Our client is one of the largest legal practices in the South West, with clearly defined divisions catering for business and private clients, their teams are able to offer the very best legal advice through a full range of legal services, across a wide range of areas and commercial sectors. Rewarding their hard-working staff with flexibility, competitive salaries, a generous holiday plan and a fantastic benefits package.
Due to recent growth and expansion our client is looking for a Private Client Solicitor / Legal Executive to join their Honiton / Sidmouth offices on a full-time, permanent basis.
- Within the role you will provide an efficient, effective and complete legal service ensuring client satisfaction at all times; seeking support and advice from other members of the team whenever necessary.
To achieve any billing, time and fee earning targets set; to co-operate with the firm’s credit control arrangements; to manage time effectively and ensure billing is carried out regularly. Ensure recommendations and cross-referrals occur to other departments and personnel within the firm.
Skill and Knowledge required:
To develop personal skills, expertise and experience in the area of private client. To be aware of current issues and updates. To have carried a full caseload for at least 3 years. ACTAPS and/or STEP membership welcomed but not essential.
You must be able to work effectively within a team. The ability to work autonomously on files will be expected, but equally from time to time you may be asked to complete tasks on specific files by more senior team members or work on files under supervision.
Possess the willingness to promote the firm and develop personal connections
The successful candidate must be professional, organised, competent, enthusiastic and ambitious. To work with other fee earners and seek advice and assistance whenever needed to develop knowledge and skills, and to improve ability.
Please get in touch if you would like more information about this role or send your CV via the form below in complete confidence and we will get back to you.
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