Private client solicitor / fee earner

Due to sustained success, we now have a fantastic opportunity for a Private Client fee earner to join our expanding department in our Leeds North (Moortown) office. 

Joining our company at this stage will be a fantastic opportunity, providing all the benefits of working in a well-established company with high quality standards, security and an established team whilst also being part of a growing, forward-thinking organisation, keen to implement new innovations and technologies who value new ideas and suggestions. 

Job Role

We are looking for a Private Client solicitor / fee earner to join our growing team. You will be managing Private Client law issues, providing professional legal advice across a range of topics including wills and probate, inheritance tax planning, advice on care home fees, setting up trusts, powers of attorney etc.

Person Specification

The ideal candidate will be a qualified solicitor or legal executive with 3+ years PQE, with a friendly and professional manner; a positive, self-driven individual. You will be an effective communicator with excellent attention to detail and an awareness of current developments. You must be a strong team player and highly organised whilst being able to work under pressure to manage your own caseloads.

Salary and Benefits

  • Competitive salary and generous bonus scheme
  • Generous holiday entitlement (including Christmas closure, your birthday off and incremental holiday days)  
  • Private medical insurance
  • Health care cash plan and Employee Assistance Programme
  • Hybrid working – 60% office and 40% working from home (although you’re welcome in the office full time if you prefer)
  • Support for professional development  
  • Company pension  
  • Work/life balance and a supportive work environment  
  • Casual dress (business dress only expected when meeting clients) 
  • Sports, Social and CSR Committees  
  • Paid volunteer day off  

If this sounds like the role for you, please apply with an up-to-date CV and brief cover letter to or apply using the form below.

STRICTLY NO AGENCIES – we reserve the right to contact any candidates direct where agencies have not been instructed to assist with recruitment.

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