A top-tier firm are recruiting for a private client lawyer to join their team in Oxford or Marlow. They are a specialist private client firm and are very highly regarded, being ranked in the legal 500 for private client, Chambers High Net Worth Guide 2021 and EPrivateClient Top Law Firms 2021. Whilst respected and renowned, the firm are boutique allowing ultimate autonomy when working (however, for the less experienced applicants the close working relationship with partners will allow for solid support). The boutique nature of the firm emphasises how impressive it is that they were able to previously win Solicitors Firm of the Year at the British Wills and Probate Awards.
The role will see you dealing with a variety of private client matters (Wills, wealth management, LPAs, etc) with particular focus on tax. Due to the affluent area, the firm predominantly deals with high to ultra high net-worth clients, making this an excellent opportunity to gain experience of an interesting variety of work. Dependent on your experience, you may also be expected to aid in the business development of the department and to mentor more junior members of the team.
To be successful you will:
- Be anywhere from NQ to Partner level (there are multiple opportunities available).
- Have a keen passion for private client law.
- Be a team player with excellent client facing skills.
- Be curios to learn and willing to fit into the team.
As well as the obvious benefits of the varied workload, the firm are willing to fund you in becoming STEP qualified. The firm are also planning an expansion so this is a unique opportunity for progression.
Please apply as directed or confidentially contact Alfie Steadman at Search Legal for more information.