Private Client Solicitor

Private Client Solicitor based in Stroud – Ref. PCD/RT/0119

WSP Solicitors are looking to recruit an experienced Private Client Solicitor to be based in our Stroud head office.

 

Position

Leading multi-office firm in the Cotswolds with strong client base and excellent reputation for providing a full range of legal services to both private and commercial clients requires a full time / part time private client solicitor. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, willing and strong team player, have an excellent balance between technical ability and commercial awareness, possess strong organisational and inter-personal skills and be IT proficient.

 

Experience

Proven background and demonstrable enthusiasm for Private Client work. The STEP or SFE qualification would be preferred but is not essential.

 

Technical ability

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the preparation of Wills (including Wills incorporating measures aimed at asset protection and mitigation of tax); fundamental principles of inheritance, capital gains and income tax and their application in an estate planning context; the formation, administration and taxation of trusts; administration of estates; deeds of variation; the preparation and registration of Lasting Powers of Attorney; providing specialist advice for elderly clients. The ability and willingness to learn and manage workload in an efficient and organised manner will be at the forefront of the successful candidate’s skill set.

 

Further Information

The Department requires able support from a dedicated private client solicitor who will be actively involved in marketing and initiatives to build and maintain a thriving client base in the wider area. A friendly close-knit team with dedicated secretarial support. Our Head office is in Stroud with branches in Dursley and Gloucester. Excellent opportunity to gain skills and experience at, and have a hand in the development of a long established, forward-thinking and expanding firm.

 

Location

Stroud Office

 

Salary

Negotiable

 

If you are interested in this vacancy, please send a covering letter detailing your current salary or salary expectations along with your CV, quoting the job reference (PCD/RT/0119) to Rozy Tejrar at recruitment@wspsolicitors.com or by post to WSP Solicitors, 3/7 Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3BJ.

 

Seeking to appoint at the earliest opportunity.

 

“WSP Solicitors is an equal opportunities employer”.

How to apply

If you are interested in this vacancy, please send us a covering letter detailing your current salary or salary expectations along with your CV, quoting the job reference to

Rozy Tejrar, WSP Solicitors, 3-7 Rowcroft, Stroud, GL5 3BJ

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