Private Client Solicitor

Bristol South and West of England & Wales Legal
11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
My client, a multi-site firm based in Somerset, are looking to recruit a Private Client Solicitor to join their expanding team.

If you would like to work for a friendly and supportive firm, where the priority of all team members is to do the best they can for their growing client base, you could be just who they are looking for.

You will be a hardworking professional and have sound experience of all Private Client matters. This role is open to all levels of PQE including NQ's and may even extend to paralegal or non-qualified candidates.

Their aim is to recruit someone for the long-term, who has a passion for the local area and wants to provide city quality advice to our local clients.

The role will be based in Somerton but candidates will be expected to travel to the other two offices within Somerset. For the initial six months of employment, the role will be based in the Wells office.

Key Respoonsibilities:
Administer all aspects of Private Client matters including Wills; Trusts; Inheritance Tax Planning; Powers of Attorney; Administration of Estates; Estate Planning and Court of Protection applications

Demonstrate current practical knowledge and application of the law relating to all aspects on Private Client matters

Undertake any research necessary to give correct advice

Achieve time and billing targets

Manage a varied caseload whilst being flexible to changing demands

Work as part of a team on other client projects

Demonstrate effective time management skills; ensuring client matters are progressed in an effective way and files are kept in good order

Establish a good working relationship with your dedicated secretarial support (if applicable); assisting with department workflow when required

Operate a successful networking strategy; marketing yourself, the department and firm as a whole

Show a genuine desire and interest in building client relationships by sharing the firm's ethos of providing exceptional client care

To apply, please click below, or alternatively call Joseph Wells on 01179303025 for more information.

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