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Opportunities for Family lawyers

What the Family lawyers and law firms we work with say...

Paula Pawlowska

Associate Director and Family Team Lead

If you are looking to take your next step in family law, our specialist family team are ready to help you.

Michaela Baddeley

Associate Consultant - Family, North West

Lucy Wickham

Senior Consultant - Family, Yorkshire

Patrick Hackett

Consultant - Family, West Midlands


Meet our specialists in family law recruitment

Paula, Lucy and Michaela, our experts in this area are extremely well-connected in the family law world. They have recruited for matrimonial and children roles at all levels, from paralegal to partner, and have placed with most of the leading Legal 500 family teams in the North West & Yorkshire.

How our Family law recruitment specialists can help you

Our narrow but deep focus allows us to get to know the family lawyers and law firms we work with properly. Here’s why our specialist approach will benefit you in your job search...

We’ll give you an informed view of the market

We'll explain not only who is actively recruiting within family law, but also who’s looking to grow and the salaries and benefits on offer.

We’ll provide you with options that you wouldn’t necessarily know about

Because we’re ultra-niche, we have access to exciting opportunities that might not be advertised.

We’ll offer honest advice

Our understanding of the family and childcare market means that we are well-placed to offer you fair and honest advice.

Take your next step in Family law

If you’re thinking of making a move, take a look at our latest family law jobs.

Private Family Solicitor

£30,000 - £33,000

Hybrid working
Family Associate, 4+ PQE

£35,000 - £45,000

Hybrid working
Family solicitor

£45,000 - £45,000

Hybrid working
Family Solicitor

£65,000 - £65,000

Hybrid working
Family Solicitor

£45,000 - £60,000

Hybrid working
Private Family Lawyer

£40,000 - £47,000

Office working

Get in touch


    At Realm, we’re not just recruiters

    We’re passionate about partnering with family lawyers throughout their careers to get them to where they want to be. That’s why our specialist consultants are here for you even when you aren’t looking for a new opportunity.

    We’re here for you whenever you’re looking for valuable career advice – maybe you’d like to benchmark your salary against the rest of the market, or you want to ace your upcoming appraisal.

    Whatever you need help with, we’re here to equip you with the knowledge to progress your career.


    Book an appointment with Paula

    If you’re a family lawyer looking for a new role or a hiring manager looking to recruit, our family team are ready to help you.

    Contact us at or schedule a confidential, no-obligation conversation with him below.

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