BCL Legal Recruitment
0845 241 0933

Private Client Solicitor

£40,000.00 - 45,000.00
Private Practice
Contract Type:
Permanent role
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Private Client Solicitor

A leading regional and Legal 500 ranked solicitors firm seeks to recruit a private client solicitor to joins its private client department in Bishops Stortford. This is a excellent opportunity to join a team specialising in the administration of high value estates.

The Role:

* Drafting wills including wills for complex family situations and including trusts.
* Preparing Lasting Powers of Attorney and advising generally on client issues including Deputyships and other Court of Protection applications. Being sympathetic to the particular needs of elderly clients.
* Advising client on Inheritance Tax Planning including Inheritance Tax exemptions and reliefs.
* Preparing and administering trusts including Deeds of Retirement and Appointment of Trustees,
documents altering the terms of the trusts.
* Advising clients on the wider implications of any transactions or advice.
* Dealing with the administration of estates including intestacy, high value estates including estates where lifetime gifts have been made, Business Property Relief and/or Agricultural Property Relief have been claimed.
* Managing highly sensitive and emotive cases.
* Contributing to the firm's knowledge bank.

Candidate Requirements:

* Qualified Private Client Solicitor
* 3-5 years PQE
* Experience dealing with high net worth clients is desirable but not essential

The Benefits:

* Stakeholder pension scheme (up to 3% matched contribution)
* Perkbox membership - access to gyms, big brand discounts, free phone insurance and more!
* Permanent Health Insurance scheme
* 25 days' annual leave
* Childcare vouchers
* Birthday leave.

If you're a private client solicitor and would like to apply for this opportunity please contact James Grayston at BCL Legal on 0121 2375617 or email at jamesgrayston@bcllegal.com.

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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