PRIVATE CLIENT FEE EARNER

Location
Stourbridge
Salary
excellent
Posted
07 Oct 2016
Closes
04 Nov 2016
Ref
AP23816
Contact
Ajay Patel
Job Title
Lawyer
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, 8-10, NQ
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Private Client Fee Earner with first class client care skills required in the Stourbridge area.

With a network of offices throughout the West Midlands, our client is an historic practice offering a broad range of services to commercial and individual clients in the region and further afield. With seven partners and a team of expert lawyers, they have a formidable reputation for excellence which has been recognised in the awarding of Lexcel and numerous other quality marks.  Due to continued success, they are now seeking to add to their private client team.

The Role
A fantastic opportunity for a talented and driven Private Client Fee Earner to join our clients’ team near Stourbridge. Becoming part of a growing department, the successful Fee Earner will manage a demanding caseload incorporating will drafting, estate administration, inheritance tax advice, trust creation and administration and powers of attorney. Attending on clients in the office and other locations will form an essential part of the role as will a willingness to become involved in business development activities.

This is a hands-on position offering a competitive salary and excellent career progression prospects for the right fee earner. Please contact Ajay 

The Candidate
You must be a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or paralegal with at least 12 months’ private client experience.
You must have excellent technical skills with expertise in will drafting, estate administration, probate applications and trust management.
You will be client-focused with excellent organisational and interpersonal skills.
You will be IT literate with particular experience in the use of case management systems being essential for the position.
You will be flexible and able to attend clients at external locations where necessary.
You will have a flair for business development.

PRIVATE CLIENT FEE EARNER