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Career Opportunities

We currently have an opportunity within our Private client department and we are interested in hearing from lawyers and trust and probate practitioners looking to join our established team.  All contacts and applications would be kept strictly confidential.

Private Client Solicitor/Legal Executive

Gainsborough, Lincolnshire | hybrid or home working available | Full Time, Permanent | £50,000 – £75,000pa

Established in 1860, we are a firm of solicitors with a long-standing history of providing exceptional legal services to their clients. With a commitment to excellence and a deep-rooted tradition of professionalism, our team take pride in offering tailored solutions to meet the unique needs of each individual.

We are seeking an experienced Solicitor or Legal Executive to join an esteemed Private Client department. You will take charge of a substantial existing caseload of probate and related work, serving a diverse range of clients.

Are you the right person for the job?

  • Qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with substantial experience in Private Client law
  • Proven track record of handling a diverse caseload of probate and related matters
  • Thorough understanding of inheritance tax, estate planning, and wealth management
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent analytical skills
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal abilities to engage effectively with clients
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, ensuring the highest quality of service
  • Demonstrated dedication to professional development and staying abreast of industry changes

What will your role look like?

  • Handling a significant caseload of probate matters, including wills, estates, and trusts
  • Providing expert legal advice on inheritance tax, estate planning, and wealth preservation
  • Managing complex probate matters and estate administrations efficiently and diligently
  • Collaborating with clients to understand their needs and offer personalised legal solutions
  • Drafting wills, powers of attorney, and other related legal documents
  • Ensuring compliance with all relevant legal and regulatory requirements
  • Building and maintaining strong client relationships

What can you expect in return?

You will enjoy a competitive benefits package inclusive of a Bupa package and extra holidays + a supportive work environment that fosters career growth and work-life balance.

We encourage applications from all individuals regardless of age, gender, race, sexual orientation, disability, or background. Our firm promotes an inclusive and diverse workplace, and values the unique perspectives that each team member brings.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further evaluation.

How To Apply?

If you possess the required experience and skills to excel in this role, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your updated CV and a compelling cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you believe you are the ideal candidate for this position.  Email your application to srh@burtondyson.com.