Private Client Legal Executive

Job Title: Private Client Legal Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £32,000 - £40,000
REF: 970
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email:

In this Private Client Legal Executive role, you will join one of Greater Manchester’s most reputable law firms. You will take on an existing busy caseload and be part of a close-knit specialist private client team. 

The firm have a long-standing tradition of promoting from within and offer an excellent package of benefits. The position is predominantly office-based but with the option of remote working. Part time (4 days a week) might also be considered for the right candidate. 

Private Client Legal Executive - Manchester 

The company & role 

  • A down-to-earth, friendly firm with a family feel and a deep-rooted history 

  • You will be responsible for a varied private client caseload including wills, trusts, power of attorney and probate work 

  • The firm are committed to continually training and developing their staff and strongly encourage career progression 

  • They won law firm of the year at the Manchester Legal Awards and have been awarded the Investors in People Gold accreditation  

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside, Oldham, Rochdale, High Peak 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • 23 days holiday plus the ability to purchase extra days 

  • Contributory pension scheme 

  • Death in service 

  • Paid for car-parking 

  • Performance-related annual bonus 

  • Enhanced sick pay 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Private Client Lawyer with 2-5 years’ PQE 

  • Will be able to autonomously run your caseload and also work as part of a team 

  • May be STEP qualified, although this is not essential 

  • Someone with an empathetic, calm and caring nature and excellent client care skills 

  • Will be a personable and articulate communicator 

How to apply for this Private Client Legal Executive 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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