Private Client Senior Solicitor

Job Description

Private Client Senior Solicitor

5 Years PQE – Partner Level

Reigate, Surrey

£50,000 - £75,000 depending on experience and qualifications.

An exceptional Legal 500 legal practice with multiple offices in the Surrey and London areas are seeking an ambitious and motivated Senior Solicitor or Partner to join their reputable Private Client team,…

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Private Client Senior Solicitor

5 Years PQE – Partner Level

Reigate, Surrey

£50,000 - £75,000 depending on experience and qualifications.

An exceptional Legal 500 legal practice with multiple offices in the Surrey and London areas are seeking an ambitious and motivated Senior Solicitor or Partner to join their reputable Private Client team, specifically to work on Wills, Trusts and Estate matters in their Reigate office.

Applicants will have strong experience dealing with Wills, Estate Administration, Trusts and Lasting Powers of Attorney matters across the board. The chosen candidate must have been running a caseload independently, supervised fee earners and be involved in networking and business development.

Areas of focus will include:

  • Wills & Succession Planning
  • Probate & Administration of Estates
  • Trusts & Taxation
  • Power of Attorney & Court of Protection
  • Deputyship
  • Elderly & Vulnerable Clients

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 Partner with at least 5 + 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 and support will be given to those seeking to pursue this.
  • Enthusiasm and commitment

Job Description

Private Client Senior Solicitor

5 Years PQE – Partner Level

Reigate, Surrey

£50,000 - £75,000 depending on experience and qualifications.

An exceptional Legal 500 legal practice with multiple offices in the Surrey and London areas are seeking an ambitious and motivated Senior Solicitor or Partner to join their reputable Private Client team, specifically to work on Wills, Trusts and Estate matters in their Reigate office.

Applicants will have strong experience dealing with Wills, Estate Administration, Trusts and Lasting Powers of Attorney matters across the board. The chosen candidate must have been running a caseload independently, supervised fee earners and be involved in networking and business development.

Areas of focus will include:

  • Wills & Succession Planning
  • Probate & Administration of Estates
  • Trusts & Taxation
  • Power of Attorney & Court of Protection
  • Deputyship
  • Elderly & Vulnerable Clients

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 Partner with at least 5 + 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 and support will be given to those seeking to pursue this.
  • Enthusiasm and commitment

Job Summary

Location: Reigate
Salary: £50000 - £75000 Per Annum
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Solicitor / Legal Executive
Date: 8th April 2021

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Job Summary

Location: Reigate
Salary: £50000 - £75000 Per Annum
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Solicitor / Legal Executive
8th April 2021

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