Private Client Partner, Permanent, Norwich, £Competitive DOE
Location: Norwich
Conditions: 37.5 hrs per week
Reference: R13/854
Posted on: 29 March 2021

Rthirteen are currently supporting an established, top-tier legal firm in their search for a Private Client Partner to join their team in Norwich.

As Private Client Partner you will be responsible for handling a range of matters within Private Client with a focus on Wills & Probate. You will be actively involved in the management of the team, business strategy, marketing and business development and will be able to show a high level of technical knowledge in the full range of estate planning, wills, probate, lifetime planning and tax work.

The ideal candidate will be a senior associate looking to make the next step in their career or will be a partner/director who is looking for a lateral move to an ambitious law firm. The firm can offer a competitive package and excellent prospects for highly motivated individuals.

Duties to include but not limited to:

  • Estate planning advice, incorporating lifetime and Will planning and advice to families on the legal ramifications of succession in business and agricultural settings.
  • Acting as the trusted advisor for families, providing strategic and practical advice beyond immediate legal ramifications
  • Preparation of Wills and associated documents.
  • Drafting trusts of various forms, advising on administration and ongoing tax requirements.
  • Dealing with post-death planning including Deeds of Variation and Appointment.
  • Advice on and preparation and registration of Lasting Powers of Attorney, and advice on Enduring Powers of Attorney.
  • Advice on amending and varying existing trusts for practical and taxations reasons and dealing with disagreements and conflicts with trustees and beneficiaries.
  • Maintaining an up-to-date knowledge of relevant areas of the Law and to attend appropriate training courses and maintain records of training.

You will have/be:

  • You will be a Private Client Solicitor with at least eight years PQE.
  • You will have a good technical knowledge.
  • A detailed understanding of capital taxation including the various agricultural and business reliefs, and the ability to advise strategically on minimising taxation across generations.
  • Able to demonstrate an ability to build and develop client relationships.
  • Experience of running a team is desired but not essential.
  • Exceptional communication skills.

This is a full-time permanent opportunity, working Monday – Friday. A highly competitive salary is on offer to a candidate that has developed leadership skills and is seeking a role allowing the chance to take the next step in their career.

How to apply:
To hear more details about this fantastic opportunity please email your CV to Ed Bott – Recruitment Specialist at rthirteen recruitment.

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