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Private Client Solicitor - Gravesend

We are looking to recruit a new solicitor, legal executive or equivalent for our Private Client Team.

Purpose

An opportunity to join an established and fast growing Private Client Team handling a caseload of Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection, Estate Administration and Trust Creation.

To undertake fee-earning work and provide a profitable contribution to the work of the team and firm.  To assist with the promotion and development of the team in line with the team’s business plan and core values of the firm.

Job Description

The role includes but is not limited to the following:

  • Preparing and advising on Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Trusts
  • Inheritance Tax Planning
  • Advising on new and existing applications to the Court of Protection
  • Advising on and carrying out estate administration
  • Keeping clients up to date with progress and providing them with an efficient service
  • Marketing and promoting the team to increase revenue streams including production of articles and content for social media
  • Assisting with the training, development and encouragement of other members of the team
  • Working collaboratively with team members to achieve the best outcome for our clients
  • Minimising risk by ensuring all files are managed in accordance with the firm’s risk and file management procedures
  • Carrying out all work in accordance with procedures and systems documented in the Office Manual and training provided by the firm

The Candidate

To be successful in your application, you will possess the following attributes:

  • Qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or equivalent who has relevant experience in the area of Private Client work.
  • This position would suit someone who is newly qualified to 2 years PQE although this level is a guide only
  • Ability to manage own case load with or without support staff
  • Use the firm’s practice and case management system
  • Ability to assist with the marketing of the team
  • Strong IT skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

You will be based at our Gravesend office, working in a friendly expert team

Excellent Salary and Benefits

If you would like to apply please send your CV to our HR department -  Rachael Andrews, randrews@martintolhurst.co.uk.