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Private Client Solicitor

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  • £50000 - £75000 per annum
  • Colchester, Essex
  • Permanent
  • Legal, Private Practice

An exciting exclusive opportunity awaits a dedicated Private Client Solicitor at a prestigious top-tier legal firm

Title: Private Client Solicitor
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000
Contract: Full-time, permanent
Location: Essex

Key Responsibilities of the Private Client Solicitor:

  • Provide expert legal advice on wills, estates, probates, and trusts
  • Manage a diverse caseload with a client-centered approach
  • Liaise with clients and other professionals to provide holistic legal solutions
  • Assessing the value of the estate and listing its assets and liabilities
  • Advising on and preparing Trust Deeds
  • Obtaining Grant of Probate or Letters of Administration
  • Setting up any trusts created by the Will
  • Overseeing the distribution of estate asset
  • Dealing with any disputes that may arise over the distribution of the estate

Desirable Skills and Requirements of the Private Client Solicitor:

  • Qualified Solicitor with experience in private client law
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Stay abreast of changes in private client law and practice

Benefits to the Private Client Solicitor:

  • Competitive salary and performance bonuses
  • Inclusive annual holiday entitlement of 35+ days
  • Opportunity to work on big ticket matters
  • Experience working with a legal 500 leading individual
  • Opportunities for professional development
  • Clear career progression through the firm ranks
  • Supportive team environment with a focus on work-life balance
  • Access to state-of-the-art legal resources and technologies

If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience for the Private Client Solicitor role, or any other synonymous role, please apply now or contact Tom at Sellick Partnership.

Synonym titles: Estate Planning Lawyer, Wills and Trusts Attorney, Probate Solicitor, Senior Private Client Solicitor, Senior Associate

Sellick Partnership is proud to be an inclusive and accessible recruitment business and we support applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances. Please note, our advertisements use years' experience, hourly rates, and salary levels purely as a guide and we assess applications based on the experience and skills evidenced on the CV. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice on our website.

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