Head of Private Client

Location
England, Gloucestershire
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
18 Oct 2016
Closes
10 Nov 2016
Ref
PT2834
Contact
Penny Trotman
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Private Client
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Head of Private Client, Gloucestershire - Are you looking for additional responsibilities within your career as a Senior Private Client Lawyer? On offer is the chance to drive and develop the busy private client department of this fast growing regional firm.

 

JOB TITLE: Head of Private Client - Gloucestershire

PQE REQUIRED: 5+

LOCATION: Gloucestershire (Commutable from: Gloucester, Cheltenham, Tewkesbury, Hereford, Stroud, Witney, Oxford, Swindon, Stroud)

SALARY: £Dependant on experience

 

THE ROLE:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive to join the thriving private client department of this reputable Gloucestershire practice. The purpose of this post is to support the firm's busy client base to ensure efficient advice is provided on all aspects of private client law. As the appointed Private Client Solicitor you will be undertaking a varied and challenging workload which all will include advising on Wills, Trusts, Probate, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection matters. Your responsibilities will include managing your own caseload of private client matters as well as supervising and mentoring junior fee earners within the department.

 

THE CANDIDATE:

Applications are welcomed from Solicitors or Legal Executives with at least 5 years experience in dealing with private client transactions. You will have good technical skills and a proven track record of dealing with all types of private client matters. You must be capable of working under pressure, meeting deadlines and be prepared to work additional hours to get the job done. If you enjoy working as part of a team the firm can offer the opportunity of a busy job where you can further develop your skills. Ideal Private Client Lawyers will have proven managerial or supervisory skills and possess the capability to develop the existing caseload.

 

THE FIRM:

This is a great firm to be joining as not only do they offer a great quality of work but they also provide you with a genuine work life balance. The firm provides a full range of commercial services to their clients and the private client team is bucking the trend by being busier than ever. New clients and exciting new projects are very much the order of the day within the team and they are proud to handle a wide variety of work which compete directly with leading law firms

 

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