Private Client Solicitor (0-4 years PQE)

Merseyside, Lancashire
£based on experience
26 Feb 2018
26 Mar 2018
Practice area
Private client
Full time
Contract type

Highly regarded and well-established law firm is looking to appoint an additional specialist in Wills, Probate, Trusts and Wealth Protection Service

Based in the Merseyside and West Lancashire area, this thriving, full service law firm offers excellent quality work and career progression.

The nature of the role and remuneration is likely to appeal to a recently qualified solicitor with previous experience of private client services. Typical instructions will cover:

  • Preparing and advising on Wills.
  • Estate planning through wills, lifetime trusts and ongoing trusts.
  • Elderly advice such as panning around care and nursing costs
  • Powers of Attorney and Advance Directives
  • Obtaining Probate and Orders of Administration
  • Collection of assets and estate distribution
  • IHT calculations and liaising with Inland Revenue
  • Court of Protection
  • Contested Probates

With the benefit of advising a diverse client base, the firm is instructed on a varied range of instructions managing trusts and estates of all sizes.

You will be supporting the Head of Department, a highly experienced and STEP accredited Private Client lawyer, who will provide excellent support and mentoring.

In this role, you will be afforded plenty of client contact undertaking a varied and interesting range of quality, private client work

Actis Legal specialises in the North West legal market and with such a detailed knowledge of the region, we are able to provide tailored and bespoke advice to individuals we act for and identify suitable career moves.  All enquiries treated in the strictest of confidence.

** Please note that references to post qualification experience (PQE) are given as a guideline to the competences required for technical, client and case management skills, as well as budgeted salary for the role. We encourage you to apply for any job for which you feel you are a suitable candidate.