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Private Client Senior Associate

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  • Top-of-market pay
  • Up to three days from home and flexible hours
  • Tier 1 Legal 500 firm

A full-service law firm with a great reputation across South Yorkshire and Derbyshire is looking for a Private Client Solicitor with at least five years PQE to join its successful and growing team as a Senior Associate.

As well as receiving a top-of-market salary, you’ll be able to work from home two to three days per week and will have flexibility when it comes to your working hours.

If you’re looking to progress your legal career, this is a fantastic firm to join. If you’d like to undertake STEP, you’ll be fully supported and you’ll have plenty of other opportunities to develop your expertise and skillset.

The team is highly regarded and award-winning with lawyers at all levels, and covers the full spectrum of private client matters, from trust and estate planning to inheritance tax.

As well as handling a varied private client caseload, you’ll support younger and less experienced members of the team. You’ll also work closely with the contentious probate department.

You’ll receive a competitive selection of benefits including a range of health and wellbeing perks, travel support and a generous holiday allowance. You’ll also be entitled to one day per year off to undertake charity or volunteer work.

How to apply for this role 

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’.

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Bill Szajna Hopgood at Realm Recruit.

Bill is a Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of private client, Court of Protection and contentious probate lawyers. Working with departments across Yorkshire, he recruits for private client roles at all levels, from paralegal to partner. If you’re a private client solicitor looking to make a move, Bill can help you find the right role.

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Key details


£48,000 - £65,000


  • Derbyshire

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area

Private Client

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Bill Szajna-Hopgood

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Specialist for private client, Court of Protection and contentious probate lawyers in Yorkshire.

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