Private Client Solicitor - Head of department

England, West Midlands, Birmingham
£25000 - £45000 per annum
11 Jan 2017
08 Feb 2017
Nisha Jassi
Job Title
Practice Area
Private Client
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a Private Client solicitor with ambition?

Are you currently frustrated with the lack of career progression in your current firm and want the opportunity to head a team?

If so this could be the perfect opportunity for you. Please get in touch for a confidential discussion about this opportunity.

Client Details

A highly regarded regional practice with a number of offices throughout the West Midlands.


You would be joining an excellent firm and have the responsibility in taking the department forward.

The firm is long established and has a loyal candidate base - they are very busy and are growing at all levels.

This is a great opportunity to grow the current client base and as the team is relatively small so there is a genuine prospect of progression. The team advises on a full spectrum of private client matters.

The role will include:

  • Advising on wills and trusts, personal tax, probate, attorneys.
  • Providing personal tax advice (income, capital gains and inheritance taxes).
  • Conducting specialist private client, trust and tax planning advice.


The successful solicitor will be:

  • Be a UK Qualified solicitor
  • Will have at least 4 years PQE* on advising on private client matters.
  • Excellent communication skills in order to provide advice to clients which is clear, practical and technically correct.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Demonstrate a genuine commitment to business development.

*Applications from differing levels of PQE will be considered. However, there is a need to demonstrate the ability to work autonomously.

Job Offer

Competitive plus benefits.