Head of Private Client Solicitor
Salary £50000 - £65000 per annum
Consultant Helen Abrahams
Date posted 05 September 2016
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Private Client Solicitor to join our client, an established West Midlands regional law firm, as Head of the Private Client department. The Senior Private Client Solicitor will be rewarded with a competitive salary dependent on the candidate’s experience.
About the Head of Private Client Solicitor role
Typical matters that the Head of Private Client Solicitor will deal with include:
- providing inheritance tax planning advice
- preparing complex wills
- establishing trusts and advising trustees and dealing with estate administration
An active involvement in business development is required to ensure the continued growth and development of the team, and the firm’s other legal services. Furthermore as Head of Private Client this role will entail managerial and supervisory duties to the more junior members of the Private Client team.
The Head of Private Client must be a UK qualified solicitor with a minimum of 8 years experience and full STEP membership. The successful applicant will have a strong academic background along with good communication and technical skills, the ability to work independently and excellent commercial acumen.
It would also be useful for the applicant to have a sound knowledge of the local West Midlands / Black Country area.
Due to the wide-ranging nature of the department’s work, the Private Client Solicitor will be required to have all-round private client experience and the ability to build and maintain strong client relationships.
For more information on this exciting Head of Private Client Solicitor opportunity please contact Helen Abrahams on 0121 260 2522 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org