Trainee Private Client Solicitor

Contract Type
Practice Area
Private Client
In-line with Society rates
Following continued expansion, Neilsons Solicitors and Estate Agents are looking to recruit a full-time Trainee Private Client Solicitor who will join our growing Executry department at our City Centre office at 2A Picardy Place, Edinburgh.

Job Description

The role is an excellent opportunity for a Trainee Private Client Solicitor to join one of Edinburgh’s top firms and specialise solely in private client work.

Full training will be provided.

Main duties and responsibilities involve:-

  • Dealing with all aspects of private client work at the firm including executry administration.
  • Providing advice on Wills, Powers of Attorney and Executries.
  • Dealing with transactions in a prompt and efficient manner, providing an excellent service to clients, as part of a highly talented team.
  • Ability to recognise and develop business relationships.

Essential Skills and Attributes:-

  • Strong academic record.
  • Highly organised and process driven with good attention to detail.
  • Highly motivated and dedicated.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to work to critical deadlines and effectively time manage workload.
  • IT skills and confidence using Microsoft Office Suite – full training will be given on our systems.

If you are looking for a move to a Firm which recognises talent and commitment, and you have the necessary skill set, we want to hear from you.

Mid-traineeship assignation to private client specialisation can be considered.

To apply for this opportunity, please send your current CV and a covering letter to our Head of Private Client, Margaret McGhee by email by clicking on the 'Apply Now' button below. You can also submit your application via post to: Margaret McGhee, Head of Private Client, Neilsons, 2A Picardy Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3JT.

No agencies please.

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