Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Plymouth
Salary: Competitive Salary
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CW26998
Contact Name: Charlotte Waters
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 13, 2017 10:03

Job Description

Good work/life balance and opportunities for continued training on offer for Private Client Lawyer in Devon.

The Firm
Our client is an historic practice with strong roots and highly desirable location based in the heart of the city. Blending traditional values of commitment and client care with modern practices, they utilise their expansive knowledge and expertise to ensure a pro-active, accessible approach which is tailored to the client’s individual needs. Recognising that their staff are their greatest asset, they provide a good work/life balance and encourage their employees to continually strive to reach their full potential through training and rewarding work. Actively involved within their local community, they support local and national charities and events which has resulted in them building successful working relationships with clients and an enviable client base both locally and further afield.

The Role
We are now actively seeking a dynamic Private Client Lawyer for a busy team based in Plymouth. Ensuring high levels of client care and service at all times, the successful Lawyer will manage a full and varied caseload, advising on areas to include: will drafting; the administration of estates; LPAs; the preparation of inheritance tax forms; tax planning; drafting of trust deeds and supplementary documents; elderly client matters and; probate matters.

Keen to play an active role in the continued success of the department and practice as a whole, the successful Lawyer will build and maintain client relationships and immerse themselves in initiatives, to generate client referrals. Offering opportunities for continued training, a good work/life balance and friendly and supportive working environment, where you can achieve your full potential, this position is not to be missed. Please contact Charlotte for further information quoting reference CW26998.

The Candidate
You must be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with a minimum of 2 years’ PQE;
You will be technically proficient with wide-ranging private client experience;
You will have outstanding communication skills and a client-focused approach;
You will be commercially aware;
You will be highly organised, personable and detail orientated;
You will be a pro-active team player with a desire for professional development.

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