PRIVATE CLIENT SOLICITOR

Recruiter
Law Staff Legal Recruitment Ltd
Location
Maidstone
Posted
31 Oct 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Leading firm offering high quality work and excellent remuneration require a client-focused Private Client Solicitor in Maidstone. Our client is a progressive, multi-office practice focusing on new and innovative approaches to the provision of legal services. Having built a strong and loyal client base, extending beyond the South East into the capital and overseas; they have a strong reputation for investing in top talent with vision and expertise which has led to numerous departments being recommended in the UK legal directories. A collaborative firm, with a good working environment, they are now seeking to add to their team. The Role This is a fantastic opportunity for a dedicated Private Client Solicitor to join our clients` renowned team in Maidstone. Working closely with specialists at all levels, the successful Solicitor will manage a diverse caseload of Wills and Probate matters for a broad range of clients to include those with cross-border issues and complex estates. Strong Tax and Trusts experience is essential for the role, with the ability to set up, vary and terminate trusts, pre and post-death tax planning in addition to drafting Wills, LPAs and applying for grants of probate. In addition, the ideal Solicitor will also play a key role in business development, attending events and developing strategies for the department and firm as a whole. A demanding role within a highly regarded firm, suited to a confident and driven Private Client Solicitor. Our client offers top quality work, a competitive salary and benefits to include pension, generous holiday allowance, health insurance and bonuses. Please contact Charlotte for further information quoting reference CW26741. The Candidate You must be a qualified Solicitor with a minimum of three years` PQE gained within a well-regarded Private Client department. You must have excellent technical skills with expertise encompassing all aspects of Wills, Probate, Tax and Trusts. You will be client-focused with a high level of commercial awareness. Membership of STEP would be advantageous. Prior experience of business development and participation in activities is essential for the position. You will be IT literate with a high level of numeracy. You will be a team player with excellent client care and communication skills across all levels. PRIVATE CLIENT SOLICITOR 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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