Locum Private Client Solicitor

Locum Private Client Solicitor


45 GBP - 55 GBP / Per Hour

Locum, Full-Time

contact: 0207 759 7963

email: rebecca.smith@birchroseassociates.co.uk

Job Description

Birchrose Associates are recruiting for a Locum Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive to assist at a reputable firm based in Somerset for 3 months + in duration.

The Opportunity

We are partnering with a long-established, friendly practice to recruit for a Locum Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive to assist whilst the firm recruit on a permanent basis. The role can be carried out on a hybrid basis.

This assignment is to start ASAP with an expected duration of 3 months, with potential to extend beyond this point. The locum is free to work full time or part time, with a minimum of 3 days per week required.


The successful Locum will manage a caseload of private client matters including:

  • Drafting and advising on a range of wills
  • Probate matters
  • Trusts
  • LPAs
  • Estate administration

The locum will benefit from secretarial support and support from other Fee Earners in the team.


  • Competitive pay in the range of £45 - £55 per hour DOE
  • Flexibility with hours / working pattern
  • Hybrid working
  • Secretarial support


  • At least 4 years' experience as a Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive
  • Experience handling busy and varied private client caseloads
  • Ability to work self-sufficiently and hit the ground running in a locum role

To be considered for this opportunity please contact Birchrose Associates for a confidential discussion.

Birchrose Associates, trading name of Huntress Search Ltd, acts as a Recruitment Agency in relation to all Permanent roles and as a Recruitment Business in relation to all Temporary roles.

We practice a diverse and inclusive recruitment process that ensures equal opportunity for all we work with, irrespective of race, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, age or gender. As an organisation, we encourage applications from all backgrounds and will ensure measures are met when required, to allow a fair process throughout.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.

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