BCL Legal Recruitment
0845 241 0933

Private Client Solicitor

West Sussex
£40,000.00 - 45,000.00
Private Practice
Contract Type:
Permanent role
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Private Client Solicitor, Crawley Sussex.

Rare opportunity for a private client solicitor to join a commercially focused firm in their reputable private client team based in Crawley, Sussex.

Our client's Tax, Trusts and Probate team has established a strong reputation as one of the leaders in the South East for providing responsive, practical advice to individuals. You will have the opportunity to act for a range of private individuals but in particular those with high net worth, landed estate owners and owners of SMEs.

Main responsibilities of the role:

* Providing general tax planning advice, preparing wills, drafting deeds and declaration of trusts and deeds of variation.
* Manage a busy caseload, under supervision as required, dealing with a wide range of tax and trust matters to include lifetime tax planning.
* Advising on existing trusts, to include drafting documents to terminate and vary trusts.
* The creation of new trusts; death and post death tax planning.
* A keenness to participate in marketing initiatives.
* Meeting financial targets of at circa 1,200 chargeable hours per annum.

You will have:

* At least 2 years' PQE in a respected regional or London practice.
* Previous business development experience and ability to sustain client relationships.
* Proven experience of being commercially astute.
* Clean driving licence.
* STEP qualification would be an advantage but is not essential.

This is an amazing opportunity as you will be working with some brilliant private client solicitors and assisting them with their complex caseload as well as managing your own clients.

On offer is a competitive remuneration package and benefits package.

To apply for the position of Private Client Solicitor, please contact Grace Homer at BCL Legal who specialises in legal recruitment across the South Coast of England inc Kent, Essex, Hertfordshire and Sussex.

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