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Family Senior Solicitor

£50000 - £60000 per annum
Tyne and Wear Newcastle upon Tyne

Managing this Role


Joey Medway

Headhunter - North West & Yorkshire
0203 865 2113

Elevate your Family career to the next level with this award-winning Top 200 Firm. Here, you will be given the opportunity to manage high-value family matters with strong prospects to progress towards partnership.

With offices spanning across the North, this Top 200 Firm are widely recognised as a regional legal heavyweight. Adopting an innovative & result-driven approach, they are regularly acknowledged by the Legal 500 and have achieved numerous awards within the region.

The firm have made significant investments throughout 2022, proven by the increase in expenditure on the latest legal tech and strategic appointments made over the last 12 months. Yet, despite this continuous expansion, they have committed to preserving a close-knit, collaborative community by developing a support network amongst different departments.

Here, they strive to invest time in training and developing each lawyer at all levels. Moreover, with fun social and sporting events regularly taking place, they continue to break away from the traditional corporate atmosphere that national firms tend to possess. This is reinforced by hybrid working that allows colleagues to split their week between the office and home, facilitating a truly pleasant work/life balance.

The Role:

  • This is a highly rewarding opportunity for a Family Senior Solicitor to join the firm's offices in Newcastle, with hybrid working in place
  • Earning high accreditation in the Legal 500, the Family department are regarded amongst the best in the region for their accurate and efficient service, boasting a complex caseload across all marital, civil and domestic partnerships
  • As such, you will manage a diverse caseload, including divorce and annulment, property & financial settlements, domestic violence and childcare law
  • As a Senior Solicitor, you will also support the more junior members of the team and get involved in business development
  • In return, you can expect to receive genuine investment from the firm with a clear pathway to progress towards partnership

The Ideal Candidate:

  • An experienced Family Solicitor with 5 to 8 years PQE
  • First-class communication and an entrepreneurial flair


  • Competitive salary & benefits package
  • Hybrid working

This is an enriching opportunity for a Family Senior Solicitor to join the firm's vibrant office in Newcastle.

Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.