Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottingham
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SS25664H
Contact Name: Simon Shorter
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 13, 2017 11:03

Job Description

Fantastic opportunity for ambitious solicitor or legal executive to join one of the UK’s top-rated law firms

Our client is a heavyweight regional law practice stretching across the Midlands from Leeds to London with a strong national client base and international connections.  This highly-acclaimed, multi-award-winning firm is recognised for its commitment to providing an outstanding level of service to clients and an exceptionally supportive working environment for all levels of fee-earners and support staff.  The private client department is enjoying an increasing level of instructions and a vacancy has now arisen for an ambitious solicitor or legal executive to join the team in the Nottingham office.

The private client department deals with the full range of matters from Court of Protection work through to all aspects of personal finance and estate management including a substantial amount of contentious work.  This is a fantastic opportunity for a lawyer looking to take his or her career to the next level, as although the role is initially dealing with wills, probate and LPA, the firm is looking for a candidate who would eventually like to specialise in trusts law.  You should have commercial acumen, a creative problem-solving approach and excellent client-care skills. For further details of this private client role, please contact Simon quoting reference SS25664.

You will:-
Be a 2 - 5+ years’ PQE solicitor or a similarly experienced legal executive;
Have an excellent academic background, with a minimum of a 2:1 pass at first degree level;
Have STEP membership, or be willing to work towards the same;
Possess outstanding client-care skills, with an empathetic approach and the ability to explain complex matters in clear, accessible language;
Be a great team-player.


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