Private Client Solicitor

Location
England, West Midlands
Salary
£45000 - £60000 per annum + Good Package
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Ref
DF38843
Contact
Dante Friend
Practice area
Private client
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Private Client Solicitor

Private Client Solicitor , Staffordshire

Well known regional firm in the Midlands are now looking for a private client solicitor to head up a highly productive team.

There is a team of 4 all with secretarial support and you will be happy to nurture the firms' existing well developed client base but also look to increase still further their profile.

You can expect to handle the full remit of private client work - wills , probate, trusts, services for the elderly, lasting powers of attorney, trusts, inheritance tax matters, court of protection matters and the firm would be especially keen to hear from solicitors with knowledge of welfare benefits, care funding regulations and taxation.

What is also absolutely imperative is that you have managed or supervised staff and have the ability to communicate effectively with both internal and external clients.

Inheriting a caseload of work you will have made your made elsewhere in a noted team and you will have a varied skillset having taken on responsibility.

You should be commercial in approach and be willing to get out into the local community and forge your own reputation as others at the firm have done previously, anticipating any new opportunities and maximising the potential of those opportunities.

You should be appreciative of your clients' needs and always be prepared to go the extra mile for them.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a successful and stable team with a good client base to inherit.

Applications from relocators will be considered however you should be able to demonstrate a commitment to live and work in the Staffordshire area.

Salary to negotiation based on experience or based on any work in progress that can be brought along.

Please contact Dante Friend, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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