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Lawyer - Private Client

Contact Natasha Kirkby
Reference C-BH-33186
Salary Range £28,000 - £33,000 per annum
Job Type Permanent
Location Gillingham Dorset England South West
Date Posted 22 Jul 2021
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Lexcel accredited practice in Dorset seeks a talented Private Client Lawyer on a full-time, permanent basis.

This is a great opportunity for a solicitor or legal executive with 1 year’s PQE in private client matters to join our client’s bespoke firm in the Gillingham area. The successful candidate will be managing a broad caseload of private client matters, whilst actively participating in business development activities.

To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period.


  • Wills
  • Lasting powers of attorney
  • Estate administration and estate planning
  • Inheritance tax planning
  • Elderly client matters
  • Business development
  • Networking
The Candidate

  • Solicitors and legal executives with at least 1 year’s PQE
  • Previous experience in private client matters is essential
  • Is personable and confident
  • Excellent negotiating and client care skills
  • IT proficient
  • Commercially aware
The Firm

Our client is a well-established practice who provide a comprehensive range of services to individuals and businesses from their network of offices based in the Southwest. Staffed by a team of specialists who deliver advice in a clear and concise manner, they ensure high levels of client care and endeavour to provide the best support and guidance tailored to each individual’s circumstances. Serving their local community, they have a loyal and growing client base.


  • Competitive salary dependent on experience
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Pension scheme
  • Birthday day off
  • Good work/life balance
  • Friendly, supportive working environment
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Structured working environment
Our Agency Requirements

  • What salary are you currently seeking?
  • How far are you most comfortable to travel from home?
  • How long is your notice period?

Lawyer - Private Client

For further details of this Private Client Lawyer vacancy, please contact Natasha on 01954 208 080 quoting reference NK33186.

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