Law Staff Legal Recruitment Ltd
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12 Mar 2018
22 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Join an expanding, ambitious, independent firm in Kent The Firm Our client is a well-accredited, independent law firm in Kent which has been established in the area for over 170 years. The firm is committed to offering clients a smooth, stress-free legal service. With a great reputation for providing straightforward advice and efficient service, the business has continued to grow as a result of client recommendation and is now looking for an experienced private client lawyer to join the team in the Maidstone office. The firm offers an extremely supportive and sociable working environment and a fantastic range of benefits. The Role You will be taking on a busy, varied role covering all aspects of private client work and should be a confident solicitor or legal executive with substantial experience in a broad range of matters. This includes elderly client work including provision for care home fees, all wills, trusts, inheritance tax planning and probate work, LPA, Deputyship and Court of Protection matters, trusts work and charities. The Candidate The successful applicant will be a solicitor of at least 5 years` PQE or similarly-experienced legal executive; Possess strong technical and excellent drafting skills; A good understanding of costs issues is essential; as is an empathetic manner, and the ability to explain complex matters in clear, accessible language; You will be organised, with good time management and the ability to work to deadlines and prioritise the competing demands of a busy workload; STEP membership would be advantageous, as would any panel membership or similar professional accreditation. PRIVATE CLIENT LAWYER For further details of this private client lawyer vacancy, please contact Charlotte quoting reference C01725801 PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL (INCLUDING SPAM FOLDER) FOR CONFIRMATION YOUR APPLICATION HAS BEEN RECEIVED. Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences. By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position. By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site. In accordance with The Conduct of Agencies and Businesses Regulations Act of 2003, Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited require all candidates applying for a position to provide via email, fax or post, a copy of photographic identity and proof of address. Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes. To view Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration terms please go to our website. As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Address: Please see our website for details This job was originally posted as

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