senior Contentious Insolvency Solicitor with at least 5 years’ PQE.  

While this role is based at the firm’s Spinningfields office, you will only be required to travel into Manchester for 2 days a week and can work from home for the rest of the time if you wish.  

This is an excellent opportunity for an entrepreneurial Solicitor who’s looking to take on extra responsibilitybuild their profile and elevate their career to the next level. 

Senior Contentious Insolvency Solicitor - Manchester 

The company & role 

  • A Legal 500 recognised specialist commercial firm with offices in Manchester, Liverpool and Lancashire 

  • The firm deal with the full spectrum of commercial work and are continuing to expand, even in the current climate 

  • They work with a range of clients such as SMEs, large corporations, public and private companies and HNW individuals and insurers. 

  • You will work as part of a down-to-earth team and handle with the full-range of litigious insolvency-related matters including company insolvencies, bankruptcies, compulsory liquidations, director disqualification proceedings and retention of title claims 

  • The firm have a merit-based promotion system and a relaxed, collegiate team culture 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Lancashire, Warrington, High Peak and Cheshire 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Flexible working 

  • A friendly, down-to-earth working culture 

  • Generous contractual bonus scheme 

  • Dress for the day 

The ideal candidate 

  • An Insolvency Solicitor / Commercial Litigation Solicitor with 5years’ PQE 

  • Someone with an enterprising nature who enjoys business development  

  • May have a client following  

  • Will have excellent client care and interpersonal skills 

  • Will have a proven track record and strong technical knowledge 

How to apply for this Senior Contentious Insolvency 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 Rebecca on 03300 245 606 or email 

Rebecca is an Associate Consultant here at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of litigation lawyers. Working with departments across the North West, she recruits for commercial litigation, property litigation and financial litigation roles at all levels. Rebecca’s experience in the legal sector and expert market knowledge means that she is perfectly placed help you take your next step.  

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