Senior Private Client Solicitor

Job Title: Senior Private Client Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Wills / Probate / Trusts & Tax
Salary: Circa £55,000-£75,000
REF: 472
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: Tuesday 27 Aug 2019

A brand new opportunity for a Senior Private Client Solicitor based in Manchester city centre to join our client’s leading Legal 500 recognised Private Client team within this FTSE 100 law firm.


Senior Private Client Solicitor – Manchester city centre

The company

  • Top tier Legal 500 Private Capital team

  • Client base includes high-net-worth individuals, entrepreneurs, business executives, landowners and trustees.

  • FTSE 100 firm

  • Their client base includes a high proportion of high net worth clients with complex financial arrangements.

  • You will manage your own workload, with access to complex and stretching work, as well as supporting partners on large and complex matters.

  • You may have a specialism in a particular area of private client work, and you will be encouraged to develop that further. However, you will also maintain some broader work to provide variety and flexibility for the team.  

  • As a senior member of the team, you will play a pivotal role in helping the team develop and build relationships with new and existing clients through business development initiatives. Internally you will play a key part in shaping and driving the development of the team, including the supervision of junior members.

  • There will be plenty of opportunities for you to take on additional responsibility and advance your career and build your own reputation in the local market. It’s an excellent platform for you to take the next step in your career and develop your expertise in a high performing, busy and cohesive team.    

  • Commutable from Manchester, Warrington, Cheshire, Lancashire


The ideal candidate

  • Private Client Solicitor with a minimum of 5 years PQE

  • Strong academic record

  • STEP qualified

  • Expertise in complex trusts, tax, wills and probate matters

  • Experience of clients with complex assets such as business property, overseas assets and private company shareholdings


Added extras

  • Highly competitive pay

  • Excellent benefits package

  • Bonus scheme

  • Pension

  • Life assurance

  • Income protection insurance

  • Voluntary critical illness insurance

  • 25 days holiday and can buy and sell holidays

  • Childcare vouchers

  • Season ticket loans

  • Cycle scheme

  • Gym allowance

  • Dental plan

  • Private medical insurance

  • Health screening

The next step

To register your interest in this Manchester-based Senior Private Client Solicitor vacancy, select the ‘APPLY’ option. Alternatively, contact Kelly at Realm Recruit.

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