Private Client Solicitor (5+ PQE)

Job Title: Private Client Solicitor (5+ PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Macclesfield
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
REF: 864
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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A well-respected multi-service firm are looking for an experienced private client solicitor to join them. The firm's busy private client team looking to recruit in order to deal with an increasing flow of work; in this role, you will handle a mixed and interesting caseload of matters. 

The firm are strong believers in their lawyers having a healthy work-life balance and are open to considering taking on someone on a 4-day/week basis. This is a great opportunity for private client solicitor who would like to reduce the number of days you work, but at the same time, continue to handle good-quality caseload. 

Private Client Solicitor - Cheshire 

The company & role 

  • A multi-service Legal 500 firm  

  • You will be responsible for a diverse private client caseload, involving the administration of estates, the drafting of wills, the preparation of estate accounts, Court of Protection work and trusts and tax planning 

  • The firm are known for their down-to-earth and trusting culture without an emphasis on billing targets 

  • Commutable from: Manchester, Stockport, Altrincham, Wilmslow, Macclesfield 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Top of the market work 

  • Healthy work-life balance 

  • A relaxed yet professional working culture 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Private Client Solicitor with 5+ years’ PQE 

  • Will have a personable manner and be able to demonstrate a real commitment to and empathy with their clients 

  • May be STEP qualified or interested in working towards STEP qualification 

  • Could have a Legal 500 recommendation 

  • Will have very good communication skills and the ability to build and maintain good working relationships 

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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