Law Staff Legal Recruitment to Law Staff Commercial
Kingston Upon Thames
06 Apr 2018
14 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Career progression and competitive remunerations on offer for a Private Client Lawyer in Surrey!

The Firm
A leading UK practice established during a time of great innovation and change in the legal and technological world, our client has had offices in London for over a century; offering governmental, corporate and individual client’s expert advice in a full range of legal practice areas. Having maintained such excellence, they attract and retain leading talent with numerous lawyers named as experts in their chosen fields. Commended in the Legal 500 in addition to holding Lexcel and Investors in People accreditations, they provide a supportive working environment, fostering confidence and growth throughout the firm.

The Role
We are now actively seeking a talented and ambitious Private Client Lawyer for a leading team based in Kingston upon Thames. Acting for HNW individuals and UK based clients, the successful Lawyer will manage a varied and challenging caseload with minimal supervision. Areas will include: will drafting; complex estate administration; advising on cross-border matters; trust administration and taxation; Court of Protection applications; Powers of Attorney and; estate planning. Outstanding client care skills and sound knowledge in estate planning and administration will be essential.

Keen to expand upon your business development experience, the successful Solicitor or Legal Executive will build and maintain long-lasting client relationships and promote the services of the department to generate referrals. In return, the successful Lawyer can expect genuine opportunities for career progression, high quality work and friendly, supportive working environment.

The Candidate
Applications are welcomed from qualified Solicitors or Legal Executives with 2-3 years’ PQE;
Technically proficient with solid experience in a broad range of private client;
Consistent, strong academics with at least a 2:1 at degree level are essential for the position;
Possesses outstanding communication and client care skills, with the ability to explain complex matters in clear, jargon-free language;
Works well as part of a team but is equally comfortable working on their own initiatives;
Ensures a professional but personable approach at all times;
Has a desire for professional development.


For further details of this Private Client Lawyer vacancy, please contact Ricardo quoting reference RD01855961.


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