Senior Private Client Solicitor

Location
England, London, West End
Salary
£60000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted
09 Apr 2019
Closes
07 May 2019
Ref
BBBH11584
Contact
Jason Connolly
Practice area
Private client
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

This firm deal with an excellent quality of work, you will find a friendly, family feel throughout the firm. This role comes with excellent prospects for progression, including head of department and partner prospects.

The firm

This Legal 500 ranked firm is very similar in style to a West End practice. They have an excellent client base of HNW individuals and businesses, and a growing proportion of their work has an international element; the practice rests in the affluent area of Hampstead, North London. The firm has been established 15+ years and have grown year on year and now have a head count of over 50 members of staff. The company has attracted many lawyers out of the city who are looking to deal still with a high quality of work but want better work-life balance, progression, and prospects. You will find that they punch above their weight regarding quality of work. The firm is dynamic, innovative, and quick to adapt to changing market trends. The team has a friendly, supportive, and progressive culture which has allowed them to have a staff retention rate of 95% in recent years.

The role

This legal 500 firm are seeking to hire a Senior Private Client Solicitor into their flourishing Hampstead, London office.

The private client department deals with an excellent quality of work, quite often for HNW individuals with sometimes more complex matters that involve overseas assets.

You will work with a close-knit team, the team are friendly, supportive and professional. You will be the most senior fee earner in the private client department, they are currently busy. You will have the autonomy to make the role your own, but equally will have good support from the other Partners within the firm. This role comes with excellent prospects for progression, including head of department and partner prospects.

The caseload will include, but not be limited to; Wills, probates, estates, trusts, tax advice and some court of protection matters.

Requirements

  • You will be a Private Client Solicitor with at least 5 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of PQE)
  • A meticulous eye for detail is essential
  • Experience of leading and mentoring more junior members of a team is to advantage but is not essential
  • Salary is above market rate and negotiable depending on your background and level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package

This is a stand-out opportunity for a Senior Private Client Solicitor to join this legal 500 ranked firm, based in the picturesque location of Hampstead, London.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.

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