Family Solicitor (8+ PQE)

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Closing date
9 Jul 2021

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7 years+
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An award-winning family law boutique are looking to take on an experienced Family Solicitor.


In this role you will handle a diverse public and private family caseload involving complex private children matters, high-net-worth financial matters as well as international family law and divorces. 


You will able to split your time between the firm’s Manchester and Cheshire offices however you wish and will also be able to work from home as often as you like. 


Family Solicitor – Cheshire / Manchester The company & role 


  • A Legal 500-recognised regional firm that strongly encourages progression and growth internally  


    You will join a friendly and supportive team with excellent billings and an incredibly low staff turnover 


    The firm have recently won awards at both the Manchester Legal Awards and Family Law Awards 


    Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Alderley Edge, Macclesfield, Warrington and High Peak 


 Added extras and benefits 


  • Home working 


    Competitive salary 


    Health insurance 


    Life insurance 


The ideal candidate 


  • A Family Solicitor with 8+ years’ PQE 


    Will be used to autonomously running a matrimonial caseload 


    Will have some advocacy experience 


    May have some experience of supervising and training junior colleagues


    May be a member of Resolution 


  • A confident and articulate communicator who enjoys networking and business development 


    Will enjoy working collaboratively


How to apply for this 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 Paula on 03300 245 606 or email


Paula is a senior consultant here at Realm and our family recruitment specialist. She works with family solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across the North West, Yorkshire and the Midlands. As a result of her in-depth knowledge of the family law market, she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step.  


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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only. 


Realm is committed to supporting disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. Applicants are invited to contact Realm to identify any additional support they might require to enable them to make an application.



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Each of our Consultants is ultra-specialist, working in a particular niche of the legal profession. We have specialists in all core legal practice areas. Their thorough understanding of the state of the market means that they are perfectly placed to advise those working in their specialist area.

Whether you’re a hiring manager looking for talented legal personnel or a lawyer looking for an exciting new challenge, we are ready to help you.

For an initial discussion regarding any of our vacancies or a discreet chat about your career, please get in touch with our friendly team on 03300 245 606 or email

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