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Senior Family Solicitor

Realm Recruit
Manchester, Greater Manchester
£45,000 +
Closing date
27 Dec 2021

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Full time
5 years, 6 years, 7 years+
Private practice
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Are you a senior family solicitor looking to take your next step and improve your work-life balance?  

A small and friendly family boutique in South Manchester is looking for an experienced family lawyer to join their team. In this role, you will handle a varied caseload of private family work.  

The firm offer home working for 3 days per week so this is the perfect opportunity for a senior family solicitor to improve their work-life balance and do top quality work without having to climb the corporate ladder. 

Senior Family Solicitor – South Manchester 

The company & role 

  • An award-winning specialist family law firm in South Manchester 
  • The team is relatively small but incredibly well-respected 
  • You will join an ethical firm that puts the client contact first without having to jump through the hoops 
  • There is a supportive environment where collaboration is of upmost importance 
  • Commutable from Manchester, Warrington, Wilmslow, Macclesfield, Tameside, High Peak 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • A friendly, supportive and down-to-earth company culture 
  • No following needed 

The ideal candidate 

  • An experienced Family Solicitor with 5+ years’ PQE 
  • A lawyer used to dealing with complex financial matters including those involving HNW clients 
  • A confident and articulate communicator who enjoys networking and business development 

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 Principal Consultant at Realm and a family recruitment specialist. She works with family solicitors and care solicitors at all levels and has connections with family departments across Manchester and Cheshire. 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. 


At Realm Recruit, we believe in treating lawyers like people, not candidates. And we believe in treating law firms like valued partners, not just transactional customers.

Through our refreshing approach, underpinned by our five core values – to be refreshingly human, collaborative, niche, dynamic and consultative – we help to develop careers and sustainably grow law firms.

On a day-to-day basis, we work hard to deliver a personal and tailored recruitment service to the people we work with. We’re truly passionate about the people we work with and are committed to developing long-term mutually-beneficial relationships with both lawyers and law firms.

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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