NEW ROLE - Private Client Lawyer - Leading firm - Manchester

Recruiter
Location
Greater Manchester, Manchester, England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Ref
GBJ274816
Contact
Geoff Baines
Sector/Practice Area
Private Client
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Permanent

An experienced Private Client Lawyer is required for a new role with a top tier commercial firm in Manchester. Competitive salary upwards of £50k.

Our client is a national law firm who are regarded as leaders in their field and they are frequently to be found in the top tier of the various legal directories. Their Private Client department's client base includes entrepreneurs, business executives, landowners and trustees, all of whom benefit from the team's position within a large, commercial law firm. Expertise ranges from personal estate planning through to the management of complex, multi-million-pound estates and trusts. They also provide advice on offshore tax planning structures.

Due to expansion they are looking for an experienced Probate Manager to manage a mixed caseload that includes probate, powers of attorney, trust and wills matters. You will have experience of dealing with a variety of estates, liaising with executors and beneficiaries and dealing with HRMC, as well as preparing estate accounts. Their client base includes a high proportion of high net worth clients with complex financial arrangements and they would expect you to handle straightforward matters under minimal supervision. All members of the team are encouraged to get involved in business development activities and are given many opportunities to build their own reputation in the local market. It is essential that you be part or fully STEP qualified, with a minimum of 5PQE gained in Private Client, with experience of advising high net worth individuals.

This is a great chance to join a market leading firm who can offer an excellent quality of work and client, along with strong career development prospects. Salary upwards of £50k dependant on experience.

Should you wish to discuss this role, or other similar opportunities, please contact Geoff Baines for a confidential conversation.

0161 828 5417
07769 362 198
geoffbaines@chadwicknott.co.uk

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.