Private Client Solicitor

Job Title: Private Client Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shropshire
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000
REF: 732
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
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In this private client solicitor role, you will join a growing regional law firm, with an excellent reputation within the local area. Working as part of a highly-regarded Wills, Trusts & Tax team, you will be responsible for a varied caseload of high-quality private client mattersoften representing high-net-worth clients

If you are looking to work for an ambitious firm that will provide you with exposure to top-calibre work and will invest in and encourage your personal development, then this is the opportunity for you. 

Private Client Solicitor - Shrewsbury 

The company & role 

  • A highly reputable law firm with offices in Chester and Shrewsbury  

  • The Wills, Trusts and Tax department has an enviable reputation and has been recognised by both the Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners 

  • All solicitors within the team are encouraged to be involved with STEP or ACTAPS, reflecting the high quality and complex work they undertake 

  • Commutable from Shrewsbury, Telford, Oswestry, Wrexham, Welshpool, Whitchurch or Market Drayton 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Highly competitive pay 

  • 26 days annual leave, increasing with service 

  • Enhanced pension 

  • Healthcare scheme 

  • Death in service  

  • Supported parking scheme 

The ideal candidate 

  • A private client solicitor with at least 5 years’ PQE, who is STEP qualified 

  • Will have experience in wills, probate, trusts and estate administration along with a commercial approach to working to deadlines, file management and client care 

  • Will have experience of advising high net worth clients in regards to will, inheritance tax planning, asset protection and knowledge of Capital Taxes 

  • A solicitor who is used to managing your own workload and have an excellent eye for detail 

  • confident communicator who is at ease when dealing with clients 

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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