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Private Client Solicitor

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  • Fantastic progression and development – opportunity to progress to Head of Department in a few years
  • Top-of-market salary
  • Hybrid working
  • Legal 500 team
  • Firm puts huge focus on employee wellbeing

Our client, a well-respected Yorkshire regional law firm, is looking for a Private Client Solicitor with around 8-10 PQE to join its growing Legal 500 team in Leeds.

The role comes with a top-of-market salary and the opportunity to work from home two days per week.

What’s more, this is a fantastic progression and development opportunity, as you will have the chance to progress into a Head of Private Client role in the next few years, with a further uplift in salary and profile.

The right candidate will have solid experience in managing private client matters and will be able to confidently manage relationships with clients, referrers and colleagues.

In addition to competitive pay, hybrid working and fantastic prospects, you’ll also benefit from enhanced annual leave, your birthday off and free parking. The firm puts a huge focus on the health and wellbeing of its team and encourages a positive work/life balance.

How to apply for this role 

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’.

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Bill Szajna Hopgood at Realm Recruit.

Bill is a Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of private client, Court of Protection and contentious probate lawyers. Working with departments across Yorkshire, he recruits for private client roles at all levels, from paralegal to partner. If you’re a private client solicitor looking to make a move, Bill can help you find the right role.

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Key details


£55,000 - £70,000


  • West Yorkshire

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area

Private Client

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Bill Szajna-Hopgood

Consultant for this role

Bill specialises in recruiting private client, Court of Protection and contentious probate lawyers across Yorkshire.

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