Private Client Solicitor

Location
England, Hampshire, Southampton
Salary
£40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
17 Jun 2019
Closes
15 Jul 2019
Ref
BBBH9586
Contact
Joe Bryant
Practice area
Private client
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Are you a Private Client Solicitor looking for a significant career springboard? If so, then this firm want to hear from you!


The firm


This top 200 firm, who have had an exceptional impact on the market in recent years, are really continuing to thrive. The firm have several recognised tier 1 level departments as a result of their recent successes. Whilst the firm has a modern and expansive approach, they share a heritage in the area boasting over 150 years giving them an unrivalled connection with the local communities. As a result, the firm benefits from a significant number of referrals and repeat works.


The firm really does comprise of the some of the leading solicitors in the region, and they pride themselves on being able to offer London-like caseloads at regional rate fees. Whilst the firm does have a strong focus on the service for individuals, they also share a strong focus on SME's, high street brands and larger corporations giving any employee the platform for broad caseload exposure.


The role


This is a fantastic opportunity for a Private Client solicitor, ideally 4+ years PQE, to join an already well-established department based in Southampton, Hampshire.


In this role, you will be dealing with a broad, diverse range of caseloads varying from medium-networth to high-networth cases. Whilst experience is key, personability in the role is of equal importance. Moreover, you will be working alongside some of the regions most commercially minded, yet approachable and sympathetic solicitors.


You will have a large focus on Tax and Estate Planning in the role, but a rounded knowledge of Private Client will be beneficial. In this role you will be dealing with a broad variety of LPA's, wills, probate, tax and estate planning. An understanding of all these aspects of Private Client is key to a successful application.


Requirements

  • You will be ideally, 4+ years PQE, but more junior applications will be considered, and more senior applications are encouraged!
  • You will ideally be STEP qualified
  • You will be competent in managing your own caseloads
  • You will be personable, ambitious and driven


This is a fantastic opportunity for a Private Client solicitor to join a well-established team based in Southampton, Hampshire.