Private Client Solicitor

JMC Legal
England, Hampshire, Southampton
£60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
18 Jan 2023
15 Feb 2023
Gosia Zarnecka
Job Title
PQE Level
5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Widely considered to be the South-Easts leading legal provider, this L500, top 100 Law firm operates extensively from its 6+ offices throughout the region.

In response to remarkable recent results, they are currently looking to grow their tier 1 Private Client department in Southampton.

This represents an exciting opportunity for a Private Client Solicitor of 5+ PQE seeking a new opportunity in Southampton, Hampshire.

The firm:
The Firm is known to be commercially minded and has recently undergone a merger between two well-known South East regional firms thus benefitting from a combination of both firm's legacies and strengths.

Due to their increased financial power, they are now able to attract clients from household name businesses as well as HNW/ UHNW individuals including Leading high street banks, international insurance companies, and well-known airline companies.

They are widely considered to be the place to be for solicitors wishing to immerse themselves in a high-performing environment with this practice boasting 33 individually ranked lawyers across the chambers / L500 directories.

Their reputation for consistently attracting and hiring Solicitors from London based Firms outside of the city is a testament to the calibre of the quality of work that's provided.

The Role:

This is a great opportunity for a Private Client Solicitor to join a tier 1 ranked practice in Southampton.

You will be joining a team of 14 fee earners operating across 4 offices. The service from a thriving base of generational HNW clients and asset portfolios, specialising across a range of private client and wealth matters, wills, probates, trusts, lasting powers of attorney as well as tax and wealth planning

In this role you will help develop and lead your own team whilst working alongside several highly recommended individuals, thus allowing you and your team to grow and develop under this reputation.

In particular, the partner at their Southampton office is band 1 Chambers directory recognised with over 30 years of experience and will provide a top-rate point of contact for guidance.


  • You will be a Private Client Solicitor 5+ years PQE
  • You will possess a passion for working in Private Client Law
  • You will have an eye for detail, and be motivated to join a heavy-hitting practice.
  • You will be commercially minded and driven to succeed

On Offer:

  • The chance to work an exceptionally high level of work paired with supportive working cultures.
  • Great progression opportunities.
  • Competitive Salaries

This is a standout role for a Private Client Solicitor 5+ years PQE to join this market-leading Family Department based in Southampton, Hampshire.