Private Client Solicitor

  • Job Reference: BH-36637
  • Date Posted: 15 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff
  • Location: Down
  • Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Private client
  • Personnel Type: Solicitor

Job Description

Position: Private Client Solicitor
Location: Bexleyheath
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum (Negotiable)
Experience: 4 years plus PQE
Job Ref: 36637

About Our Client:
Our client is a well-established law firm located in Bexleyheath, dedicated to providing high-quality legal services to individuals and families. With a strong reputation for excellence and client satisfaction, they are now seeking a skilled Private Client Solicitor to join their team.

Role Overview:
We are looking for an experienced Private Client Solicitor to manage a diverse caseload of private client matters, including wills, probate, estate planning, and lasting powers of attorney. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of private client law and a commitment to delivering exceptional service to clients.

- Manage a caseload of private client matters, including will drafting, estate administration, and trust creation.
- Provide expert legal advice and guidance to clients on matters related to estate planning and wealth management.
- Assist clients with the preparation and execution of lasting powers of attorney and advance directives.
- Conduct legal research and stay updated on changes in private client law and regulations.
- Liaise effectively with clients, beneficiaries, and other parties involved in private client matters.
- Prepare and review legal documents, including wills, trusts, and probate forms, ensuring accuracy and compliance with legal requirements.
- Attend client meetings and consultations, addressing inquiries and providing tailored advice and solutions.
- Uphold professional standards and ethics in all aspects of legal practice, maintaining client confidentiality and trust.
- Collaborate with colleagues and support staff to ensure efficient and effective delivery of legal services.

- 4 years plus PQE in private client law.
- Strong knowledge and understanding of wills, probate, estate planning, and lasting powers of attorney.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with clients and colleagues.
- Ability to work independently and manage a busy caseload efficiently.
- A proactive and client-focused approach to legal practice, with a commitment to delivering high-quality service.
- Membership of STEP or willingness to work towards accreditation is desirable.
- Proficiency in case management systems and Microsoft Office applications.

- Competitive salary up to £60,000 per annum (Negotiable).
- Opportunities for career development and progression within a supportive and collaborative work environment.
- Flexible working arrangements and a positive work-life balance.
- Additional benefits package including pension scheme, holiday allowance, and professional development opportunities.

If you are a dedicated and experienced Private Client Solicitor looking for a new opportunity in Bexleyheath, we encourage you to apply for this position. Join our client's team and make a difference in the lives of individuals and families through your expertise in private client law. Apply now! #PrivateClient #LegalJobs #BexleyheathOpportunity

To call us regarding this role, please quote job reference 36637 


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