Private Client Solicitor or Practitioner
Due to expansion of the Department we client are seeking an experienced Private Client Solicitor or Practitioner to join the team at their Midhurst office to advise on a particularly varied workload, notably Wills, Trusts and Capital Taxes planning. You will be joining a large Private Client Department extended across their other three offices and will be in the same office as the Head of Department. Petworth is the main office for Private Client work and has a well established high net worth client base.
The successful candidate must be technically strong in respect of UK Inheritance Tax, Capital Gains Tax, succession and Trust work to include the creation of Trusts and the strategic advice to Testators, Trustees and Beneficiaries. You will be responsible for managing and assisting other fee earners in these areas. You will have a proven track record of attention to detail, and be capable of prioritising and working well under pressure. You will demonstrate a client-focused approach, possess excellent IT and literacy skills as well as being extremely well organised. Preference will be given to candidates with links to the local area although those looking to relocate will be considered if you have ties to the area.
A leading Firm of Solicitors in West Sussex with a specialist Private Client Department.
A competitive salary and excellent working conditions are offered to the successful candidate, with a clear path for professional progression within the firm.