Professional Legal Opportunity

Private Client Solicitor - Harpenden - Full-time - +5yrs PQE

We are pleased to offer the opportunity for an experienced Private Client Solicitor (+5 years PQE) to join our Harpenden office and offer our individual clients expertise in all areas of private client work, ranging from trust and estate administration through to contesting a will, and managing enduring powers of attorney.  Our Private Client Team specialise in assisting with these wide range of sensitive and complex issues.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide expert legal advice in the area of private client work; including trust and estate administration, inheritance tax planning, court of protection, succession planning and lasting powers of attorney
  •  Giving legal advice and drafting documents that are tailored to take into account the legal complexity and individual circumstances of each matter
  • Develop efficient systems to diarise and ensure all key deadlines are met
  • Ensure legal knowledge is kept up-to-date and commit to continual self-development
  • Run legal matters in an organised and efficient manner ensuring client document and advice history are recorded in accordance with firm procedures

Person & Skill Specification:

  • Qualified Solicitor skilled in this area of legal expertise, +5 years PQE
  • Credible past consistent financial performance
  • Organised
  • Calm under pressure
  • Demonstrates excellent client service delivery
  • Effective time management and people management skills

We would be delighted to hear from you if this role is of interest or if you have any questions.  Please do make your application by sending a covering letter and CV addressed to Stephanie Simon, People & Talent Partner, or by post to Taylor Walton, 28-44 Alma Street, Luton LU1 2PL