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Family Senior Associate

BBBH33994
£52000 - £70000 per annum
Manchester Manchester

Managing this Role

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Lucy Burt

Senior Recruitment Consultant - North West
0161 240 3763

You will be surrounded by industry leaders and have exposure to an UHNW client pool in this top 100 firm. You will be given a clear path to be one of the Senior members of the team, in a progressive and forward-thinking firm. After doubling in size over recent years, this entrepreneurial firm are looking to further strengthen their award-winning practice.

The Firm

This Top 100 firm has one of the most well-respected names for quality work across Manchester and the North West. They are a multi-service practice, with HNW flavour throughout their departments. The firm punches well above their weight and their main competitors are impressively some Top 50 firms, they deal on par with some of the country's most well-known law firms.

They are ranked highly in the Legal 500, and in the last five years they have nearly doubled in size, this is due to a dynamic team, some strategic key hires, and an influx of work, which covers both domestic and international matters, standing at over 90 partners across practice areas that include Media, Technology, Corporate, Agriculture, Private Wealth, Environment and Charities.

The firm is very entrepreneurial and is ahead of the curve on the changing legal landscape; they have invested in artificial intelligence, using state of the art software allowing staff to save days of work. This firm is the only SME sized law firm using it, other big international names have used it for several years. It is this approach and strong leadership why they remain to be highly profitable.

They are multi officed, notably in Manchester and London. They have won many awards and accolades and this is paramount to the core values engrained within the firm. This firm show a vibrant approach to the legal sector and work with Celebrities, Sports Stars, HNW families and Businesses.

The Role

This Top 50 firm are looking for a Family Senior Associate to join them in their Legal 500 ranked and Chambers ranked department within their Manchester office.

This firm is recognised for the UHNW and HNW individuals and Families client services. With a number of Legal 500, chambers and Partners and Spears 500 in their ranks you will be part of an award-winning Family team.

Due to growth within their London office, there is an opportunity for a Senior Associate to join this ambitious team. There is a genuine opportunity for progression up to partner level if desired.

You will be implementing the strategy of the firm, working alongside the department partners, undertaking Family matters within:

  • Divorce, dissolution, separation and financial orders
  • The valuation and treatment of businesses and inheritances
  • Cohabitation agreements
  • Cohabitation breakdown
  • Pre- and post-nuptial agreements
  • Arrangements for children on the breakdown of a relationship
  • Child maintenance and financial provision for children
  • International family cases

The Requirements

  • You will be a Family Solicitor with at least 4 years PQE (There is no upper limit for the level of PQE)
  • You will be currently working within a very reputable firm and Family department
  • Exposure to International or UHNW domestic matters (Desirable)
  • Exposure to business development (Essential)

Salary

  • You will receive a competitive salary and along with an excellent remuneration package.

This is a stand out position for a Family Senior Associate to join this Top 100 practice in their Manchester office.

Apply now for immediate consideration, alternatively please feel to email or call for a confidential conversation.