Private Client Solicitor (4+ PQE)

Realm Recruit
£40,000 - £50,000
Closing date
10 Mar 2021

Job Details

A highly regarded, full-service law firm in South Manchester have an exciting opportunity available for a Private Client Solicitor with at least 4 years' PQE.

Working as part of the firm’s Legal 500 recognised private client team, you will be entrusted with a varied caseload of matters and have plenty of opportunities to further develop your skills. You’ll be able to split your time between working from home and in the office and enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package.  

Private Client Solicitor – Manchester  The company & role  

    A Legal 500 and Chambers-recognised firm with an excellent reputation and multiple offices across Greater Manchester 

    In this role, you will be part of a private client team that deals with wills, trusts and probate work 

    The firm place great emphasis on the training and development of their team and many of their employees who joined at a junior level have progressed to positions of authority and responsibility 

    They also nurture diversity within their workforce and are allies of the LGBTQ+ community 

    They are also thoughtful about reducing the impact of the business on the environment and are members of the Legal Sustainability Alliance 

    Commutable from: Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Stockport and Warrington  

Added extras and benefits  

    25 days’ holiday + bank holidays + your birthday off 

    Pension contribution 

    Childcare vouchers 

    Firm and personal bonuses 

    Flexible and home working (2 days in the office, 3 days working from home) 

    Medical and dental insurance 

The ideal candidate 

    A Private Client Solicitor with 4+ years’ PQE 

    May be STEP qualified, although this is not essential 

    Someone with an empathetic, calm and caring nature and excellent client care skills 

    Will be a personable and articulate communicator 

    Will be able to autonomously run your caseload and also work as part of a team 

How to apply for this Private Client Solicitor role  If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above. Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Kelly on 03300 245 606 or email  

Kelly is a principal consultant here at Realm and works exclusively within private client and court of protection recruitment. She works with law firms of all sizes from private client boutiques to multi-service national firms. Kelly’s in-depth market knowledge and contacts enable her to match private client solicitors with the right firms and roles for them. 

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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only. 

Realm is committed to supporting disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. Applicants are invited to contact Realm to identify any additional support they might require to enable them to make an application. 


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Through our refreshing approach, underpinned by our five core values – to be refreshingly human, candid, niche, dynamic and consultative – we help to develop careers and sustainably grow law firms.

On a day-to-day basis, we work hard to deliver a personal and tailored recruitment service to the people we work with. We’re truly passionate about the people we work with and are committed to developing long-term mutually-beneficial relationships with both lawyers and law firms.

Each of our Consultants is ultra-specialist, working in a particular niche of the legal profession. We have specialists in all core legal practice areas. Their thorough understanding of the state of the market means that they are perfectly placed to advise those working in their specialist area.

Whether you’re a hiring manager looking for talented legal personnel or a lawyer looking for an exciting new challenge, we are ready to help you.

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