Private Client Solicitor

Job Title: Private Client Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds
Salary: Circa. £43,000 - £52,000 DOE
REF: 2431
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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One of the leading specialist practices outside London is looking for a Private Client Solicitor to join their specialist team 

In this role, you will be dealing with all aspects of estate administration, including complex estates of high value, estates which include agricultural and/or business property, taxable estates and intestacies. 

This role can be largely home working, just attending the office as and when required rather than a set day a week. Or you can be in the office more if you prefer, making this the perfect opportunity for a private client solicitor looking to add more flexibility to their work life. 

Private Client Solicitor - Leeds 

The company & role  

  • A down-to-earth, friendly firm with a family feel and a deep-rooted history  

  • In this role, you will join a leading Legal 500 private client team that is one of the largest and most successful private client teams outside London 

  • You will work in a busy, friendly, collegiate atmosphere and be part of the probate team specialising in the administration of complex and high-value estates. 

  • The firm is committed to continually training and developing its staff and strongly encourages career progression  

  • The firm is also moving to new offices in Leeds which are modern, bright and close to the train station. 

  • Commutable from Leeds, Sheffield, Bradford, Rotherham, Manchester 

 Added extras and benefits  

  • 27 days annual leave + Bank Holidays 

  • Wellbeing and mental health is a top priority  

  • Structured leadership  

  • Supportive team environment 

The ideal candidate  

  • A Private Client Solicitor with 3-6 years PQE 

  • Ideally, STEP qualified but not essential 

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

  • Excellent client care and communication skills 

How to apply for this Private Client 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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