Private Client Solicitor

  • Job Reference: BH-36579
  • Date Posted: 2 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff Limited
  • Location: Enfield
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Private client
  • Personnel Type: Solicitor

Job Description

Are you an experienced 2 - 7 year PQE Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive seeking your next challenge?

Our Legal 500 recognised client is seeking a Solicitor or Legal Executive capable of independently managing a caseload of drafting Wills, Powers of Attorney, and Estate Administration.

Joining the Firms successful Private Client department, the team is committed to delivering exceptional service and will consistently ensure clients' instructions are handled efficiently and promptly, while upholding the firm's professional and procedural standards. You will demonstrate a professional and proactive approach coupled with excellent client care skills and the ability to use own initiative and sound judgement. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced lawyer looking for a role that will allow them to continue to develop their skills and knowledge.  

The Firm
A well-established, well-regarded practice located in North London within easy reach of excellent transport links, our client provides a select range of legal services to individuals and businesses throughout the capital and beyond. Staffed by a team of specialist lawyers and experienced support staff, they always ensure a customer-focused work ethic and high-quality service. Actively involved within their local communities, they support local charities and events, building strong, long-lasting relationships which in turn has developed into an enviable client base.

What will be expected of you?
  • Administration of Estates
  • Trusts
  • Inheritance Tax
  • Assisting with casework
  • Dealing with a range of Wills, Probate and LPA matters
  • Estate administration
  • Applying for and obtaining the grant of probate
  • Setting up trusts 
  • Settling any tax liabilities and affairs
  • Tax planning
  • Maintaining accurate time costing procedures
  • Excellent IT Skills -familiar with Microsoft Office applications and document management skills
  • STEP qualification preferable but not essential

What is on offer in return?
  • 20 days holiday (for full time roles) + bank holidays + December festive period shutdown
  • Opportunities to progress career and skill set
  • Social committee with regular events including
  • Extensive policies to promote equality
For further details of this vacancy, please contact Mia Henderson on 01954208081 quoting reference 36579.

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