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PRIVATE CLIENT LAWYER

Contact Charlotte Waters
Reference C-C02153641
Salary Excellent remuneration
Job Type Permanent
Location Nailsworth Gloucestershire England South West
Job Duration n/a
Date Posted 15 May 2018
Lexcel accredited practice is now seeking a dynamic Private Client Lawyer in the Nailsworth area.

The Firm
With a string of offices around the Cotswolds, our client is a well-established practice offering a comprehensive range of legal services to business and individuals throughout the area and further afield. With strong links to the area, having a rich history of legal practice, they have a well-earned reputation for client care, evidenced by their loyal and continually growing client-base. Having an equally good reputation amongst their peers, they attract and retain dedicated, expert staff in all practice areas; offering a welcoming environment, career progression, and excellent benefits. They now require an equally client focused Private Client Lawyer, on a full-time basis.

The Role
Applications are encouraged from qualified Private Client Solicitors and Legal Executives preferably with at least two years PQE in a reputable department. Joining a dedicated and professional team in Gloucestershire, you will be assisting with an existing workload whilst building your own caseload. Your duties will be diverse, including: Will drafting; inheritance, income, and mitigation tax matters; estate administration; deeds of variation; preparing and registering Lasting Powers of Attorneys; trust issues; elderly client matters and; advising clients on various matters. Additionally, you will be actively involved in business development, networking, and marketing initiatives for the progress of the department and firm as a whole.

The successful Lawyer will, therefore, demonstrate top class client care and excellent communication skills both verbal and written. IT literacy and a strong commercial awareness are required.

The firm offers in return, an exposure to high-quality caseload, a competitive salary package, and great career progression.

The Candidate
You must be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with a minimum of two years’ experience in Private Client law;
STEP qualification would be highly desirable but not essential;
A driven, flexible approach to working and a high level of commercial awareness are important in applications to the role;
Possess strong organisational and communication skills would be preferred;
Ability to work well in a team and on own initiative;
Active participation in business development, networking and marketing initiatives forms part of your duties.

PRIVATE CLIENT LAWYER

For further details of this Private Client vacancy, please contact Charlotte quoting reference C02153641.

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