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Senior Solicitor

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    Private Practice

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  • Contact:

    Jonathan Skerrett

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  • Contact phone:

    0207 870 1019

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Our Client

Our client, a European private practice law firm, is currently seeking a Senior Solicitor to join its Peterborough office.

This role presents a fantastic opportunity to join a high-performing team with an innovative mindset. The role will sit within the firm's Private Client department.

Key Duties

  • Assist the Partners with cases in relation to the department: IHT planning, wills, care home fee planning, estate administration, etc.

  • Deliver on specific cases, source new opportunities and support the team's profile

  • Constantly source new work based on the firm's needs

  • Maintain high levels of client satisfaction

  • Deliver all work in a commercially effective manner

Please note that some travel may be required for this position, as well as out of hours work for business development, meetings and training purposes.

Your Profile

  • Relevant professional qualification with a minimum of 6 years PQE

  • Demonstrated legal skills in Private Client meeting

  • Experience and track record in handling cases such as wills, care home fees, estate administration and other Private Client matters

For more information about this role please get in touch with Jonathan Skerrett.
Phone: 0207 870 1019

About Rutherford

Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully-curated relationships networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.

Remote Working

We are currently looking for regionally-located Private Practice Legal professionals from across the United Kingdom who would be interested in working for London firms on an interim working from home basis: Kent, East Sussex, Essex, Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Wiltshire, Surrey or Hampshire.

We are also interested in hearing from candidates in Manchester, Birmingham, Oxford, Winchester and Salisbury.