Private Client PSL

England, London, City of London
£80000 - £100000 per annum
05 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Jane Fry
Job Title
Practice Area
Private Client
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Recognised as a market leader in this area, this firm has leading experts in international and domestic trusts and estates, with particular regard to multi-jurisdictional tax and inheritance issues, as well as international asset structuring. The firm also has specialists in domestic and international probate, residential and agricultural property and contentious trusts. Much of the work has an international element.

This PSL role will include the following:
- Keeping track of and updating the team on legal developments
- Preparing technical notes for internal education and external marketing and business development purposes
- Collating and disseminating know-how to fee earners
- Co-ordinating the department's ongoing legal training and delivering elements of that training where appropriate, organising the training programme for trainees and new joiners to the department

Candidates must have at least 5 years' PQE gained at a recognised firm with a strong private client practice. You will need experience dealing with tax and trusts, both domestic and offshore, and experience of multi-jurisdictional tax and estate planning. Proficient working knowledge of non-domiciled taxation, UK tax in relation to domestic and offshore trusts, UK property structuring work, inheritance tax and succession planning issues is required. Property and/or matrimonial experience would be beneficial but is not essential.


For the past 14 years LLJ's specialist PSL team, the UK's first, has been supplying the UK leading law firms and in-house departments with PSL professionals. Our depth of expertise and professionalism ensures each candidate a personal and committed approach.

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Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.