Private Client Solicitor
An exceptional and rare opportunity has arisen within our clients' highly reputable Private Client team for a Solicitor. Based in Aberdeen, this highly successful & established firm undertakes a varied spectrum of legal matters within the private client space.
Our client embodies a true meritocratic environment, with an unobstructed career development path this role would suit an ambitious private client professional to work with those that demonstrate a genuine custodian esk mind-set for their clients matters.
The scope of this opportunity is varied, our client works in a collaborative manner across the team at all levels so responsibilities would include (but not limited to):
- Meeting with and advising clients on a range of issues.
- Providing advice to clients on Wills, Tax Planning, Executries, Trusts and Guardianships amongst other issues.
- Taking instructions and drafting letters/correspondence.
- Drafting legal documents.
- Being the first point of contact for a number of key clients and managing cases.
Ideally you will be a qualified Solicitor with 1-4 years PQE in Private Client (Executries, wills, power of attorneys, guardianships and trusts etc). Strong communication skills, both verbal and written are key as is being an excellent team player with a strong attention to detail and exceptional organisation skills. Equally, if you are NQ with a specialised two year training contract within a private client department this would potentially be an excellent opportunity to further develop your career in an accelerated manner.
In return, our client will reward you with a competitive remuneration package & the opportunity to undertake an accelerated career path to a more senior level. In doing so, support with professional development (I.E STEP) is something our client actively supports with.
In addition to this, with an unrivalled working environment (WFH in the current pandemic aside) they offer flexible working with a genuine work life balance at the heart of their people wellbeing strategy.
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