Private Client Solicitor

Job Description

Private Client Solicitor

Bedford, Bedfordshire

3+ Years PQE

Salary depending on experience

An excellent opportunity in a firm in the Bedford area are seeking an ambitious and motivated Solicitor or Legal Executive to join their reputable Private Client team. The chosen candidate must have been running a caseload independently.

Areas of focus…

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Private Client Solicitor

Bedford, Bedfordshire

3+ Years PQE

Salary depending on experience

An excellent opportunity in a firm in the Bedford area are seeking an ambitious and motivated Solicitor or Legal Executive to join their reputable Private Client team. The chosen candidate must have been running a caseload independently.

Areas of focus will include:

  • Wills
  • Probate and Administration
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney ("LPAs")
  • Estate Planning
  • Trusts
  • Court of Protection Work

Duties will include:

  • Independently managing own varied caseload of private client matters.
  • Responsibility for providing high quality, timely, professional advice on Probate and Estate administration, Inheritance Planning and Trusts.
  • Preparing trustees resolutions and deeds of appointment of funds.
  • Correspondence with executors, trustees, beneficiaries and other professionals.
  • 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.

Desired Skills:

  • Qualified Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive
  • 3+ years PQE
  • Legal background with specific experience in Wills, Trusts and Estates
  • Knowledgeable in the areas of Inheritance and Capital Gains Tax advice
  • Ideally candidates will hold STEP or SFE accreditations, or be working towards these. This is by no means essential but highly desirable
  • Enthusiasm and commitment

A competitive package will be available to the right candidate.

Job Description

Private Client Solicitor

Bedford, Bedfordshire

3+ Years PQE

Salary depending on experience

An excellent opportunity in a firm in the Bedford area are seeking an ambitious and motivated Solicitor or Legal Executive to join their reputable Private Client team. The chosen candidate must have been running a caseload independently.

Areas of focus will include:

  • Wills
  • Probate and Administration
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney ("LPAs")
  • Estate Planning
  • Trusts
  • Court of Protection Work

Duties will include:

  • Independently managing own varied caseload of private client matters.
  • Responsibility for providing high quality, timely, professional advice on Probate and Estate administration, Inheritance Planning and Trusts.
  • Preparing trustees resolutions and deeds of appointment of funds.
  • Correspondence with executors, trustees, beneficiaries and other professionals.
  • 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.

Desired Skills:

  • Qualified Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive
  • 3+ years PQE
  • Legal background with specific experience in Wills, Trusts and Estates
  • Knowledgeable in the areas of Inheritance and Capital Gains Tax advice
  • Ideally candidates will hold STEP or SFE accreditations, or be working towards these. This is by no means essential but highly desirable
  • Enthusiasm and commitment

A competitive package will be available to the right candidate.

Job Summary

Location: Bedford
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Solicitor / Legal Executive
Date: 11th October 2021

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Job Summary

Location: Bedford
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Solicitor / Legal Executive
11th October 2021

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