Private Client Lawyer

3 days left

QED Legal
£35000 - £48000 per annum
01 Oct 2021
29 Oct 2021
Gary Longmate
Job Title
Practice Area
Private Client
Contract Type
Full Time

Private Client Lawyer 

East Sussex (several locations)
1yr PQE+ 

One of the best known firms in the Sussex region with a very busy Private Client Department are seeking to add a further fee earner to support continued commercial growth.

UK Legal 500, with numerous offices across the region providing high quality legal services to commercial and private clients. with over 200 staff providing a broad range of legal services to clients across The Southeast.
Due to continued growth and success of the Private Client Department the firm are looking to recruit an additional fee earner, the position can be based at several offices from Brighton through to Eastbourne. You would be dealing with essentially the full remit of private client matters including Wills, Trust, Tax, Probate and Powers of Attorney.  The position will include a great deal of client contact, attending client meetings, drafting wills, advising on Declarations of Trust, administering estates, preparing Lasting Powers of Attorney, providing advice on tax and trusts and handling General Affairs files.


A qualified Lawyer, be that Solicitor or Legal Executive ideally with at least 1 yrs PQE and able to largely manage your own caseload of matters though peer support and supervision will be on hand as you develop your expertise further.  A good technical grounding in private client matters with an ability to manage and prioritise the client expectation and a willingness to play your part in contributing to what is already a successful team. 

Salary & Benefits
A comprehensive package as you would expect along with a competitive salary with flexibility for the right candidate and experience. The firm provides 1st class training and development and has a good track record of promoting to partnership status for those with long term commitment and ambition.
Office location 
The role can be based out of a number of locations including Lewes, Eastbourne and Brighton all of which are easily accessible, there is some flexibility on office presence, currently a significant amount due to the covid environment but this is expected to return to a predominantly office based role in future with some flexibility allowed. 

For further details please contact Gary at QED Legal or simply apply online for an immediate response. 

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