Private Client Lawyer

Recruiter
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Location
Chelmsford, Essex
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
06 Jul 2017
Closes
04 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Private Client solicitor with a forward-thinking, progressive regional firm based in Chelmsford. As a Private Client Solicitor you will manage your own case load of varied private client matters and will help drive the business forward.

Working with a Partner, you will be given responsibility early and will handle a mixed case load of private client matters including preparation of Wills & Probate, Tax and Estate Planning, trusts and Powers of attorney etc. This is an excellent opportunity for a Private Client Solicitor with circa 2 years+ PQE to join a successful regional firm that will offer quick and ongoing career progression up to Partner level.

Required skills & experience/ responsibilities:

* Professional, efficient and effective management of varied Private Client work.
* Excellent client liaison/interpersonal skills (verbal and written). Ability to organise, prioritise and handle a busy and varied case-load. Commercial awareness and competent time management skills.
* IT/PC literacy.
*Team player, who is also proactive, independent, self motivated with plenty of commitment and initiative.
* STEP membership preferred.

The successful candidate will be a confident and ambitious individual who is looking to develop their long term career in private client.

Please contact Guy Pearson, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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