Senior Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive

Location
Wallingford
Salary
£50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits Package
Posted
15 May 2022
Closes
12 Jun 2022
Ref
1263977-1-GW-19
Contact
Gayle Woolf
Job Title
Solicitor
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Private Client Solicitor

Our Client is an established Private Practice Oxfordshire based law firm specialising in Family, Corporate Commercial, Commercial & Residential Property and Private Client matters.

The firm is seeking a qualified Private Client Solicitor or CILEX of 5+ years PQE to join the Department in Wallingford.

You will be running your own caseload as well as managing a team of 3 other fee earners.

Experience within a busy high street private practice is desirable along with an ability to network for new business within the local community.

There work will include a broad spectrum of private client matters including:
  • Wills and Probate
  • Court of Protection
  • Lasting and enduring powers of attorney
  • Tax and Trusts
  • Elderly client issues

The ideal candidate will be able to:
  • Meet time recording billing and other performance targets
  • Become actively involved in business development, seeking new clients, marketing and the selling of the firm
  • Provide support and assistance to colleagues with overflow work within the department

In general further objectives would be to develop the profile of the Private Client department and to implement agreed initiatives by creating strong links within the local community and to win new privately funded work whilst growing the client base.
 
It would also be an advantage if you are someone with strong commercial acumen and a proven knowledge of high street Private Client Department business models.

Moreover, someone looking for excellent long-term career development potential and a Member of STEP.

Salary is £50,000 - £60,000 DOE. To apply please email with your CV or call Gayle Woolf at G2 Legal.