Private Client Solicitor (1-4 PQE)

Job Title: Private Client Solicitor (1-4 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Buxton
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 (DOE)
REF: 2256
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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A well-established, down-to-earth practice in Buxton is looking to take on a junior Private Client Solicitor. 

In this role, you’ll join a friendly and close-knit team of specialist private client solicitors and handle a diverse and interesting caseload of matters on behalf of local clients.  

While this position is primarily office-based, you will have the option of working from home. 

Private Client Solicitor - Buxton 

The company & role  

  • A well-regarded multi-service law firm with deep roots within the local community 

  • You’ll handle a varied private client caseload involving wills, the administration of estates, Lasting Powers of Attorney and applications to the Court of Protection 

  • You’ll work closely alongside, and will have the chance to learn from, much more experienced solicitors 

  • The firm have supported Will Aid for many years and are members of the National Free Wills Network and The Cancer Research UK Free Will Service. What’s more, all solicitors within the private client team are Dementia Friends 

  • Commutable from Buxton, Macclesfield, Stockport, Wilmslow and Leek 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Home working 

  • A down-to-earth working environment  

  • Training and development opportunities and good progression prospects 

The ideal candidate  

  • A Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive with 1-4 years PQE 

  • Will have experience of handling their own caseload 

  • Will be a personable and articulate communicator who is comfortable managing and developing client relationships  

  • Will be committed to delivering a high level of client care  

How to apply for this Private Client 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 here 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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