Private Client Solicitor (8+ PQE)

Job Title: Private Client Solicitor (8+ PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
REF: 1064
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
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One of Greater Manchester’s most reputable firms is looking for an experienced Private Client Solicitor to join them. In this role, you will handle an interesting and varied private client caseload and be actively involved in business development and networking to help grow the team. 

The firm have a long-standing tradition of promoting from withinIn addition, they really look after their staff and offer an excellent package of benefits.  

This is a fantastic opportunity for a private client lawyer looking to take the next step up and have an integral role in a leading private client department.  

Private Client Solicitor - Greater Manchester

The company & role 

  • A down-to-earth, multi-service firm with a deep-rooted history of serving client within the local community 

  • You will take over an existing private client caseload of wills, trusts, powers of attorney and probate matters 

  • You will also mentor junior members of the team and be involved in business development activity to help grow the department 

  • The firm are committed to continually training and developing their staff and have been awarded the Investors in People Gold accreditation. 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside, Oldham, Rochdale, High Peak 

Added extras and benefits 

  • 23 days holiday plus the ability to purchase extra days 

  • Contributory pension scheme 

  • Death in service 

  • Paid for car-parking 

  • Performance-related annual bonus 

  • Enhanced sick pay 

The ideal candidate 

  • technically strong Private Client Solicitor with 8+ years’ PQE 

  • Will be a confident networker 

  • Will have experience supervising junior solicitors and legal executives 

  • May be STEP qualified

  • Will have an empathetic, personable, calm and caring nature  

  • Will have a down-to-earth attitude and excellent client care and communication 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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