Private Client Lawyer

Recruiter
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Location
Hedge End
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
14 Feb 2017
Closes
14 Mar 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is a top 100 law firm with an outstanding reputation across the South Coast. The firm now has an exciting opportunity in their Private Client team in Southampton.

The client has been providing high quality private client advice for over 100 years and remain at the forefront of the sector with consistent recommendations in the Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners for their work.

Their rapidly growing Southampton office includes a private capital team led by 2 partners and 2 consultants which now has an opportunity for a mid level lawyer to support them. You will assist on a range of matters including will drafting, estate administration and trust administration. Their client base includes a high proportion of high net worth clients with complex financial arrangements, and while you would be expected to handle straightforward matters with minimal supervision, much of your work will provide you with access to complex and stretching work subject to the guidance and instruction of the firms well respected senior members.

The ideal candidate will be a qualified solicitor with at least 1 year PQE in Private Client work. You may already be STEP qualified or currently studying for it.

On offer is a very competitive starting salary and the chance to work for one of the regions leading firms.

Please contact Steven Collings (Recruitment Consultant) to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration. If you have not been contacted within five working days you should assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

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