BCL Legal Recruitment
0845 241 0933

Private Client Solicitor

£45,000.00 - 70,000.00
Private Practice
Contract Type:
Permanent role
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Private Client Solicitor

We currently have a private client solicitor role with an international firm that is looking for an experienced private client solicitor to join their Manchester team.

The role is to work on the best quality work in the market and is part of the firm's Private Capital Group providing bespoke services and solutions on both a national and international scale. Their client base includes entrepreneurs, business executives, landowners and trustees, all of whom benefit from the group's position within a large, commercial law firm. Expertise and experience ranges from personal estate planning through to the management of complex, multi-million-pound estates and trusts.

They also have extensive experience of complex trust and estate disputes/litigation as well as experience of offshore tax planning structures. The team acts for many charities and advises on the wide variety of transactions they become involved in. These include fundraising issues, governance and structural matters, trading, taxation, mergers and trustees' duties and responsibilities, as well assisting with complex commercial transactions.

You will be able to manage a mixed caseload that includes probate, powers of attorney, trust and wills matters. You will have experience of dealing with a variety of complex estates, working with (sometimes difficult) executors and beneficiaries and dealing with HRMC, as well as preparing estate accounts.

As the client base includes a high proportion of high net worth clients with complex financial arrangements you will be expected to handle matters with minimal supervision. Business development activities are actively encouraged and you will be given many opportunities to build your own reputation in the local market.

The firm wants you to be able to demonstrate a good level technical and analytical skills, a keen intellect and a commercial mindset. You will be able to demonstrate that you are able to provide pragmatic, robust and tailored advice in a way that supports internal and external clients alike.

You will receive a market leading salary and a great wider benefits package.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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