Senior Private Client Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive – Vulnerable Client

Senior Private Client Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive – Vulnerable Client

Legal vacancy

Canterbury office

We are seeking a senior Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive to join our Vulnerable Client team based in our city centre Canterbury office with flexibility to work from home.

Profile:

Working within a highly respected and established Vulnerable Client team. This role consists of dealing with a varied caseload of Vulnerable Client matters to include, Wills, LPAs, administration of estates and a small amount of Court of Protection work. This position would suit a senior Private Client solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive who is looking to build upon their existing skill set.

Duties:

The successful Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive will undertake a variety of duties including:

  • The preparation of wills of varying degrees of complexity including Advance Directives
  • Administering estates of all sizes including those with business and/or agricultural assets
  • Advising on and drafting Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Some Court of Protection work.

Previous Experience:

  • ¬†Highly experienced of the areas of law noted above
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • High quality educational and technical background
  • Self-motivated, self-confident and able to work with minimum supervision
  • Able to relate to clients at all levels and demonstrate excellent levels of client care
  • Good team player with collegial and collaborative approach
  • Able to support, supervise and guide more junior members of the team
  • Able to forge and develop business relationships with an enthusiasm for networking and business development
  • Commercial acumen and appreciation of financial fundamentals
  • Genuine desire to be involved in the future growth plans for the firm

Personal Attributes:

  • Strong academic record
  • Confident
  • Excellent people/communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Computer literate

You will have excellent interpersonal skills, enjoy working as part of a team, organised with the ability to prioritise your workload.

Please email your CV with a covering letter setting out your reasons for applying using the link below to our on-line application form.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE