Private Client Solicitor
GBP70000 - 85000 / annum
February 9, 2018
Robert Half Executive Search have recently been appointed to find a Private Client Solicitor for our London based client, the role will operate out of their offices based in the heart of the city.
Our Client is an established national firm of chartered accountants that specialises in tax solutions and expert dispute resolution services for all types of tax investigations and enquiries to clients throughout the UK.
The clients are ultra high net worth individuals and entrepreneurs with multi-jurisdictional tax, structuring and business needs. The successfully appointed Private Client Solicitor will work on matters such as but not limited to Corporation Tax, Personal Tax, Estate Planning, Asset Protection, Property taxes and succession planning.
You will already be working for a well-regarded London or regional firm and have proven experience in Tax Planning, Trusts and SME/family business tax issues, including succession planning and typical property portfolio issues. You will act mainly for high net worth clients and family estates, you will be expected to manage and develop private client relationships. There will be a wide range of high quality and high value Private Client work, so a broad knowledge is highly desirable. Ideally you will be an established and successful player in the private client field with a track record in generating work from existing clients of your firm and from sources of your own.
You will have a strong academic background, with a minimum 2:1 from a respected University, A working knowledge of trusts would be invaluable so a STEP qualification would be a bonus, but this is not essential. Experience of dealing with very high net worth clients would be a distinct advantage.
We are looking for someone who has the ability and desire to grow a new line of business within an existing framework, you will be able to demonstrate a history of effective client relationship building and new business development.
You will demonstrate strong attention to detail and possess superb communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to influence and negotiate with key decision makers.
Articulate and ambitious, you must have a tenacious and self-motivated approach and the ability to inspire and thrive.
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