Private Client Lawyer

Thomson LRC
Excellent Salary + Benefits
27 Apr 2021
25 May 2021
Job Title
Practice Area
Private Client
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen for an Associate level lawyer to join the Tier 1 Ranked private client team of a major commercial Scottish law firm. Offered on a full-time, permanent basis, this Private Client Lawyer role will be based in the firm’s Glasgow offices.

Role Profile

The Private Client Lawyer will be responsible for advising a wide range of Scottish and UK-wide clients on matters including:

  • Wills and powers of attorney.
  • Trust and executry administration.
  • Estate planning including the setting up of trusts and other entities.
  • Assisting with clients’ tax planning advice.
  • Providing advice to high-net-worth clients.
  • Involvement in adults with incapacity cases.
  • Preparing reports for institutional clients.
  • Supervising solicitors, paralegals and trainees within the team.
  • Delivering training to solicitors, paralegals and trainees within the team.
  • Exposure to the practice area's business development activities.
  • Active involvement in building the business through proactive business development activities linked to the practice area's strategic plan.

Candidate Profile

Applications are invited from qualified Lawyers who demonstrate:

  • Circa 4+ years PQE and a background in private client.
  • Experience of dealing with complex and challenging issues and ability to demonstrate a solution driven approach when challenges arise.
  • Ability to understand clients’ needs and tailor and present advice appropriately.
  • A strong desire to understand the practice area’s key clients, their requirements and the challenges they face.
  • Committed to highest level of client care and service.
  • Committed to taking personal responsibility to learn on the job and keep knowledge up to date.

On Offer

A highly competitive salary and benefits package including bonus, pension and flexible working arrangements are on offer for the Private Client Lawyer.

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