Private Client Solicitor

New Role: Private Client Solicitor

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

Department: Wills, Trust & Probate

Location: Sale, Greater Manchester 

Salary: Very Competitive

Permanent role – Hybrid / Flexible working + excellent salary and benefits

Our client is looking to appoint a Private Client Solicitor to their office based in Sale, Greater Manchester. As the ideal candidate, the successful candidate will run a caseload of mixed wills, LPA’s, succession planning, estate and probate matters. 

The role is a varied and challenging position. Offering competitive salaries, private health care, bonuses, and profit sharing.

Overview of Role: An experienced solicitor/lawyer is  sought to join  our busy Wills, Trusts and Probate team at their vibrant offices based in Sale, Greater Manchester, M33.

The Successful Candidate:

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be 5 years PQE+
  • Be experienced in dealing with: Wills, Probate matters, Inheritance tax issues, Trusts, Lasting Powers of Attorney and general elderly client issues.
  • Be technically competent with a range of private client experience
  • Have excellent client care skills and ability to manage client expectations
  • Be willing to assist the development of the department
  • Be a member of STEP or SFE (desirable, but this is not essential)

Key Skills:

  • Passionate about helping clients
  • Able to work as part of a friendly team
  • A pro-active approach
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Flexible
  • IT literate

This is a fantastic team to join, with growth and personal development a key factor for our client and their teams. Please call Georgina on 07539 170664 and send your cv to georgina@optimal-recruitment.co.uk for an immediate review and confidential call.