Family Solicitor

  • £45000 - £65000 per annum
  • Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
  • Permanent

Our client, a leading legal 500 with offices in the heart of Newcastle, are looking to recruit a Family Solicitor to join their reputable team. The role would suit a Family Solicitor who can demonstrate a minimum of 5 years' post qualifying experience in privately funded family law matters. This is an excellent opportunity with an employer of choice in the Newcastle legal recruitment market.

Our client:

  • Leading legal 500 law firm with offices in the heart of Newcastle.
  • An employer of choice with an excellent reputation for their treatment of employees, career progression opportunities and benefits.
  • An outstanding reputation locally and regionally for their work in family law amongst other areas.


  • Handling your own caseload of privately funded family law matters, primarily focusing on divorce, separation, finances, children act and TOLATA cases.
  • Taking initial instructions and setting up new matters.
  • Providing expert legal advice to clients, and providing ongoing updates as their case progresses.
  • Drafting legal documentation, applications and agreements.
  • Client representation.
  • Business development and networking.

What's on offer?:

  • Salary to £65,000 plus discretionary bonus scheme.
  • Generous holiday entitlement.
  • Private medical insurance, life insurance and health cash plan.
  • Health and wellbeing benefits.
  • Professional development and genuine career progression opportunities.

To apply for this role, please do so via the link or, to discuss further please call Chloe Murphy on 0113 467 9783.

Chloe Murphy Executive Consultant

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