Private Client Solicitor - 1-2 years PQE
Southampton £35,000 – £45,000
My client is looking for an enthusiastic and friendly individual to join their Tax and Estate Planning team in Southampton. The successful candidate will be able to accept work from clients and from other members of the department (subject to the approval of the Head of Department) and handle their own caseload working closely with other members of the team.It is essential that you ensure the highest level of client care and carry out such marketing and business development activity as is appropriate or requested by the Head of Department.If successful, you will be expected to generate new work through effective business development and bill clients to a level agreed with Head of Department.The role will involve advising clients on inheritance tax and other relevant tax issues (within knowledge and experience), and prepare Wills, trusts and other documents required to implement that advice. You will advise clients on Lasting Powers of Attorney and Deputyship, and prepare such documents as are required to meet their needs and instructions as well as advise on existing Wills and will trusts and the administration of them, as appropriate. In return my client is offering a competitive salary, a comprehensive range of benefits and a first class working environment within a leading regional law practice.Please contact Jack Smith, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration. Douglas Scott are a legal recruitment expert and the UK’s leading law firms trust us with their legal vacancies. You can therefore apply for our London legal jobs with confidence. We are a regulated recruitment consultancy and will discuss this role and seek your approval before submitting an application directly to the decision maker.