Private Client Lawyer


  • £30000 - £45000 per annum
  • Gloucestershire
  • Posted: 13/08/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 215285338

Job Details

Private Client Legal Executive /Solicitor, 2+ PQE, Gloucestershire. The purpose of the role is to provide legal services to clients in relation to Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Trusts, and capacity issues including deputyship. Advice on contested Lasting Powers of Attorney and contested deputyships. To apply or to register your interest, please contact Theresa on 0121 454 1004 and quote Job Ref:5338

OVERVIEW:
Your specialties will be Court of Protection, capacity, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Wills, Contentious Probate Disputes and to assist in the co-ordination of the team’s activities and achievement of its business objectives. Main responsibilities will include initial consultations and client triage where required, preparation of Wills, advice on Trusts, Inheritance Tax, advising on Lasting Powers of Attorney, dealing with applications and registrations, advising with respect to Trusts and preparation of appropriate Trust Documents, advising and liaising with clients on contentious probate matters; deputyships. The role will require someone who has a proven record of accomplishment in organising their own personal workload and responsibilities, the ability to determine priorities and consistently meet deadlines. The successful legal professional is likely to be 2 years+ PQE (or equivalent) and have experience of using multiple systems, collating and analysing data as well as exemplary administration skills, strong negotiation skills, an ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, high level of attention to detail and an enquiring mind and the ability to manage time effectively, prioritising tasks to ensure that deadlines are met.

eNL has a number of permanent, locum and consultant vacancies for private practice law firms, the public sector and FTSE in-house organisations, throughout England & Wales. If you are legally qualified or in a legal business support role and considering a career move, do get in touch, or go to https://www.enllegal.co.uk/enl/register-with-us to register your interest.

HOW TO APPLY:
Contact Theresa Lucas at eNL on 0121 454 1004 or email theresa.lucas@enllegal.co.uk with your CV, or simply call for a confidential discussion. We will review your application and get back to you as soon as possible. If it’s a fit, Theresa will talk you through all the details of the role, the company, team culture, career opportunities and package. If you feel it ticks the right boxes, only then we will share your CV with our client. eNL will never share your CV with a third party without your express permission. As part of our candidate care process, we aim to respond to all applications in 7 days, if you have not been contacted within this timescale, your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any legal professionals that may be interested in a new role, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (T&C’s apply).


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