Newly Qualified Solicitor – Private Client

Mimoza Fleur
Ref: MF0622-04
Location: London
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000
Type: Permanent

Our client is a leading City firm who has instructed us to conduct a team search as part of which they are wanting to secure a newly qualified solicitor to work in their leading and established private wealth team.

Their Private Client Department has maintained a leading reputation for providing tax, trust and succession planning advice to a wide range of individuals, families and trustees with onshore and offshore interest.

Our client is looking to recruit a talented newly qualified solicitor to cover a broad range of private client mattes including:-

  • to be an integral member of the Administration of Estates team, which deals with a wide range of high value and/or complex estates many of which are multi-jurisdictional;
  • to advise on estate planning for predominantly a broad range of UK clients, including drafting Wills and Trusts;
  • assist with the administration of long running and complex trusts;
  • preparation of Lasting Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection work;
  • personal tax advice for UK and non-UK individuals.


The successful candidate will have a range of experience as outlined above as well as:-

  • Trained at a well regarded law firm ideally with a focus on private wealth;
  • Strong intellectual and analytical abilities;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Experience of drafting and technical research;
  • Ability to take direction from senior members of the team, with an enthusiasm to develop;
  • Good commercial understanding and ability to apply legal principles to client circumstances in a commercially aware manner;
  • Effective management of client expectations and high levels of client service;
  • Good organisational skills, record keeping and file management;
  • Advanced IT skills with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook;
  • Willingness to get involved and act as a team player on client matters and provide general departmental support;
  • An organised and accurate approach to work;
  • Strong motivation and ambition to succeed.

Candidates who meet the above criteria are encouraged to apply by emailing a copy of your CV to

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