Private Client Solicitor

Job Title: Private Client Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston
Salary: £28,000-£38,000
REF: 857
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email:

well-regarded North West firm is looking for a Private Client Legal Executive to join their team in Preston. You will manage a varied private client caseload and be responsible for providing a high level of service to clients.  

 As a result of the firm’s comprehensive training programme, you will have plenty of opportunities to expand your skillset and develop your career. What’s more, you will be part of a supportive team and receive a competitive salary and a really good benefits package. 

Private Client Legal Executive - Preston 

The company & role 

  • A long-established regional firm with offices across the North West 

  • You will be responsible for a diverse caseload of matters, involving the drafting of wills, administration of estates, preparation of estate accounts, Court of Protection and trusts and tax planning 

  • On occasion, you will also be expected to participate in business development activity 

  • Commutable from Preston, Blackburn, Blackpool, Wigan, Southport, Lancaster and Bolton 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Competitive salary 

  • Bonus scheme 

  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays 

  • Your birthday off 

  • Life assurance  

  • Contributory pension scheme  

  • Conveyancing discount 

  • Free fruit 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Private Client Legal Executive with between 1-4 years’ experience

  • Will have very excellent care skills and be able to demonstrate a real commitment to and empathy with the client 

  • May be STEP qualified, although this is not essential  

  • Will be commercially aware and open to business development opportunities 

  • Will have very good communication skills and the ability to build and maintain good working relationships 

  • Will be an enthusiastic team player who is committed to quality and client care 

How to apply for this Private Client Legal Executive 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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