We currently have an opportunity for a Solicitor to join our client's busy Private Client department. The Private Client team has an enviable reputation and wishes to recruit a talented, enthusiastic and motivated Solicitor who will manage their own caseload. This law firm has an enviable reputation and international connections.
The successful candidate can expect to be involved in working on:-
- Drafting Wills and Powers of Attorney;
- Executry administration;
- Trust creation and administration;
- Tax planning;
- Guardianship applications; and
- General Private Client business.
The type of work is broad ranging, stimulating and often innovative. The successful candidate will also be involved in the preparation and delivery of research and training from time to time and in networking activities generally. Commercial awareness is essential.
Applicants should have a minimum of 2 years PQE, dealing with all aspects of Private Client work including Wills, Probate, Trusts, Charities, Powers of Attorney and general client facing instructions preferably gained within a similarly reputable Private Client department. The ideal candidate would be able to work with the minimum supervision.
Essential Skills and Qualifications
In addition to being able to demonstrate relevant legal expertise, the successful candidate will require excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Applicants must be able to juggle a busy and varied workload, have an enthusiastic approach to work and enjoy working in a team environment.