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International Family Solicitor (4+PQE)

Realm Recruit
Manchester, Greater Manchester
£40,000 - £50,000
Closing date
19 Jul 2022

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Full time
4 years, 5 years, 6 years, 7 years+
Private practice
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An award-winning full-service law firm based in Manchester is looking to take on a Family Solicitor with 4+ years PQE. This is a great opportunity for an ambitious solicitor looking for an exciting new challenge at a firm that offers amazing flexibility.  

You will be managing your own caseload of family law work for the firm’s range of international clients. 

In return, you’ll benefit from a very supportive working culture, a flexible working environment with the option to work fully remote after your induction period. The firm supports all their staff in having a healthy work-life balance. 

International Family Solicitor - Manchester  

The company & role 

  • An expanding multi-national law firm with a strong focus on international business 
  • You will be managing your own caseload of cross-jurisdictional, truly international family law matters 
  • While the firm is based in Manchester the role can be fully remote 
  • You may have the opportunity to travel to the firm’s London office, which will be expensed by the firm 
  • The firm won at the International Advisory Experts Awards in 2020 
  • The firm were finalists in Manchester Legal Awards and the Modern Law Awards in 2022 
  • Commutable from Greater Manchester, Cheshire, The Wirral 

Added extras and benefits  

  • The option of remote working after the induction period  
  • Excellent flexibility 
  • 25 days annual leave  
  • More control over progression and development opportunities 
  • More ability to focus on legal practice 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Family Solicitor with 4+ PQE 
  • Wil have experience in a range of family matters  
  • A strong communicator who is comfortable undertaking business development activity 
  • A well-organised self-starter 

How to apply for this International 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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