Private Client Solicitor

Location
Nottingham
Salary
Competitive + Benefits
Posted
17 Feb 2021
Closes
17 Mar 2021
Ref
1035888-1-RRA-7
Contact
Rhys Ravenscoft
Job Title
Solicitor
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a private client solicitor to join my client on a permanent basis in their expanding Nottingham office.

The ideal candidate will be a solicitor with 4 years post qualification, have a full understanding of private client law and be willing to go the extra mile for their clients and colleagues.

Key duties in this private client solicitor position will include:
  • Providing legal advice to a range of clients including the negotiation and drafting of documentation
  • Management of Client/Matter files
  • Carrying out in an effective, efficient and timely manner the various stages of legal proceedings with the aim of protecting the interests of the client
  • Proactively developing new business opportunities from internal cross-referrals, existing clients and other professionals
  • Meeting agreed targets and exhibit a commercial approach to financial management
  • Commit to continued professional development in this specialist sector
  • An understanding of the Private Client sector and an appreciation of the specific needs of this client group
  • Provide legal advice to a range of clients, including the negotiation and drafting of documentation
  • Carrying out in an effective, efficient and timely manner the various stages of legal proceedings with the aim of protecting the interests of the client
  • Assuming responsibility for important elements of the work that is handled by a designated Partner
  • Operating effectively with clients and their professional and financial advisers – managing specific fields
  • Working under the direction of a Partner and receiving assignments with specified objectives
  • Ability to act independently to a reasonably high level, but also to work with more experience Partners and Fee Earners on more complex and specialised matters as required
  • Adapting to a broad range of situations and circumstances and remaining calm under pressure
  • Undertake marketing and business development initiatives
  • Management of client/matter files
  • Management of fee income and collection of bills
  • Discretion and the capacity to respect client confidentiality
  • Meeting agreed targets for chargeable time, fee income generated, billing and fee collection

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