Private Client Solicitor

03 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Rebecca Lawrence
Practice Area
Private Client
Contract Type

Private Client Solicitor - Devon - This is an excellent opportunity for a bright and driven Private Client Solicitor to become an integral member of our clients tenacious and expanding Private Client Department in Devon and to thrive in a professional and friendly environment. If you are a Private Client Solicitor looking for a new challenge then this is the role for you!

JOB TITLE: Private Client Solicitor - Devon

PQE REQUIRED: 2 years+

LOCATION: Devon (Commutable from: Budleigh Salterton, Exeter, Exmouth, Seaton, Sidmouth, Taunton, Tiverton & Torquay)

SALARY: Attractive


An opportunity for a Private Client Solicitor has arisen to be based in our clients Devon offices. The successful Private Client Solicitor will be required to provide an important contribution to the work of the Private Client Department supporting the on-going growth and development of the department's activities and contributing to the growth of client work and fee income. The successful Private Client Solicitor will need to work effectively with clients and other members of the private client departments across their offices. The appointed Private Client Solicitor will be expected to deal professionally and efficiently with a wide range of work whilst complying with procedures and working practices and will be required to work confidently with minimal supervision.


Dealing with matters such as; advising on and preparing Wills and Codicils, providing basic inheritance tax planning advice, preparing and registering Lasting Powers of Attorney, providing basic advice on care fees and related elderly client issues, the administration of estates (both taxable and non-taxable), assisting on other private client matters in accordance with experience and under supervision where appropriate and the willingness to be involved in business development opportunities the successful Private Client Solicitor will be both driven and motivated with a desire to progress their career within a busy and expanding team. Experience of successfully working in a private client department undertaking this nature of work with a focus on developing and maintaining professional and effective client relationships at all levels, with excellent communication and relationship management skills the ideal Private Client Solicitor will have a successful track record of involvement in both marketing initiatives and activities aimed at increasing fee income and raising own profile and that of the business, with a flexible approach to their duties.


The firm offers a traditional legal service specialising in working for private individuals, families and small to medium businesses. A well established practice who are recognised for providing a high quality service and is renowned for the sympathetic approach it provides to its clients. If you are a dynamic and motivated Private Client Paralegal and feel that you are the right fit for this role then please contact us to discuss further.