Private Client Associate

Job Title: Private Client Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: Circa £45,000-£55,000
REF: 670
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
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In this Associate level Private Client Solicitor role you will join the Legal 500 listed private client department of a Top 200, Manchester headquartered firm. You will enjoy a better work/life balance than you arguably would at any other firm in Manchester that undertakes work of the calibre you could expect to handle in this role. This is a vibrant and down-to-earth firm that has got a fantastic culture and team dynamic. 

Private Client Associate – Manchester

The company & role
  • Firm with a Manchester tradition and a fantastic culture
  • There’s a lack of internal politics, a great team mentality, and a real social side to working there
  • Legal 500 private client team within Top 200 law firm
  • Work is largely HNW
  • All aspects of private client work including inheritance tax planning and wills, court of protection, powers of attorney, probate, planning for family businesses and tax investigations
  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Bolton, Warrington, Stockport, Greater Manchester
The ideal candidate
  • Private Client Solicitor; 5+ PQE
  • Technically strong
  • Must be able to handle own caseload of a variety of HNW private client work
  • Ideally STEP qualified or working towards STEP
  • Personable and confident/articulate communicator

Added extras
  • Highly competitive pay
  • Some flexibility with working hours
  • Exceptional culture, with massive emphasis placed on employee well-being and having a healthy work/life balance
  • Genuine career progression prospects; many of the senior lawyers/partners have progressed from junior level within the firm
  • Pension contribution
  • Can buy additional 5 days holiday
  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
The next step
To register your interest in this Associate level Private Client Solicitor vacancy, select the ‘APPLY’ option. Alternatively, contact Kelly at Realm Recruit.
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