Senior Private Client Lawyer

Recruiter
Location
West Yorkshire, England, Bradford
Salary
£45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Ref
RJM50809
Contact
Rachael Mann
Sector/Practice Area
Private Client
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Full time

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Private Client Solicitor to join one of Yorkshires top regional firms. This particular role is to be based in their Bradford office, but working as part of the bigger team across the region. The team that you will be joining are extremely friendly and welcoming, so you'll have no problem fitting in. Our client have brand new, modern offices that are located in the City Centre which also include car parking facilities. They act on behalf of both business clients and individuals and pride themselves on their client delivery. They have a very good position in the market and have a clear management structure at each of their offices with defined leadership and development opportunities.

The role:
They are looking for someone to take on a broad caseload of Private Client matters including wills, probate, lasting powers of attorney, court of protection and inheritance tax. They also undertake Charities work so there would be the opportunity to undertake some of that work if you were interested
The work is largely for high net worth clients both business and private
Working alongside the firm's Head of Personal Law
They are an ambitious firm who are wanting to enhance and develop the department and it's work so there is plenty of scope to contribute to this and to really make a difference


Candidate:
The firm are ideally looking for someone who has upwards of 5 years PQE, however this is a guideline and applications from candidates that fall outside of this bracket will still be considered
Their ideal would be someone who is STEP qualified but they are happy to fully support someone in undertaking this if they haven't done as yet
To fit within the team they are looking for someone who has clear and effective communication skills, both internally and externally, and who wants to genuinely work within a team environment as this would fit with the atmosphere and spirit within both the team and the firm
They would also like someone who is willing to participate in business development activities, although there is full support in this

Overall, an excellent opportunity for someone with the ambition to move their career forward within a progressive law firm that provide strong support in all ways.

How to apply
If you are interested in this role, or would like to find out more about the opportunity please contact Rachael Mann at Sacco Mann or another member of our Private Practice team. Alternatively, if you know of anyone who would be suitable for this role then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referrals. For full terms please see our website.