Private Client Solicitor (2-5 PQE)

Job Title: Private Client Solicitor (2-5 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wigan
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
REF: 2179
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email:

A top 150 award-winning national law firm with a fantastic reputation are looking for a Private Client Solicitor with 2-5 years’ PQE to join their team. 

You will manage a varied caseload of a range of private client work such as wills, LPAs, probate, trusts, and Court of Protection within a supportive team environment.  

This is an ideal opportunity for an ambitious Private Client Solicitor who would like to do away with the daily commute into the city centre and be part of a close-knit team doing good-quality work. The firm can also offer largely home working with a minimum of 1 day per week in the office, due to their commitment to fostering a healthy work-life balance, but you can also work in the office more if preferred 

Private Client Solicitor - Wigan

The company & role 

  • A Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners recognised full-service law firm with 6 offices across the UK 

  • The firm has a strong commitment to the future growth and development of the business. With an ambitious mindset, yet approachable and down to earth attitude, The firm provides an exciting place for long term career development and progression. 

  • Excellent opportunity to continue to build on experience and progress and develop within this forward-thinking, dynamic law firm.  

  • They have an excellent structure where they have an initial calls centre that vet new enquiries, paralegals who support the team and senior solicitors who will be able to offer their support/mentor you. 

  • They have a supportive and collegiate culture and understand the importance of having a healthy work-life balance 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Wigan, Bolton, St Helens, Preston and Warrington 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Home working 

  • Supportive culture 

  • Healthy work-life balance 

  • Long-term career development prospects 

The ideal candidate 

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

  • Will be used to handling a varied caseload  

  • Will be a confident communicator with outstanding client care skills  

  • A hard-working team player focused on getting the very best result   

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 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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