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Senior Private Client Solicitor

£60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum Excellent benefits
Kent Margate

Managing this Role


Maxwell Duffen

Headhunter - Reading, Oxford, Kent, Sussex
0203 865 2113

This firm is one of the largest and most ambitious on the South Coast, with an impressive presence throughout Kent they are well reputed for their exceptional standards of client care and rank highly in the Legal 500.

Now seeking a Private Client Solicitor of 5 Years PQE to join their Margate office as a Salaried Partner, this is a great opportunity for an ambitious individual looking to take their career to the next level.

The Firm

This firm stands out from the pack, having been long established as a reliable practice on a broad range of matters, with a long and fruitful heritage of providing a quality and client-driven service to their regional base.

They have in recent years expanded their offices and staff count by double; which is testament to their success - they have a very bright future and have quickly become one of the most renowned law firms on the South East Coast.

The firm is full service, providing a range of bespoke services to both the business and individual, and are well regarded for their work in matters ranging from Property to Private Client. This is clear from their strong business base of repeat/referral work due to their esteem in the area.

The firm uses state-of-the-art IT systems and is keen to innovate, having invested heavily in a case management system and various other sources of technological support. The firm also invests heavily in its colleagues, who benefit from an encouraging management culture, and an environment that is rich in camaraderie. Interdepartmental teamwork and senior-level support are richly ingrained into the working practices of this sympathetic and collegiate firm.

The Role

  • This department specializes over a variety of HNW / UHNW matters including wills, estates, tax matters, trusts and much more.
  • They deal with a healthy mixture of both domestic and offshore private clients creating a very exciting and dynamic caseload for their fee-earners to service work from. The variety in work provides their fee earners the best opportunity to develop their careers working alongside the best in the market, whilst dealing with a high quality of work.
  • You will form a part of a progressive team of 8 leading specialists including 2 partners who over the years have established themselves as leaders in the field. You will be a senior figure within the private client team as you will be Joining as a salaried partner with the view of obtaining equity (should you want it).
  • Private Client is at the core of this firm, accounting for a large proportion of their turnover meaning anyone joining this team will be a focal point of the practice moving forwards.


  • You will be a Private Client Solicitor with 5 Years of PQE.
  • You will ideally have experience in managing a team.
  • You will have an enthusiasm for developing and growing the firm's private client services, as well as enhancing the experience of the current clients.

What's on offer

  • Highly competitive salaries coupled with a great bonus scheme.
  • A chance to join a friendly practice within a highly-ranked regional firm.
  • Hybrid working patterns; a mixture of home and office-based work.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Private Client Solicitor of 5 Years PQE to join this friendly, forward-thinking regional firm based in their Margate, Kent office.

Apply now for immediate consideration or please call for a confidential conversation.