Job: Private Client Lawyer – Eastbourne
Private Client Solicitor / Legal Executive
Eastbourne, East Sussex
A great option for a qualified law professional to join a firm of very good repute and take on an existing caseload within a region that offers considerable options to grow business further.
(Newly Qualified Lawyers also welcome)
The firm are a well known high street name within East Sussex and have a number of firmly established offices in key locations across what has proven to be a consistently profitable area for private client work. They are seeking to appoint a qualified private client solicitor or qualified legal executive to take on an existing caseload, establish themselves and grow further business out of the Eastbourne office.
Responsibilities will include working for elderly and vulnerable clients, preparing Powers of Attorney, administration of estates, Court of Protection work and administration of client’s financial affairs, drafting Wills, administering trusts and advising on inheritance and capital gains tax issues.
The ideal candidate will be technically proficient with good practical knowledge of private client matters, though consideration will be given to those who have recently qualified and have prior experience on private client team and can demonstrate sound knowledge of this area of law. The current private client team are based across a number of locations, all are excellent communicators and proactive when it comes to marketing and generating further business. Senior leadership provide great support to the team as a whole and a professional yet friendly working culture exists across the firm in abundance.
The firm are centrally located and easily accessible with both parking available and the mainline station just a short walk away. The firm have a more traditional law office set up allowing a covid safe working environment. There is also a 1st class legal support team in place to ensure you are able to manage your caseload efficiently and to the high client care standards on which firm have built their reputation. A competitive salary is on offer to the right candidate as well as a sensible and modern approach to flexible working hours.
For further details please contact Gary at QED Legal or simply apply online today.