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Senior Family Solicitor

  • £55000 - £65000 per annum Excellent Benefits

Are you looking to progress your career to Partner level in a well-established, forward-thinking, friendly North London firm where many of the solicitors are city trained? You might have hit a glass ceiling at your current practice, and are seeking a pathway to partnership?

This firm is looking for a Senior Family Solicitor 4 years PQE to work alongside the current Family Partner, developing the department with a view to progressing to partner level in 18-24 months.

This role is an exceptional opportunity for a Senior Family Solicitor 4 years PQE to join this market-leading firm in North London.

The Firm

This firm has a rich heritage and has been established for over 50 years. They pride themselves on delivering a top level of client service. It is a truly multi-service firm which is continuously evolving with a strong blend of commercial and creativity. Most of the work they receive is from referrals which demonstrates their reputation in the market.

There is a wealth of experience amongst the solicitors who work there, many coming from the West End and City firms, meaning they punch above their weight, dealing with the highest quality.

They have a reputation of nurturing and developing legal talent; nothing demonstrates this more than the fact they have many "homegrown" partners.

This firm has a culture that stands them apart from all their competitors. It has the perfect balance between being professional and having a friendly, family feel. They value a work-life balance, and many of the staff have been there for years, and this is clearly demonstrated through their high staff retention.

They have a multimillion turnover, and their turnover continues to increase year on year. You will find a strong leadership team; there is an open-door policy where everyone has a voice. It's this truly collaborative culture that has been pivotal to the firm's success and top reputation.

The Role

They are seeking to hire a Senior Family Solicitor 4 years PQE into their growing team in North London.

You will be working alongside the current Family Partner, Consultant and Associate and there is a clear path to partnership with 18-24 months.

You will be responsible for driving the business forward, developing the department whilst looking to offer strategic advice whilst achieving their exciting growth targets. You will have autonomy to build the department your way, but will have top-level support from the firms other Partners.

There will be the option to work remotely a few days a week once you have settled into the role.

You will deal solely with privately funded work, which includes acting for HNW individuals with International interests. You will deal with a broad range of services including children law, international child abduction, separation and dissolution, the financial intricacies of divorce and cohabitation arrangements. The variety and broadness of the role will make for an interesting caseload.


You will be a Senior Family Solicitor 4 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of PQE and applications are invited from even the most experienced of candidates)You will possess a passion for working within Family LawYou will have excellent communication skillsYou will be an ambitious individual who wants to progress in their careerYou must be someone who embraces business development and is a self-starter.You will have a strong collaborative approach to workingA meticulous eye for detail is essential


Salary is negotiable depending on your level of experience and background and competitive.On offer is a lucrative bonus structure that allows you to increase on your earnings

This Senior Family Solicitor 4 years PQE role comes with credible prospects for progression to Partnership, based in North London.

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

Private Client Partner

  • £60000 - £80000 per annum

This award-winning firm have an entrepreneurial flare that stands them apart with their forward-thinking hires, constantly putting them ahead of the curve. You will be given all the support to help drive the Private Client Department forwards.

The Firm

This top 100 firm houses Legal 500 leading individuals mentioned and ranked on the Legal 500 chambers. With multiple tier 1 departments in many areas of the law, this firm have become the leading law firm in the North. This firm service a range of clients from some of the largest businesses to HNW and UNHW individuals domestically and overseas.

They are truly made in the North, to which they are very proud of the roots that they have. Growing from a small practice to a leading Law firm has allowed them to invest in their staff and Clients. You will find a truly re-awarding atmosphere working with a range of private and public Sector Clients. This firm have won multiple awards and are leading practice in terms of Staff Welfare.

The firm have grown substantially due to their dynamic team and strategic heavyweight hires. Despite their continuous expansion and continued organic growth plans, they have committed to preserving a real family feel throughout their offices.

Agile working, and a healthy work-life balance are important principles to the firm. Working from home is commonplace amongst their workforce and you have the ability to run your own day.

The Role

The firm is seeking a Private Client Partner to join their flourishing Newcastle office.

The private client department has grown year on year and is highly ranked in the legal 500. They deal with a high quality of work, focusing on quality, with solicitors dealing with manageable caseloads.

The private client department is currently thriving, they deal with a varied caseload, often acting for HNW individuals, company owner's entrepreneurs. They have a particular expertise acting for entrepreneurial and landed clients predominately in the north with an emphasises on succession planning through trusts and wills.

You will be at the forefront of this growing department, working in one of the growing offices and will become instrumental in developing this department. You will be given the support of the firm, to which the private client department have a seat on the Board.

This is a real opportunity for someone looking to grow and mould a team and for this reason, team moves are welcomed.


You will be a Private Client Solicitor with at least 8 years PQE (there is no upper limit in regard to the amount of PQE)You will have good experience of running your own high-quality private client caseloadEnergy, drive and enthusiasm are keyA transferable client base or regional contacts is highly advantageousYou will have a meticulous eye for detailExcellent communication and client care skills are necessarySalary is negotiable depending on your level of PQE, plus an excellent benefits package

This is an excellent opportunity for a Private Client Partner to join this growing, Top 100 Practice in their Newcastle office.

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