Recruitment by professionals, for professionals


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.


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


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