PRIVATE CLIENT LAWYER

Recruiter
Law Staff Legal Recruitment Ltd
Location
Kingston Upon Thames
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
High quality work, competitive remuneration and career progression offered in a picturesque location for a dedicated Private Client Lawyer. A boutique practice offering a select range of services for business and individual clients across Surrey and Greater London. With a rich history, they have developed and expanded to now having multiple partners and a team of expert lawyers dedicated to meeting and exceeding client needs. With accreditations including Investors in People, they offer exposure to high quality work and career progression. Currently undergoing a period of expansion, they are now seeking an additional Private Client Lawyer for their team. The Role This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented and driven Private Client Lawyer to join our clients` growing department in the Kingston area. With expertise in all matters Private Client-related, the successful Lawyer will manage a demanding caseload incorporating: drafting wills; Court of Protection applications including deputyships; LPAs; trust creation and administration; Inheritance tax and succession planning and; estate administration. In addition, the ideal Lawyer will also participate in business development activities for the department and firm as a whole. Full membership of STEP is desirable but not essential for the position. A challenging role in a thriving practice, offering a competitive salary and benefits including bonuses and healthcare for the right Private Client Lawyer. Please contact Jake for further information quoting reference JHS26850. The Candidate You must be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with 3 - 6 years` PQE gained within a reputable Private Client department. You must have first class technical skills, with experience in all aspects of wills, probate, elderly client matters and succession planning. You will be personable with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, across all levels. An aptitude for business development would be advantageous. You will possess good IT skills to include Microsoft Office. STEP membership would be advantageous. PRIVATE CLIENT LAWYER PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL (INCLUDING SPAM FOLDER) FOR CONFIRMATION YOUR APPLICATION HAS BEEN RECEIVED. Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences. By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position. By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site. PLEASE NOTE LAW STAFF LEGAL RECRUITMENT LIMITED ARE UNABLE TO REGISTER YOU AS A CANDIDATE AND DISCUSS ADDITIONAL POSITIONS UNTIL YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR IDENTIFICATION. In accordance with The Conduct of Agencies and Businesses Regulations Act of 2003, Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited require all candidates applying for a position to provide via email, fax or post, a copy of photographic identity and proof of address. Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes. To view Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration terms please go to our website. As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Tel Fax Address: Please see our website for details
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