Private Client Solicitor

Job Title: Private Client Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wigan
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
REF: 2028
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 5+ years’ PQE to join them in their Wigan office.

You will manage a varied caseload of Wills and Probate matters including preparation of Wills, lasting powers of attorney, trusts including personal injury trusts, Court of Protection matters and estate planning. 

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 remote working due to their commitment to fostering a healthy work-life balance 

Private Client Solicitor - Greater Manchester 

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 mind set, yet approachable and down to earth attitude, The firm provides an exciting place for long term career development and progression. 

  • The firm invests heavily in training and development, so this is an excellent opportunity if you would like to progress your career.  

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

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

Added extras and benefits  

  • Homeworking 

  • Supportive culture 

  • Healthy work-life balance 

  • Long-term career development prospects 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Private Client Solicitor with 5+ years’ PQE 

  • Will have experience of running a caseload  

  • Will have knowledge of the type of work including lasting powers of attorney, trusts including personal injury trusts, Court of Protection matters and estate planning  

  • Ideally STEP qualified and a member of Solicitors for the Elderly 

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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