Private Client Associate Solicitor (5+ PQE)

Job Title: Private Client Associate Solicitor (5+ PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chester
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
REF: 2152
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email: kelly.reid@realmrecruit.com

A leading regional law firm looking for an experienced Private Client Solicitor to join them as an Associate.  

Working as part of the firm’s Legal 500 private client team, you will deal with primarily inheritance tax planning, succession planning and complex wills and trusts matters, often on behalf of high-net-worth individuals and corporate clients.  

This is a fantastic opportunity to deal with interesting work while being involved in growing and developing a successful team.  

Private Client Associate Solicitor - Chester 

The company & role   

  • A well-regarded commercial firm with offices in Chester and Liverpool 

  • In this role you will manage your own caseload of high-calibre private client work, including high value/complex probate work and tax and estate planning for high-net-worth individuals  

  • You’ll also supervise junior colleagues and assist in developing and growing the department 

  • You’ll be supported and encouraged by senior members of the team in order to further your career 

  • The firm do a great deal of charity work on behalf of local and national good causes 

  • Commutable from Chester, Wrexham, Ellesmere Port, The Wirral and North Shropshire

 Added extras and benefits    

  • Hybrid working (some home working) 

  • 26 days holiday plus holiday purchase scheme 

  • Private healthcare  

  • Free parking 

The ideal candidate   

  • A Private Client Solicitor with 5+ years’ PQE   

  • Will have experience of dealing with high-net-worth individuals and corporate clients 

  • Will have experience of supervising/mentoring other fee-earners 

  • Will be STEP qualified 

  • Will have business development skills and experience 

  • May have experience of dealing with agricultural clients 

How to apply for this Private Client Associate Solicitor 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.reid@realmrecruit.com.    

Kelly is a Principal Consultant at Realm and works exclusively within private client, contentious probate and court of protection recruitment. She works with law firms of all sizes across the North West and Yorkshire, 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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