Private Client Associate / Senior Associate

Job Title: Private Client Associate / Senior Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
REF: 1671
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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A top 40 leading law firm is looking for a Private Client Associate / Senior Associate with 6+ years’ PQE to join their Legal 500 team in Birmingham. 

In this role, you will undertake a broad range of private client work predominantly for individuals with connections to the landed estate market. 

In return, you’ll receive a generous holiday allowance and benefits package and have plenty of learning and development opportunities.  

Private Client Associate - Birmingham 

The company & role  

  • A well-established national practice with a supportive culture and an excellent reputation  

  • Your work will include advising on tax and property ownership structures, estate planning, matters relating to inheritance and capital gains tax, trusts, partnerships and other structures, and other related tax and fiduciary work. 

  • You will be expected to carry out marketing and business development activities to expand the landed estate client base in the Midlands and nationally.  

  • The firm are committed to fostering a culture of equality and diversity and are a Stonewall Diversity Champion  

  • They are also on ‘The Sunday Times’ Best 100 Companies to Work For’ for the 17th year running  

  • Commutable from Birmingham, West Bromwich, Wolverhampton, Walsall, Stourbridge and Coventry 

Added extras and benefits   

  • Bonus  

  • Generous pension  

  • 25 days annual leave plus the option to buy or sell days  

  • Income protection  

  • Employee assistance programme  

  • Continued learning and development  

The ideal candidate  

  • A Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive with 6+ years’ PQE with significant experience in private client work. 

  • May be STEP qualified  

  • Will possess excellent written English and drafting skills, have good research skills, including an ability to use online information sources.  

  • Will have strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build relationships with clients, potential clients and multipliers.  

  • Will have good negotiating skills, attention to detail, and time management skills.  

How to apply for this Private Client Associate / Senior Associate 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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