commensurate with experience
24 Jul 2017
21 Aug 2017
Ryan Cotton
Full time
Contract type
High quality caseload, career development and the opportunity to contribute to the firms’ vision for an ambitious Private Client Lawyer in Mansfield.

A well-established, multi-office firm, proud of their heritage and links to the communities in which they are based; our client offers a full range of legal services to businesses and individuals across the East Midlands. With a staff of expert and committed lawyers and support staff, they pride themselves in the ability to offer the personal touch with expert advice and support at every turn. Offering a welcoming environment, the staff enjoy a professional and collaborative workspace and have worked hard to attain numerous accreditations of which they are rightly proud.

The Role
This is a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic and talented Private Client Lawyer to join our clients’ well-regarded practice in Mansfield. Becoming part of a specialist team, with a presence in all branches; the successful Lawyer will enjoy a varied caseload incorporating all aspects of Wills and Probate work, acting for a loyal and growing client base. The caseload will include: simple and complex Will drafting; estate and tax planning; Court of Protection applications; probate and estate administration and; LPAs. In addition, the ideal Lawyer will supervise junior members of the department and play a key role in business development activities to drive further growth and success for the department and firm as a whole.

In return our client offers a competitive remuneration package, high quality work and a structured career path for the successful Lawyer. Please contact Ryan for further information quoting reference RC25778.

The Candidate
You must be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with a minimum of 3 years’ PQE gained within a well-regarded Private Client department.
You must have excellent technical skills with a broad range of expertise.
First class interpersonal and motivational skills are essential for the position.
Prior supervisory experience would be highly advantageous.
You will be client-focused with a high level of commercial awareness.
A flair for business development is a pre-requisite.
Additional accreditations are desirable.
You will be confident, display meticulous attention to detail and driven.

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