Private Client Solicitor – Edinburgh

Practice Area: Commercial Litigation, Financial Services, Planning, business development, Private Client, Tax, Trusts & Executry
Level: Assistant, Associate, Full Time
Section: Law Firm
Location: Scotland, Central Belt, Edinburgh
Ref: FW8856

This award-winning law firm and estate agents is currently seeking a Lawyer to join its busy Private Client Team in Edinburgh. The purpose of the role is to provide professional advice to a variety of clients on all aspects of private client matters, and the successful candidate will also work closely with other teams within the firm including corporate, family, and residential property.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Meeting clients to take instructions, including explaining the executry process generally.
  • Attending to all day-to-day aspects of the administration of estates.
  • Communicating with other professionals, financial institutions, and service providers.
  • Investigating assets in executry estates.
  • Distribution of estates to beneficiaries.
  • Examining titles, advising, and preparing deeds of evacuation of survivorship destinations.

The team is keen to hear from candidates at the 2-6 years’ PQE level with previous experience of private client work and handling complex and sensitive cases. A STEP qualification is desirable, however not essential, and interested applicants who may wish to become STEP qualified can do so through the firms ‘Funded Learning Scheme’.

If this position could be of interest to you, please do not hesitate to contact either Steph or Teddie for an initial and confidential discussion. (Assignment 15882)


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