Private Client Head of Department and Solicitor

Job Description

Private Client Head of Department and Solicitor

Alton, Hampshire

Salary depending on experience

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Private Client Solicitor or Qualified Legal Executive to join their Alton office. With good experience in all aspects of Wills and Probate cases, ideally having been involved in supervising others.

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Private Client Head of Department and Solicitor

Alton, Hampshire

Salary depending on experience

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Private Client Solicitor or Qualified Legal Executive to join their Alton office. With good experience in all aspects of Wills and Probate cases, ideally having been involved in supervising others.

Applicants will have strong experience dealing with private client matters across the board. The chosen candidate must have been running a caseload independently and be involved in networking and business development.

Areas of focus will include:

  • Wills drafting
  • Probate administration
  • Court of Protection / LPA
  • Tax planning and advice
  • Trust set up and administration

Ideally candidates will hold STEP or SFE accreditations, or be working towards these. This is by no means essential but highly desirable.

This is a rare and exciting opportunity for the right candidate to develop and head the department.

Duties will include:

  • Independently managing own varied caseload of private client matters
  • Responsibility for providing high quality, timely, professional advice on Wills, Probate and Estate administration, Inheritance Planning, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection Work and Trusts.
  • Promoting a compassionate and sensitive disposition and client experience when dealing with the elderly or incapacitated.
  • Proactively networking and marketing within the team to generate new business and reputation.
  • Attending clients in their own environment as required.
  • Responsibility for mentoring and assisting more junior team members.
  • Maintaining good billings records within the team.

Job Description

Private Client Head of Department and Solicitor

Alton, Hampshire

Salary depending on experience

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Private Client Solicitor or Qualified Legal Executive to join their Alton office. With good experience in all aspects of Wills and Probate cases, ideally having been involved in supervising others.

Applicants will have strong experience dealing with private client matters across the board. The chosen candidate must have been running a caseload independently and be involved in networking and business development.

Areas of focus will include:

  • Wills drafting
  • Probate administration
  • Court of Protection / LPA
  • Tax planning and advice
  • Trust set up and administration

Ideally candidates will hold STEP or SFE accreditations, or be working towards these. This is by no means essential but highly desirable.

This is a rare and exciting opportunity for the right candidate to develop and head the department.

Duties will include:

  • Independently managing own varied caseload of private client matters
  • Responsibility for providing high quality, timely, professional advice on Wills, Probate and Estate administration, Inheritance Planning, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection Work and Trusts.
  • Promoting a compassionate and sensitive disposition and client experience when dealing with the elderly or incapacitated.
  • Proactively networking and marketing within the team to generate new business and reputation.
  • Attending clients in their own environment as required.
  • Responsibility for mentoring and assisting more junior team members.
  • Maintaining good billings records within the team.

Job Summary

Location: Alton
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Solicitor / Legal Executive
Date: 25th November 2021

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Job Summary

Location: Alton
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Solicitor / Legal Executive
25th November 2021

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