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:
- 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.