Private Client Solicitor

Job Title: Private Client Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston
Salary: £30,000 - £36,000
REF: 2791
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
Contact Email: recruiters@realmrecruit.com

Are you a Private Client Solicitor looking for: 

  • A growing top 100, Legal 500 law firm 

  • A firm that has a fantastic team culture that is committed to the development of it's staff 

  • A firm that offers flexible and home working 

A legal 500 recognised ‘leading’ firm are looking for a Private Client Solicitor with 1-3 years PQE to join their firm in Lancashire.  

In this role you will be dealing with a mix of Private Client Case Work, i.e. Probate, Administration of Estates, Wills, IHT Planning Advice, General Estate Planning, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection, trusts drafting and administration. 

The firm are committed to the development of its staff and have a fantastic team culture. They also offer an excellent salary and a competitive benefits package.  This is a great opportunity for an ambitious Solicitor looking to progress their career and a join a team with a fantastic culture. 

Private Client Solicitor - Preston 

The company & role  

  • A growing top 100 full-service law firm with offices across Manchester, Lancashire and Leeds  

  • The firm are committed to staff training and development, this has been recognised through their Investors in People accreditation and awards.   

  • A number of their lawyers are included in the latest editions of the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners  

  • The firm offer the flexible working and the ability to work from home. Whilst the role will be working to the fast-pace, customer focus and high standards of the law firm, the role will also provide a sustainable work-life balance 

  • Commutable from Preston, Blackburn, Lancashire, Chorley, Blackpool and Burnley  

Added extras and benefits   

  • 33 Days Annual Leave, including bank holidays 

  • Annual Leave Purchase Scheme (Subject to T&Cs) 

  • A day off for your Birthday 

  • Ongoing Training and Development 

  • Progression Opportunities 

  • Company Pension 

  • Service Awards 

  • Health Care Benefits (Health Cash Back Plan and Mental Health Counselling Services); 

  • BUPA (Solicitor Positions Only, for self, not dependents) 

  • Other Employee Discounts 

  • Recruitment and Legal Department Referrals (Subject to T&C’s) 

  • Annual Events. 

The ideal candidate  

  • A Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive with 1-3 years’ PQE  

  • Will have excellent communication skills  

  • Will have very good time management and organisation skills  

  • A team player who is able to multi-task and work to strict deadlines and targets  

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 Reid on the email above. 

Kelly is an Associate Director and Private Client Team Lead at Realm. Working 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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