Private Client Associate Solicitor

England, London, City of London
£65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
29 Mar 2019
26 Apr 2019
Sarah Beard
Practice area
Private client
Full time
Contract type

Are you a Private Client Solicitor looking for a position with a highly respected, Legal 500 ranked City practice? You will need to have the right drive, ambition, a solid background and 1-3 years PQE.

The Firm

This firm was one of the very first Practices to break down International boundaries and dedicate itself to protecting the philanthropic interests of a Multi-National client base. Large global corporations, the World's wealthiest 1%, Aristocracy, a plethora of UHNW connections, create an unparalleled network of wealth across its 18 International offices.

Acclaimed and adorated across multiple areas of law, their reputation is unrivalled for protecting the interests of their client. The Partnership combines the strengths of over 30+ ranked Lawyers, and many are the leading individuals in their practice areas.

The Role

This is an exciting opportunity for a Private Client Solicitor to join one of the most highly regarded Private Client departments, based in the City of London.

You will find such variety to the caseload, making for much more of an interesting role. There is no such thing as a typical client, the core profile of the firm's clients are wealthy families, often with a number of family trusts and grant making charitable trusts. Their assets are likely to include shares in family owned businesses, quoted investments, bespoke open-ended investment companies, hedge funds, landed estates and property.

They also act for business executives, entrepreneurs who have generated their own wealth, and families whose assets have accumulated over the generations.

There is a substantial offshore, foreign and international aspects to their practice and you would be expected to be familiar with dealing with the challenges this brings.

This role comes with really good prospects for career progression in a forward thinking, supportive team.


  • You will be a Private Client Associate with 1-3 years PQE.
  • A strong educational background is essential
  • You will have previous experience of dealing with private client, wealth structuring and tax
  • First class communication and interpersonal skills are essential
  • A keen ability in business development is preferable
  • There is an excellent opportunity for progression
  • Salary is above market rate and negotiable depending on experience