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Job Reference: SS26880Z

Employer/Agency Name: Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited

Location: Keswick

Job Sector: Legal

Salary/Package: Competitive

Duration: n/a

Date Posted: 18/05/2018

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Private Client Lawyer with an aptitude for business development sought for well-regarded practice located in Cumbria.

The Firm
Our client is a well-regarded practice with strong roots and multiple offices, delivering expert legal advice to individuals and businesses across the North West. Staffed by a team of dedicated lawyers, many who have obtained specialist accreditations in their field, they are committed to the provision of high levels of client care, blending traditional values with an innovative approach. Actively involved within their local communities they have built a loyal and growing client base of which they are rightly proud of.

The Role
We are now actively seeking a talented Private Client Lawyer for a specialist team based in Cumbria. Utilising your skills and expertise within this area, the successful Lawyer will manage a varied and complex caseload covering the full remit of private client-related matters. Ensuring high levels of client care and service at all times, the successful Lawyer will advise and assist individuals in areas to include: will drafting; creation and administration of trusts; elderly client matters; estate administration; probate; Court of Protection matters and; private client-related residential conveyancing. Our client is particularly keen to hear from candidates who are full members of STEP, however this is not essential as Lawyers with a willingness to obtain STEP qualifications will also be considered.

Keen to play an active role in the continued growth and development of the department and practice as a whole, the successful Lawyer will build and maintain client relationships and participate in initiatives within the region. If you have a genuine passion for this field and are seeking a hands-on role within a friendly and supportive working environment, then this opportunity is not to be missed.

The Candidate
You shall be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with a minimum of 3 years` PQE;
Technically proficient with solid experience in a broad range of Private Client matters;
Possess excellent communication skill both verbal and written across all levels;
Full membership of STEP is advantageous but not essential;
Strives for high standards in their work, ensuring a professional and client-focused approach at all times;
Candidates will have high standards of IT Literacy;
Demonstrate an aptitude for business development.


For further details of this Private Client Lawyer vacancy, please contact Simon quoting reference SS26880.


Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences.

By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position.

By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site.

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Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes.

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As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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