Private Client Solicitor

JMC Legal.
England, London, Westminster
£70000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
18 Feb 2021
24 Feb 2021
Jonny Dickens
Job Title
Practice Area
Private Client
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

This cutting edge, Westminster based firm with a rich heritage, has modernised through the years through strategic recruitment in key positions and recently implementing a state-of-the-art IT system. This company is full of rainmakers which keep them ahead of the curve as they continue to grow and develop across all areas of the business.

This opportunity is well suited for a Private Client Solicitor 5 years+ PQE who is looking for a step up in their career with a clear pathway to Partnership.

This practice offers an extremely profitable bonus structure that allows you to earn 40% of your billings, alongside a very competitive base salary.

The Firm

This firm, based in Westminster, Central London, has a very strong standing in the market. Many of their staff have trained in top City or West End law firms, and this high level of expertise has further enhanced their already glowing reputation, enabling them to attract and retain multiple first-rate clients.

They work with high quality HNW and UHNW individuals, many of whom have international business requirements and they pride themselves on the high level of expertise and the service they provide.

They have nurtured a culture which supports staff at all levels, ensuring they feel valued, appreciated and are working towards the same strategic goals of the firm. This has led to high staff retention, allowing them to grow organically and develop across multiple practice areas.

You will find an agile working environment with many staff working remotely. Their high-tech IT systems ensure heightened productivity when working from home. They support a healthy work life balance for all staff members.

This company allows you to work autonomously when building and shaping your practice, but offers mentoring and support.

You will have access to excellent systems and support staff, which allows all fee earners to be efficient and streamlined.

The Role

They are seeking to hire a Private Client Solicitor 5 years+ PQE into their growing team in Westminster, Central London.

You will be working alongside their existing knowledgeable and experienced team of 10 in their Private Client department, to help drive the business forward. There is a high level of support from skilled paralegals, allowing the fee earners to concentrate on offering high levels of service, whilst winning and retraining clients.

The caseload will include but not be limited to; Wills and Probate, UK Estate and Tax Planning, setting up Lifetime Trusts, Winding up Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection matters including Deputyship applications and Office of the Public Guardian.

This role comes with excellent opportunities to progress within the organisation.


  • You will be a Private Client Solicitor 5 years+ PQE (there is no upper limit to levels of experience)
  • You should have a good billing track record
  • This role comes with excellent progression
  • You must be a keen embraces business developer
  • You will have excellent communication skills
  • You will have a strong collaborative approach to working
  • A meticulous eye for detail is essential


  • Salary is highly competitive and dependant on experience
  • 40% bonus on top of base salary on offer

This is a stand-out opportunity for a Private Client Solicitor 5 years+ PQE to join this long-established firm based in Westminster, Central London.

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