Senior Family Associate (5+ PQE)

Job Title: Senior Family Associate (5+ PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Liverpool
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
REF: 2408
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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This is a rare and exciting opportunity for an experienced Family Solicitor to head up a team in Liverpool (no following necessary!)

In this role, you’ll join a regional law firm with a fantastic reputation and handle a full caseload of good quality and interesting private family matters involving divorces, separations and finances. 

In this role, you’ll handle a full caseload of good quality and interesting private family matters involving divorces, separations and finances. 

In return, you’ll receive a very competitive salary, benefit from the firm’s generous bonus scheme and enjoy a supportive working environment. 

Senior Family Associate - Liverpool 

The company & role 

  • A full-service commercial law firm with offices across the North West 

  • Working as part of a busy family team, you’ll handle a mixed caseload of divorce and family law matters 

  • You'll also be expected to go out and network in order to make contacts and generate work

  • The firm have a client-focused and passionate culture and a track record of promoting from within and giving employees hands-on exposure to a diverse range of matters   

  • Commutable from: Liverpool, The Wirral, Southport, Warrington, St Helens and Wigan 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • Very competitive pay  

  • 28 days holiday plus Bank Holidays 

  • Life assurance 

  • Pension scheme 

  • Exceptional training and development scheme and internal progression   

  • Flexible working hours 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Family Solicitor with 5+ years PQE 

  • Will have experience of dealing with the full range of private family matters 

  • Will be an excellent communicator with exceptional client care skills 

  • Will enjoy business development and networking

  • Will have very good time management and organisation skills 

How to apply for this Senior Family Associate 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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