Private Client Solicitor (4+ PQE)

Job Title: Private Client Solicitor (4+ PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chester
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
REF: 2020
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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A growing multi-service law firm in the heart of Chester are looking to take on a Private Client Solicitor with 4+ PQE. 

In this role, you’ll join a busy and knowledgeable team of 10 private client lawyers and handle a diverse range of wills, trusts and probate work.  

The firm offer their lawyers a great deal of flexibility and you’ll be able to split your week between working from home and in the office. They’re also open to considering lawyers who would like to work just 4 days a week, so this is a fantastic opportunity if you’re looking to improve your work-life balance. 

Private Client Solicitor – Chester 

The company & role 

  • A down-to-earth multi-service firm based in the heart of Chester 

  • In this role, you'll work closely with clients to build and maintain lasting relationships as you manage your own caseload of will, estate administration Lasting Power of Attorney and Trust matters 

  • You’ll also work alongside the Head of Department in supervising junior members of the team 

  • The firm have a down-to-earth and supportive culture 

  • They are accredited by Lexcel and Lawnet 

  • The firm offer lots of inhouse training opportunities so you’ll be supported if there are any areas in which you’d like to further develop your skills  

  • Commutable from Chester, Ellesmere Port, The Wirral, Wrexham and Liverpool 

 Added extras and benefits 

  • Competitive salary 

  • 25 days annual leave 

  • Flexible working 

  • Company health scheme 

  • Ongoing training and development  

  • Part-time available 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Private Client Solicitor with 4+ years PQE  

  • Will have experience in handling a caseload of wills, trusts and LPAs 

  • May also have experience of dealing with Court of Protection work 

  • May be STEP qualified 

  • Will have excellent client care and communication skills 

  • Will be able to work proactively and collaboratively with others 

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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