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Private Client Senior Solicitor

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  • Hybrid working
  • Career progression opportunities to Head of Department
  • Established, supportive, and family-friendly team
  • Multi-award-winning firm nominated as a finalist at the Yorkshire Legal Awards

This is a unique opportunity for a Private Client Senior Associate to join an award-winning and client-centric law practice in Leeds.

As a Private Client Senior Associate, you will play an integral part in the firm’s success. There will be substantial scope for progression, potentially stepping into a Head of Department or Senior Solicitor role within a few years.

You will bring a strong background in Private Client law and demonstrate proven potential for leadership. Ability to generate fees in addition to leadership qualities is essential for this role. Your experience, commitment and potential will contribute to the growth and success of this award-winning team.

On offer for you is a top-of-market salary, full flexible working, clear career progression, and an opportunity to work within a down-to-earth and knowledgeable team. The practicalities of the location make it easy to get to by car, and free parking is provided, further easing your day-to-day tasks.

Located in Leeds, this highly-respected firm is known for delivering top-notch service to its clients. They have been recognised not only for their high-quality advice but also for their exceptional work-life balance. Notably, they were finalists at the Yorkshire Legal Awards for their private client team in 2019.

If you’re an ambitious legal professional seeking an opportunity that offers flexibility, progression and an exceptional work environment, this Private Client Senior Associate role could be your ideal next career step.

How to apply for this role

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

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

Bill is an Associate 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


£45,000 - £65,000


  • West Yorkshire

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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