Solicitor / FCILEx / Lawyer - Hampshire / West Sussex

30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP40000/annum
07 Apr 2017
24 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Solicitor / FCILEx / Lawyer - Hampshire / West Sussex
Private Client
Salary dependent on experience, circa GBP30,000 - GBP40,000

This boutique independent firm with offices across Hampshire and West Sussex are currently seeking a capable Private Client Lawyer to join their busy and profitable team, proactively continuing to develop the growing department.

This lawyer will work between several of the firm`s offices as required and as the clientele denotes.

Applicants will have strong experience dealing with private client matters across the board, with particular experience assisting high net worth clientele. The chosen candidate must have been running a caseload independently and be involved in networking and business development.

Areas of focus will include:

- Wills drafting
- Probate administration
- Court of Protection / LPA
- Tax planning and advice
- Trust set up and administration

Ideally candidates will hold STEP or SFE accreditations, or be working towards these. This is by no means essential but highly desirable and support will be given to those seeking to pursue this.

Duties will include:

- Independently managing own varied caseload of private client matters
- Responsibility for providing high quality, timely, professional advice on Wills, Probate and Estate administration, Inheritance Planning, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection Work and Trusts.
- Promoting a compassionate and sensitive disposition and client experience when dealing with the elderly or incapacitated.
- Proactively networking and marketing within the team to generate new business and reputation.
- Attending clients in their own environment as required.
- Responsibility for mentoring and assisting more junior team members.
- Maintaining good billings records within the team.

A competitive package will be available to the right candidate.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity - please contact Jenny at Ashville Knight Recruitment on (Apply online only) or email to (Email Removed)

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