Private Client Solicitor - Lancashire

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Location
England, Lancashire, Preston
Salary
£32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
15 Oct 2016
Closes
24 Oct 2016
Ref
BBBH8726
Contact
Nick Skelly
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Private Client
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Opportunity for a Private Client Solicitor to join a medium sized law firm based in the heart of Lancashire and deal with caseload of court of protection & trusts matters as part of a department of 10.

There is plenty of client contact as the client base includes the elderly and clinical negligence sufferers and so your role will involve assisting them with appointing a Deputy as well as trusts and disputes matters. As you will be based within an affluent area you will need experience of dealing with lifetime trusts and dealing with complex issues as well as high value assets such as agricultural properties and foreign properties.

You will need to have gained a minimum of 4 Years PQE and be part qualified OR fully qualified STEP. On top of working with existing clients you will also be expected to business develop and expand on their current base.

Salary for this position is circa £35k+ with opportunities to work closely with a partner and progress through the department.