PRIVATE CLIENT SOLICITOR

BEDFORD, BEDFORDSHIRE
UP TO £40,000 plus bonus, benefits, and partnership prospects

Due to expansion, this leading law firm is recruiting a Private Client Solicitor in their Wills, Trusts, and Probate Department. They are looking for commercially minded and ambitious solicitors to join them, with the potential to fast track their careers to equity partner status within 3 years and increase their salary with regular reviews.

RESPONSIBILITIES

As a Private Client Solicitor, you will be covering all aspects of wills, trusts, and probate and working with in-house tax and finance specialist advisors when required:

  • Dealing with a variety of Private Client work e.g. Wills & Probate, Tax planning & Trusts and Powers of Attorney
  • Handling a variety of complex as well as straight forward cases

 

REQUIREMENTS

To be successful in this challenging Private Client Solicitor role you will need to be:

  • A qualified solicitor with at least 2 years' PQE or Chartered Legal Executive (CILEx) with at least 5 years' PQE in Wills, Trusts, and Probate
  • Experienced fee earner, confident of handling own caseload of private client cases from start to finish
  • Ability to develop new business and assist with implementing marketing strategies
  • Excellent client care, technical and IT skills
  • Sincere, sympathetic, and understanding manner with the ability to empathise with clients at a difficult time

 

ABOUT THE COMPANY
This is an opportunity to join a busy Wills, Trusts and Probate team in the Private Client Department, within a leading and expanding Bedford law practice, with an established client base and reputation for quality service. They provide their solicitors with excellent career progression and a competitive remuneration package. Initially, systems training will be provided at their modern offices, which are conveniently located with easy access to transport links and local amenities and then maybe based from home until safe to return.


Please note SVB Solutions are acting as a Recruitment agency for the purposes of this vacancy.