Locum Private Client Solicitor

Location
Northamptonshire
Salary
£35 - £45 Per Hour
Posted
24 May 2019
Closes
21 Jun 2019
Ref
RPS/6836160
Contact
Lauren Skinner - MID9
Practice area
Private client
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Part time
Contract type
Locum/Contract

Locum Private Client Solicitor – Northamptonshire
August or September 2019 start for 6-9 months
£35 - £45 per hour DOE


A reputable, long established law firm based in Northamptonshire seek a Private Client Solicitor for an attractive 6 – 9 month maternity leave contract. The role is due to commence in August or September 2019.

The successful applicant will have responsibility for handling a full private client caseload to include providing expert advice to clients on Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection Work and Estate administration.

There will also be elements of advising clients and colleagues on inheritance and capital gains tax issues, as well as dealing with complex will drafting and LPA, succession planning and providing advice on the use of trusts and tax-efficient investments.

It is essential that the applicant is able to handle a busy caseload of private client matters autonomously. Experience of managing junior fee earners is advantageous.

The firm maintain an excellent reputation in the local area and offer an innovative approach to their practice whilst serving clients' and upholding their traditional values.

This is a part time position and a lucrative hourly rate of up to £45 per hour is on offer depending on experience.

If you are interested in this position, please contact Cressida Brathwaite or Rebecca Smith at Venn Group on 0121 616 0681, or email your CV to midlandslegal@venngroup.com.

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.