Private Client Senior Associate

Job Title: Private Client Senior Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Liverpool
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000
REF: 1899
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
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A top 50 law firm is looking for an experienced Private Client Solicitor to join them as a Senior Associate in Liverpool.   

In this role, alongside handling a varied caseload of matters, you’ll support and supervise junior lawyers.  

The firm place a significant emphasis on the wellbeing of their employees and offer flexible and home working to all of their lawyers. This is a fantastic position if you are looking to be an integral part of a leading private client team while maintaining your work-life balance.  

Private Client Senior Associate Solicitor - Liverpool  

The company & role   

  • A national heavyweight with a Legal 500 private client department and an excellent reputation   

  • In this role you will manage your own caseload of private client work, including high value/complex probate work and estate planning for high-net-worth individuals with a particular focus on advising the firms OMB clients. 

  • You will assist other case handlers in the team and wider department with their cases as may be required 

  • You will also supervise and develop the skills of other team members including trainees and paralegals and supervise the support staff and admin team in Liverpool 

  • As a result of the firm’s fantastic internal training programme, you will have excellent opportunities for learning and development  

  • The firm identify as a socially and environmentally conscious company and are committed to fostering a culture of equality and diversity  

  • Commutable from Liverpool, Chester, The Wirral, Southport and Warrington  

 Added extras and benefits    

  • Top of the market pay    

  • Agile and home working    

  • Genuine career progression prospects   

  • 25 days holiday   

  • Healthcare   

  • Pension plan   

  • Life insurance   

  • Childcare vouchers   

  • Discounted gym membership   

  • Optical and dental scheme   

The ideal candidate   

  • A Private Client Solicitor with 6+ years’ PQE   

  • Will have a keen interest and wide experience in all aspects of private client law, but particularly high value/complex probate work and estate planning for high net worth individuals and OMB clients 

  • STEP qualified is desirable 

  • Will have business development skills and experience – an existing network of contacts would be highly advantageous 

  • Will have the ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative 

  • Will have a flexible approach 

How to apply for this Private Client Senior 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 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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