Private Client Solicitor

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Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
09 Oct 2016
Closes
04 Nov 2016
Ref
LC2275
Contact
Lisa Clifford
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Private Client
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, NQ
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Private Client Solicitor - Outstanding opportunity for a Private Client Solicitor to join a successful London Private Client Team to deal with Contentious Probate matters. £Excellent + progression

JOB TITLE: Private Client Solicitor
PQE REQUIRED: 1 - 5 PQE
LOCATION: London
SALARY: £Excellent

THE ROLE:
Private Client Solicitor - You will be able to manage your own case load which will consist mainly of claims under the Inheritance (Provision and Family Dependants) Act 1975 and will challenge claims, acting for both claimant and defendant clients. The work will also involve elements of mutual will claims, proprietary estoppel, TOLATA claims, negligence actions in respect of will drafting and estate administration, Executor and Personal Representative disputes, Lasting Power of Attorney disputes, Court of Protection disputes, statutory wills, capacity to make lifetime gifts and Deprivation of Liberty actions.

THE CANDIDATE:
The successful Private Client Solicitor will have at least 1 year PQE experience within a Private Client Department dealing with claims for both claimants & defendants. You will have excellent academics and have experience within a London Law Firm or a strong regional law firm where exceeding client expectations is your top priority. The appointed Private Client Solicitor will have completed the ACTAPS course or committed to studying for it.

THE FIRM: This is a great opportunity to work in a very flexible and demanding environment with genuine prospects of career development on offer. If you are looking for a long-term move, something where you can really get stuck in and progress your career then this is the role for you.



In addition, if you know any Private Client Solicitor who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).