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Private Client Solicitor

JMC Legal Recruitment
Scotland, Edinburgh
£38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Closing date
6 Dec 2023

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Practice area
Private client
Contract type
Full time
Newly qualified, 1 year, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years
Private practice

Job Details

This multi-award-winning Solicitor Estate Agency has witnessed tremendous growth in recent years and is now seeking a friendly and engaging solicitor to support its tight-knit private client team in Edinburgh.

For those looking for a stimulating role, this position involves managing a varied caseload of private client work and lots of client contact.

With ample room to progress your career, there is a real opportunity to play a central role in the growth of this well-respected business and take an exciting next step in your career.

The Firm

Consistently recognised for its outstanding service, this Solicitor Estate Agent is a frontrunner in the Scottish market. With a growing presence across the East Coast, the firm has cultivated a welcoming and friendly working environment, with team-working and social events being a frequent occurrence.

Each team member will receive full and ongoing training to ensure they are well-placed to provide exemplary client service and achieve their personal career goals. As the firm goes from strength to strength there is ample room to develop your career with the firm, and many of the solicitors have progressed quickly through the ranks all the way to Partner level.

There is a real focus on providing exceptional client service and the caring nature required to do this permeates the firm culture too, with good flexibility and well-being being brought to the forefront.

Quality is clear when considering the many awards the firm has received nationally. If you are seeking to develop your expertise in Private Client and take a rewarding step forward in your career, this is a real opportunity to do so.

The Role

Working as part of a tight-knit and collegiate team, the successful applicant will support the established and growing Private Client team to service a dynamic caseload of clients.

With a consistent flow of clients being referred through the Estate Agency practice, you will be in a position to support members of your local community with some of their most crucial legal arrangements including, but not limited to:

  • Wills
  • Executry Administration
  • Succession Planning
  • Preparation of Powers of Attorney
  • Tax advice

Much of the role will be client-facing and involves making home visits to those clients who are unable to attend the office. The firm supports many local charities and care providers in meeting their patients' private client needs, meaning you should have a caring and empathetic attitude.

You will be a core member of this growing team, vital to supporting them in undertaking this incredibly fulfilling work.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Is a qualified solicitor with strong private client experience
  • Can manage a varied caseload
  • Has strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively and empathetically with clients and colleagues alike.
  • Is well organised and can prioritise efficiently

What's on offer

  • Join a friendly and motivated team in a growing firm with an esteemed reputation
  • Clear career progression pathway
  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent benefits package

Apply now for immediate consideration or call Jules Grieve on 0131 460 7747 for a confidential conversation.


JMC Legal Recruitment are a National legal recruitment agency with offices in London, Bristol and New York. Working with Top law firms, a refreshing approach.

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