Senior Family Solicitor (5+ PQE)

Job Title: Senior Family Solicitor (5+ PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southport
Salary: £40,000+
REF: 1985
Contact Name: Michaela Baddeley
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A highly regarded family boutique in Southport is looking to take on an experienced family solicitor with at least 5 years’ PQE.  

In this role, you’ll be able to split your time between working from home and in the office and will handle your own diverse caseload of private family matters. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a small and supportive team with a down-to-earth culture. You’ll also be able to split your time between working from home and in the office. 

Senior Family Solicitor – Southport 

The company & role 

  • A specialist private family boutique owned by a prominent family practitioner 

  • Working as part of the firm’s close-knit experienced team, you’ll handle a varied caseload of privately funded family matters, with a focus on finance work, sometimes on behalf of high-net-worth individuals 

  • Commutable from Southport, Formby, Liverpool, Chorley and Preston 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • Hybrid working 

  • 7 weeks holiday (with no need to use annual leave over Christmas) 

  • Free parking 

  • Death in service 

  • Pension 

  • Bonus scheme 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Family Solicitor or Legal Executive with 5+ years’ PQE 

  • Will have a mix of private family experience including finances, divorces and private children matters 

  • A skilled advocate who is used to autonomously running a caseload and can come in and hit the ground running 

  • Will be outgoing and enjoy communicating with clients to provide them with a high level of service 

How to apply for this Senior 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 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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