Private Client Solicitor (3-7 PQE)

Job Title: Private Client Solicitor (3-7 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
REF: 1255
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
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A top 200 commercial law firm is looking for Private Client Solicitor to join their highly regarded team in Manchester city centre.   

In this role, you’ll handle a varied caseload of high-calibre private client work, including wills and probate, tax planning and Court of Protection matters. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a very well-regarded firm that nurtures the talent of its lawyers and boasts a friendly and supportive working environment

Private Client Solicitor - Manchester  

The company & role 

  • leading Manchester firm with a Legal 500 private client department

  • You will join a team that handles all aspects of private client work, mainly on behalf of high-net-worth individuals, including inheritance tax planning and wills, Court of Protection, powers of attorney, probate, planning for family businesses and tax investigations 

  • The firm has a down-to-earth, social dynamic and a great team mentality 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, Warrington and Lancashire 

Added extras and benefits 

  • Competitive salary 
  • Exceptional culture and emphasis placed on employee wellbeing 

  • Some flexibility with working hours 

  • Generous holiday allowance, plus the option to purchase extra days 

  • Death in service 

  • Staff referral scheme 

  • Interest free travel pass loan 

  • An active social calendar of team parties and events along with charity fundraisers 

  • Career development loan 

The ideal candidate 

  • technically strong Private Client Solicitor with at least 3-7 years’ PQE 

  • Will be STEP qualified or a lawyer working towards STEP qualification 

  • Will be used to handling their own mixed caseload of high-net-worth private client work 

  • A personable and articulate communicator with excellent client care skills 

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 and court of protection recruitment. She works with law firms of all sizes 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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