Junior English Solicitor – Private Clients

Private Clients Closing: May 31, 2024

The Role

The successful candidate will work closely with the Managing Partner/Head of the Private Client Department to assist with the full range of services provided to our Private Clients with particular emphasis on Wills, Probate, Delegate and Estates work.  The role is varied and requires a diligent and motivated individual who can integrate within the team and has a strong desire to contribute to the success of the Firm.

Core Responsibilities

  • Legal Assistance: Provide comprehensive legal support to the Managing Partner/Head of Private Client Department in various matters, including but not limited to drafting legal documents, conducting legal research, and preparing case files.
  • Client Management: Assist in managing client relationships by effectively communicating with clients, understanding their needs, and providing timely updates on their cases.
  • Case Management: Assist in managing a caseload of private client matters, including wills, trusts, probate delegateships and estate planning, ensuring all deadlines are met and cases progress smoothly.
  • Administrative Support: Provide administrative support to the Managing Partner/Head of Private Client Department, including scheduling meetings, organising documents, and maintaining accurate records.
  • Legal Research: Conduct thorough legal research on relevant case law, statutes, and regulations to support the Firm’s legal strategies and provide informed advice to clients.
  • Professional Development: Stay updated on developments in relevant areas of law, attend training sessions and seminars, and actively participate in continuing education to enhance professional skills and knowledge.
  • Team Collaboration: Collaborate effectively with other members of the Team and the wider firm, including senior partners, associates, and support staff, to ensure seamless delivery of legal services and achieve departmental goals.
  • Compliance: Ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements, ethical standards, and firm policies in the execution of duties and responsibilities.


  • Newly qualified/qualified English Solicitor.
  • Strong academic background with a degree in Law.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and analytical skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Attention to detail and strong organisational skills.
  • Proficiency in legal research tools and Microsoft Office Suite.

This position offers an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to gain valuable experience and grow within a dynamic legal environment. If you meet the qualifications and are ready to take on the challenge, we encourage you to apply.


Apply via the form below or email with the subject line: Job Vacancy – Junior English Solicitor – Private Clients

  • Job Title Junior English Solicitor - Private Clients
  • Department Private Clients
  • Closing Date May 31, 2024
  • Qualifications required Newly qualified
  • Location Jersey
  • Residential/ Employment Status Entitled (5 years residency required)
  • Reporting to Managing Partner/Head of Private Client
  • Level/Salary Range Market
  • Position Type Full time (35 hours)
  • Start date ASAP
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