Private Client Solicitor Head of Team

Thornton Legal
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We today been instructed by a successful and progressive law firm who are looking to recruit an experienced Private Client Solicitor to head their newly created team.

The firm's marketing strength has seen an ever-increasing demand for private client work. The requests for advice has resulted in the need for a talented and driven Solicitor/FILEX who is capable of dealing with a broad spectrum of private client work from will drafting and probate administration through to care home fees advice and trust creation and administration.

The firm in question has already established the platform for the work and is looking to recruit a Private Client Solicitor asap. It is anticipated that the successful applicant will be supplemented by the recruitment of a more junior lawyer over the course of the next 6 months once they are in situ.

Such is the nature of the firm's extensive contact of work suppliers the role will involve little in the way of active networking. The work is available as and when the right hire is made to service it.

Anybody who joins the team will be given all the tools to ensure that they bill well and help grow the department over the course of the next 18 months. The role is paying up to £40,000 together with a heavily incenstived bonus scheme dependent upon growth.

The role is based in Liverpool City Centre and is open to qualified lawyers (Solicitor or FILEX) with at least 3 year's PQE. The role may also suit a very experienced Private Client Lawyer looking for something different.

If you are interested in this private client solicitor vacancy then please apply through the advert or contact Joe Rees at Thornton Legal directly. All applications treated in strictest confidence.

Up to £250 paid in vouchers for successful referrals. Terms and conditions apply, please ask for details.

Stated PQE and salary levels are for guidance only. All applications demonstrating the skills necessary to fulfil the role will be considered.

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