Private Client Solicitor
Private Client Solicitor - Maldon Based Law Firm looking to expand there ever growing Private Client Department. Are you ready for a new challenge within a fast-paced legal firm who has an outstanding reputation? If you are looking in Maldon then do not miss out, act now.
Position: Private Client Solicitor
Salary: Market Rate
Reward Recruitment is partnered with successful and respected law firm with 3 offices cross the county of Essex Although rooted firmly in Essex our clients can be found from the South coast to the Scottish borders. We offer a range of services for business, agriculture, and the private client.
Experienced Private Client Lawyer required. Preferably STEP qualified. The successful candidate will be at least 4 years PQE, have worked on probate and IHT matters and have experience in handling cases with APR and BPR issues.
Knowledge of Court of Protection procedure would be a bonus particularly on cases relating to clinical negligence issues, statutory wills and lifetime gifts.
We offer a pleasant working environment, a contributory pension scheme, life assurance, healthcare and a competitive salary. We are an equal opportunities employer and are Lexcel accredited.
Must be well organised, able to cope well under pressure and used to dealing with a full and varied case load. Client care and quality of service underpin every aspect of your work. You will have a solid grounding in all aspects of private client work with a interest and aptitude for drafting wills and advising on Inheritance Tax planning. Excellent interpersonal skills and a keen desire to develop new business. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to progress their career and enjoy a fresh challenge within a growing and fast-paced team.
- at least 4 years PQE
- Solid academic background
- IHT planning
- Excellent drafting skills
- Well organised
- Uses initiative
- Forward planner
- Excellent communication skills
- Articulate and confident
- Team Player