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Associate- Private Client - Glasgow

Private Client - Private Practice
Ref: 399 Date Posted: Monday 25 Oct 2021
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Opportunity for an Associate level lawyer to join the Tier 1 Ranked Private Client teams of a major commercial Scottish law firm- this role will be based in their Glasgow offices.

Role Profile:

The role will involve advising on a range of private client matters with a wide range of Scottish and UK-wide clients which will include:

  • Advising on wills and powers of attorney;
  • Trust and executry administration;
  • Estate planning including the setting up of trusts and other entities;
  • Assisting with clients’ tax planning advice;
  • Providing advice to high net worth clients;
  • Involvement in adults with incapacity cases;
  • Preparing reports for institutional clients;
  • Supervising solicitors, paralegals and trainees within the team;
  • Delivering training to solicitors, paralegals and trainees within the team
  • Exposure to the practice area's business development activities;
  • Active involvement in building the business through proactive business development activities linked to the practice area's strategic plan.

Candidate Profile:

  • Circa 4+ years PQE and a background in private client;
  • Experience of dealing with complex and challenging issues and ability to demonstrate a solution driven approach when challenges arise.
  • Ability to understand clients’ needs and tailor and present advice appropriately.
  • A strong desire to understand the practice area’s key clients, their requirements and the challenges they face.
  • Committed to highest level of client care and service.
  • Committed to taking personal responsibility to learn on the job and keep knowledge up to date.

On Offer:

A highly competitive salary and benefits package including bonus, pension and flexible working arrangements. 

To Apply:

For a confidential discussion about this position, to request the full job decription or to apply, please contact:

David Thomson, Director

Glasgow: 0141 244 0260

Email: david@thomsonlrc.com

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