Senior Private Client Lawyer

JMC Legal.
England, Bristol
£50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
29 Apr 2021
05 May 2021
Carl Pace
Job Title
Practice Area
Wills & Probate
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking to utilise your Senior Private Client expertise and focus on longterm progression?

Join one of the fastest-growing firms in Bristol, leading in service excellence and career satisfaction, furthering your reputation within the market whilst being continually rewarded.

The Firm

Offering a complete and dynamic service to both individuals and businesses, the firm blazes a trail in providing client-focused, cost-considerate and forward-thinking guidance to all.

Throughout their history, the firm has continuously sought to innovate, ensuring the marriage of commercial-minded legal advice and colleague excellence facilitated by the latest tech.

In Bristol they sit proudly as a market player, desirable to both work with and for whilst being aligned to the local community's betterment.

Guided by values of clear communication with all, ongoing commitment to partnerships and colleagues with the necessity to remain agile, the firm takes pride in exceeding client's needs and expectations regardless of size or persuasion.

Seeing the ongoing progression of staff as a strategic obligation, all colleagues enjoy continued support in their professional and personal development, evidenced by the home-grown talent internally with numerous Partners trained at the firm.

You'll thrive in a collaborative team and with those more Senior to hand when required, supported by Paralegals whilst utilising technologies to ensure time adequately used.

The Role

5+ PQE Private Client Solicitor to join leading Bristol team

The local go-to on all Private Client law matters, the team's broad skillset often deals with high complexity and fiscal value cases, whilst never losing sight of the personal approach that sets them apart from the competition.

You will utilise your skills and experiences with the ownership of a buoyant caseload involving an appropriate mix of Wills, Probate, LPA and Estates & Trusts. The team supports clients in COP and contentious matters also.

You will influence the team's strategic direction whilst also being hands-on with the more complex matters and guiding those more junior in expanding their insight.

Structurally, the team is balanced to ensure staff at work according to experience while having exposure to challenging matters. You will have room to breathe, find the work compelling and work in harmony with those at all levels with dedicated Paralegal support.

You will regularly engage with leadership internally whilst maintaining trusted relations with current and future clients.

Owing to the team's sustained growth and your invaluable position within the firm's long-term goals, you will experience dedicated and continued career progression.

The Requirements

  • 5+ years Fee Earning experience within numerous areas of Private Client law
  • Willingness to expand knowledge and progress up the ladder as encouraged by the firm
  • Business Development and interpersonal skills and understanding their importance
  • Keen to helps develop and leave your market on the careers of those more junior