Private Client Legal Advisor – Bridport
Private Client Legal Advisor – BridportJob Reference: ASH-10-1601-1
Job Position: Lawyer; Legal Executive; Newly Qualified; Solicitor
Practice Area: Private Client; Wills & Probate
Job Type: Permanent: Full-time
Location: Bridport, Dorset
PQE: NQ - 5 Years PQE
Salary: Circa £40k+ (negotiable and DOE) + excellent benefits
An exciting opportunity for an experienced individual to join a UK top 200 law firm based in their Bridport office.
The role entails the full spectrum of Private Client matters, including Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning, Probate, IHT, COP, LPA. You will be trained and supported with your work to help build your knowledge and experience. The role will assist with the current workload whilst playing a key part in developing and expanding the Firm’s client base in this area of practice. There is scope for progression and there are clear career paths defined.
The role is suitable for an individual possessing a good grounding in Private Client work and who is not afraid to ask questions to learn more. You will have, as a minimum, completed one of your training seats in a busy Private Client department and you know this is the area of law you wish to build your career in to.
A strong team player, you will possess excellent communication skills. You will also need to demonstrate strong customer focus and good technical ability whilst prioritising a busy workload. Business development forms an integral part of this role and you will be involved in actively networking and raising the profile of the Firm locally, attending local functions and community events.
Whilst there is a preference for someone who is STEP qualified, the Firm is prepared to invest in supporting the development of the right candidate so anyone willing to undertake STEP will also be considered. As you will need to be visible at both the Dorchester and Poundbury offices, you will need a valid driving licence.
The firm is an award-winning UK top 200 law firm with offices throughout Dorset, Somerset and London. The firm has realised an unprecedented growth in the last few years and continues to go from strength to strength.
For further information and to register your interest for this position, please apply below or contact Stacey Simon on 01202 797518 or at email@example.com
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