Private Client Solicitor / Legal Executive

Private Client Solicitor / Legal Executive

Location: Swindon, Wilts

Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 DOE

With a long established and well-earned reputation for excellence, our clients offer a full range of high-class legal services for both businesses and individuals.

They are committed to the very best standards of practice and are very proud to hold Lexcel - the Law Society's recognition of the highest management and customer care standards.

They now require a Private Client Solicitor / Legal Executive to undertake services to clients in relation to private client matters

Ideally you will have at least 3 years PQE experience

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

? Taking instructions from clients and advising clients
? Communicating with clients in person, on the telephone and by letter.
? Drafting documents, dealing with routine correspondence and telephone attendances.
? Communicating with third parties on behalf of the clients.
? Complying with the office procedures manual.
? Preparing accounts and accounting to clients from time to time
? Using the computer to open files, input time and generally work within Partners for Windows and other computer programmes as necessary.
? Completing all administrative forms as shall be required from time to time.
? Ensuring that files are billed regularly and compliant with Lexcel.
? Furthering the interests of the firm outside the office with third parties.


? Assisting colleagues and support staff and helping with work in their absence.




Skills:

? Knowledge of relevant law.


? Ability to communicate with all types of clients and to provide assistance and understandable advice to those clients.


? Drafting skills and ability to negotiate.
? On very rare occasions advocacy skills may be required


Benefits

? Salary £30,000 to £45,000 DOE
? Holiday: 28 days in addition to public holidays


Hours:

? Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm


Important In


  • Location: Swindon
  • Salary: 30000-45000 Per Annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Additional Resources Ltd.
  • Posted: 05-Oct-2022
  • Posted on: jobit.co.uk