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Private Client Solicitor (NQ-5)

Job Ref: GW8669_1562854918
Hours: Full Time
Location: Kent, England
Working Term: Permanent
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Deadline: 2019-08-08


An exciting, well respected and successful Legal 500 with a Chambers-ranked Private Client team are currently seeking a new Private Client Solicitor (NQ-5 years PQE) to join them in their modern offices in Maidstone.

This is a firm who pride themselves on their high staff retention and opportunities for progression and development. They have a relaxed yet professional culture, where staff work collegiately and are encouraged to share expertise.

They are seeking a Private Client Solicitor who will handle a case load made up of a wide variety of matters including:

  • Wills
  • Probate
  • Trust
  • Estate planning
  • Court of Protection

The successful Private Client Solicitor will work under supervision (dependent on PQE), learning from highly experienced Senior Associates/Partners. You will be given the opportunity to shadow on more complex matters.

The successful Private Client Solicitor will offer the following background/skillset:

  • Be a qualified Solicitor (or due to qualify in September) - newly qualified to 5 years PQE
  • Experience gained in private client law
  • Ideally some experience of charities work (not essential)
  • Pragmatic approach
  • Commercial awareness
  • Able to manage own case load (under supervision where necessary)

The successful Private Client Solicitor will be greeted by a friendly working environment, where staff are actively encouraged to enjoy a healthy work-life balance. You will join an organisation which recognises hard work and results, being rewarded with a generous bonus structure on top of an equally generous basic salary.

There will be genuine opportunities for progression, along with excellent on-going training.