Private Client Solicitor

New Role – Private Client Solicitor

Department: Private Client, Wills, Trust & Probate

Location: Telford Shropshire

Permanent – excellent salary and benefits

Our Client is a ‘top ranked law firm’ as awarded by leading legal directory Chambers and Partners and are a ‘Leading firm’ in the Legal 500. 

 Role We have an exciting opportunity for a solicitor/lawyer to join our Clients highly regarded private client department at the Telford office. The ideal candidate will be a hardworking individual and will be an integral part of the wider Trusts & Estates team.  The role is a varied and challenging position. 

Candidate The ideal candidate will:

  • Be 5 years PQE+
  • Be experienced in dealing with, probate matters, inheritance tax issues, trusts, and the drafting of trust documents
  • Be technically competent with a wide range of private client experience
  • Have excellent client care skills and ability to manage client expectations
  • Be business development focused
  • Be a member of STEP (desirable, but this is not essential)

Key Skills:

  • Able to work under pressure
  • Professional with a pro-active approach
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Flexible
  • Team player
  • IT literate

Please contact Georgina at Optimal Recruitment for an informal chat 07539 170664, any time is fine, and send a current cv to  georgina@optimal-recruitment.co.uk