Head of Private Client

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
45000.00 GBP Annual + 00
13 Feb 2019
20 Feb 2019
Job Type
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Head of Private Client - South Birmingham

A Head of Private Client is required for a rewarding opportunity with a highly regarded firm in South Birmingham

My client, an established regional law firm, are looking for an experienced Private Client Solicitor. Providing a wide range of legal services, they are keen to expand their already successful Private Client team, opening up a great opportunity for a Private Client Solicitor who is looking to take the next step to head the department. My client prides themselves on professional values and business-like approach to their Clients' instructions.

The role will entail, drafting and advising on wills, administration of estates and probate, powers of attorney, court of Protection issues, formation and administration of trusts as well as ongoing personal and family tax advice and planning.

The ideal candidate will have vast experience within the Private Client discipline, including matters such as Wills, Probate, LPA's and Court of Protection matters. As well as extensive experience working in a busy and demanding environment whilst also maintaining a high standard of client care.

It is expected that you will currently be operating at Partner level already or indeed be viewed as a senior operator in your current role. This is by no means a strict requirement, but we hope that your tenure will be at least the five year mark in terms of your PQE. Please note; we will certainly not rule out anyone who falls below this figure. The role is a vast one incorporating all the major elements of Private Client work; Tax, Trusts, Wills and Probate, Court of Protection.

This is a fantastic South Birmingham Private Client role offering a basic salary of up to plus an excellent benefits package.

This really is a fantastic opportunity to join a regional law firm. They have carved out a real niche for themselves in the market; local people serving local people. If you have the depth of Private Client experience that we are looking for then I would like to see your CV today.

Please contact Chris Hodgson, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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