Private Client Associate / Legal Director
£60,000 - £90,000


Lancashire, Greater Manchester, Cheshire

Areas of Law:
Private Client/Wills and Probate, Charities/Ecclesiastical

Job Type:

6 years plus

Private practice

0345 300 3577

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A highly successful, full service law firm is looking to make a strategic appointment in the Manchester office.


This is a lead role in which you’ll be afforded quality work and an unrivalled career path. The firms enjoys an enviable reputation and is committed to private client services.


There is an interesting mix of clients both old money in family trusts and inherited wealth, together with new money clients including entrepreneurs, professionals, owners & shareholders of private limited companies and SMEs. 


Typical instructions include all forms of wealth protection and estate distribution including:


•        Advising on and preparing Wills,

•        Estate & Wealth Protection measures,

•        Lasting Powers of Attorney,

•        Living Wills and Letters of Wishes,

•        Lifetime gifts and tax issues,

•        Elderly Client Advice,

•        Trusts advice, creation and administration,

•        Variation of Wills,

•        Obtaining Grants and administration of estates and probates,

•        Court of Protection 



The nature of the role requires not less than 8 years’ PQE, with excellent technical skills and ideally STEP accredited. Whilst a following is not essential, the firm is looking to appoint a charismatic and outgoing individual who is happy the network and promote the team.


All applications and enquiries will be treated in the strictest of confidence. 



Actis Legal specialises in the North West legal market and with such a detailed knowledge of the region, we are able to provide tailored and bespoke advice to individuals we act for and identify suitable career moves.


** Please note that references to post qualification experience (PQE) are given as a guideline to the competences required for technical, client and case management skills, as well as budgeted salary for the role. We encourage you to apply for any job for which you feel you are a suitable candidate.


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