Private Client Lawyer

4 days left

Location
Reading, England, Berkshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Sep 2017
Closes
29 Sep 2017
Ref
62847
Contact
Anusheh Karimi
Sector/Practice Area
Private Client
Vacancy Type
Lawyers
Contract/hours
Permanent

The Firm

A highly regarded leading UK law firm.

The Role

An exciting opportunity for a Private Client Lawyer, between NQ and 2 years PQE, to join a well established and busy Private Client Department based in Reading.

You will be dealing with a mixed caseload of all areas of Private Client work, including assisting other solicitors in the Department when required, dealing with preparation of Wills, Estate Administration, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection matters and Inheritance and Tax Planning matters.

In addition there may be an element of contentious probate work alongside the Litigation Team.

The Candidate

Strong academics are essential with a minimum 2:1 degree with Private Client experience gained with a respected National or Regional Firm.

You should also have an ambition to obtain STEP qualification.

The ideal candidate must also possess a willingness to develop and expand their experience and knowledge and be keen to support the Firm's and the Department's business development.

You must be able to handle sensitive matters discreetly and have the ability to work under time constraints and prioritise work load.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.

Apply for Private Client Lawyer

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left


By applying for a job listed on The Legal 500 Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.