Our client is a leading law firm based in Oxford with a national reputation for handling commercial and personal legal matters for a wide range of individuals, businesses, institutions, and third sector organisations.
Its Private Client Department is currently seeking a 3-6 years' PQE private client solicitor.
The role would be cover private client but the department is renowned for dealing with high value complex work and your involvement would depend upon your level of experience. The majority of this role will be focused on wills, probate, tax and trusts.
Your duties will include:
- administering a wide range of complex estates, often involving negotiations with HMRC regarding inheritance tax
- drafting of complex wills and trusts, often involving international and domicile issues
- acting for a number of high net worth individuals and landed estates to provide advice on the use of wills and trusts to mitigate capital taxes
- acting for major UK charities providing legacy administration guidance and advice on the drafting of wills and trusts
The ideal candidate will also be either STEP qualified or have aspirations to become STEP qualified.
It would be a distinct advantage if you are also already familiar with the taxation of trusts - including 18-25 - and experienced with interest in possession and discretionary trusts, including the interaction with s31 Trustees Act 1925.
In return for your hard work and dedication, the Oxford based firm offers a competitive starting salary which includes regular salary reviews, a year on year bonus and a comprehensive benefits package to include agile working.
To register your interest in this unique private client solicitor opportunity please call, or email your CV, to Gayle Woolf at G2 Legal.
At G2 Legal we have a wide range of positions open at legal firms around the UK. Visit our website to view them or contact Loraine Silvester on 01273 289000 to find out more.
For more information about this role and to apply, please contact Loraine Silvester at G2 Legal on 01273 289000 or forward an up to date copy of your CV.
PQE, years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for this role.