A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen for a senior Private Client Solicitor to join, head up and further build the private client department at a well-known Legal 500 firm, due to the retirement of one of the current senior members of the team.
The firm has been running for almost 90 years and are extremely well regarded, ranking highly for several different practice areas. The role will be based at the firm’s office a short distance from the City of London.
In this role you will be tasked with handling a varied caseload, covering all manner of private client matters including: wills, probate, LPA's, trusts, estate planning and Court of Protection matters. You will also be contributing to the ongoing development of the department. There is strong support on offer, along with excellent development prospects, with the department expected to grow within a relatively short period of time.
To be successful in your application you will possess the following attributes:
- 5 years' PQE+
- Extensive experience of private client law, including: wills, probate, trusts, estate planning, LPA's and Court of Protection
- Current member of STEP or already working towards the accreditation (desirable, but not essential)
- Self-driven, capable of marketing yourself and generating new business
- Have previously worked in a leadership position or with the potential to move in to a management role
With the existing member of the team moving quickly towards retirement, the firm are keen to meet suitable Private Client Solicitors as soon as possible.
To be considered please apply now or contact Tom Stafford at G2 Legal for further information - 0207 649 9298.