Private Client Solicitor

Job Title: Private Client Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Wills / Probate / Trusts & Tax
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £60,000
REF: 335
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: Thursday 2 Jan 2020
This is an outstanding opportunity for a senior Private Client Solicitor who is looking for flexible working. You will join a forward-thinking boutique that operates within a handful of very specific niches, both in terms of sectors and areas of law. Extremely agile and dynamic, the firm is by no means a traditional law firm and has structured itself in such a way as to be as client-facing as possible. They are specifically looking to recruit an experienced Private Client Solicitor as they are currently generating internal cross-referral work including some Court of Protection matters, however, you will need to have your own contacts to be able to build your own full caseload.

Private Client Solicitor – South Manchester

The company
  • Forward-thinking boutique that operates within a handful of specific niches in terms of sectors and areas of law
  • They have an existing will bank, HNW clients whom they advise in respect of other legal matters, and a high-quality referrer of tax planning work; however, they do not yet have a Private Client Solicitor.
  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Wilmslow, Warrington, Altrincham, Northwich, Macclesfield
The ideal candidate
  • Private Client Solicitor
  • 5+ years’ experience +
  • Experience advising on a variety of wealth management issues; including complex wills, trusts, tax planning
  • Experience of handling elderly and vulnerable client matters (LPAs, Court of Protection) would be distinctly advantageous
  • A modest client following/referrer relationship and/or strong business development skillset is necessary
  • Preferably STEP qualified or working towards
Added extras
  • Highly competitive pay, consisting of a basic salary + a good % share of fees generated
  • Very flexible working arrangement. Able to work from home or from the office in South Manchester

The next step
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