Private Client Lawyer

  • Job Reference: 66733
  • Date Posted: 26 March 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: Surrey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Market plus benefits
  • Sector: Private Client, Probate, Trusts, Wills, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

THE FIRM

A highly regarded and award winning law firm.

THE ROLE

The Private Client team is seeking a highly motivated candidate with 2-3pqe and excellent academics (ideally 2:1) who can demonstrate experience of a wide range of private client work and a keen desire to develop their knowledge and practice.

You will join a team which has a well established reputation and broad experience over the entire sector with a particular focus on UK domestic issues.

Within the wider Private Client team is the Cross-Border group which has an excellent reputation for advising on and assisting with the resolution of tensions between laws of different jurisdictions.

In particular, they provide estate planning advice to clients with assets in more than jurisdiction, advise on tax residency and domicile and assist with the administration of estates with an international dimension.

They handle varied and high quality work to include: estate planning advice; the administration of estates of varying degrees of complexity; advising on cross border issues; the creation, administration and taxation of trusts; advising on and drafting wills; taxation advice; advising on capacity issues.

Their client base is extremely wide-ranging and they advise largely high net worth individuals and have UK based as well as international clients.

ABOUT YOU

You will demonstrate sound knowledge and experience of a range of private client work and are likely to have had broad experience in estate planning and the administration of trusts and estates.

You will work mainly within the UK Private Client group and can expect a broad range of work in a supportive environment.

The Private Client Team is client-focused in its approach and offers superb career development opportunities.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.