Private Client Solicitor

Recruiter
JDI Legal
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An exciting and rare opportunity for a talented and motivated private client solicitor to join a top commercial firm.

The role is expansionary and would suit a solicitor 1-4pqe with a proven record of handling a varied caseload of private client work. The ideal skillset and experience of the individual would include:

· working with business owners, high net worth individuals and their families;

· preparing wills, including business assets, life interest and discretionary trusts;

· inheritance tax planning, including business property relief;

· probate and administration of estates; and

· lasting powers of attorney for both business and personal affairs.

The right person will become an important member of our team that deals daily with a range of high quality private client matters.

Someone preferably STEP qualified or working towards this, and someone who wishes to develop their career providing private client services within a corporate/ commercial law firm. We think this is a genuinely exciting opportunity for a candidate who can demonstrate technical ability, a conscientious work ethic, excellent people and communication skills, good commercial awareness and exceptional client service.