Private Client Solicitor

Recruiter
JMC Legal
Location
England, West Midlands, Solihull
Salary
£45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted
11 Jan 2021
Closes
29 Jan 2021
Ref
BBBH26556
Contact
James Wootton
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Private Client
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is an opportunity to join a multiple award-winning firm with an outstanding reputation in the Midlands. Be part of a culture known for internal progression and investment and work alongside some of the regions highest regarded Lawyers.

The Firm

The firm is widely regarded as one of the leading Regional Law firms in the Midlands. They have won prestigious awards and are seen to be one of the strongest mid-sized practices in the UK. The firm has been established for close to 300 years and they are highly ranked in the Legal 500. At present they have a plethora of accreditations and panel memberships which helped them hit new heights in recent times.

As a mid-sized practice this firm have been able to maintain a collegiate atmosphere whilst working at the highest level. The voice of every individual is heard here, and the average length of service is close to 10 years. The open-door policy retains talent and ensures that people are included in the growth and progression of a deep-rooted practice.

They have recently developed new systems used for clients which have resulted in a business development capacity generating a significantly increased workflow. The firm is the type of practice where people enjoy coming into the office, they do regular social events throughout the year.

The Role

The firm are looking for an experienced Private Client Solicitor 4 years + PQE to join their office in Birmingham as part of their prestigious Private Client practice group.

The ideal candidate will have experience drafting including but not limited to; drafting both simple and complex Wills, Lasting Power of Attorney, and Court of Protection correspondence. There will be an element of Contentious Probate involved in this role so some exposure to this already would place the candidate in a strong position. The firm also work alongside a number of high net worth individuals and affluent clients.

The successful candidate would position themselves alongside senior management in the Firm, allowing for one to one training, and the opportunity to quickly leverage their technical acumen.

Requirements

  • You will be a Private Client Solicitor Role 5+ years PQE.
  • Strong hands-on experience in Wills, LPA's and Court of Protection drafting is required.
  • Dealing with HNW and affluent clients is paramount.
  • You will have good attention to detail and articulate yourself well
  • Good communication skills are essential
  • Salary is negotiable depending on your level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package.
  • This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Private Client Solicitor to join one of the top medium sized firms in the midlands.



Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.