Private Client Solicitor

Location
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
Salary
£40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
09 Apr 2019
Closes
07 May 2019
Ref
BBBH12390
Contact
Joseph Kersey
Practice area
Private client
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Are you an ambitious Lawyer (4 years PQE+) looking seeking a springboard for career progression? This modern, dynamic and forward-thinking firm have an opportunity which could lead to head of department within two years. This would be a great opportunity for someone looking to propel their career forward in a well-respected and growing law firm.

The firm

This Legal 500 ranked firm have recently merged with another practice. They are a modern firm with traditional values, there is a family feel which runs throughout the firm and having visited them many times myself, there is always a warmness felt with no matter who you speak to, junior or senior.

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 year.

The role

The firm are seeking to hire a Private Client Solicitor into their Manchester office.

Since the firms acquisition of a new office in the West End, the firm are seeking to offer private client services out of this new office, working in collaboration with their established and busy team in their Hampstead office. You will work as part of a friendly, supportive and dynamic team and will be well supported. This role would suit an ambitious candidate who wants to build on an already successful department and have the autonomy to shape their own destiny.

The firm have so many enquiries currently coming in which they are unable to service at present and a number of really strong leads, which will give the perfect platform to build off.

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 4 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 Private Client Solicitor to join this legal 500 ranked firm, based in the Manchester office.

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

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