Private Client Solicitor

31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Private Client Solicitor, 3 years+ PQE, Gloucestershire - A highly regarded, regional law firm are seeking an experienced Private Client Solicitor to undertake an interesting and varied caseload of wills, LPA's and probate work. Please call ************* for more information.

JOB TITLE: Private Client Solicitor


LOCATION: Gloucestershire

SALARY: £Excellent


Our client is a well established , regional law firm with a technically strong, private client department. They are now looking to continue to grow the experience and expertise within the team by recruiting an addition Private Client Solicitor. The appointed Solicitor will take on their own caseload from the outset and will independently advise clients on the preparation of wills, inheritance and capital gains tax implications, administering estates and preparing lasting powers of attorney. The role will be extremely varied and it is likely that no two days will be the same.


The ideal Private Client Solicitor should at least three years of post qualification experience gained with private client and should have proven experience of drafting and analysing wills, preparing and registering LPA's and administering estates, in a variety of size and complexity. An a full, detailed understanding of the effects of inheritance, capital gains and income tax in an estate planning context is also required. It would be seen as a distinct advantage if applicants have the STEP qualification, although this is not essential. The Private Client Solicitor should have excellent communications skills and be empathetic as many of the clients that this department assist are elderly and vulnerable. Our client is looking to recruit a Solicitor who is eager to learn and is committed to developing their career within private client.


This is a unique opportunity for a Private Client Solicitor who is looking to make their mark, to join a well regarded law firm based in Gloucestershire who offer advice on property, private client and employment law. The appointed Private Client Solicitor will be in receipt of an attractive salary package and will thrive from working in a friendly, professional environment. Ideal role for someone who has a real passion for this area of law and is committed to carving a very successful career within private client law.


If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Penny Trotman at eNL on ************* or email **************************** or contact us via Linkedin ***************************************

eNL is handling a number of Private Client Solicitor vacancies throughout the Midlands and South West. If you are a Private Client Solicitor looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to ***********************************-registration.php to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

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