Vacancy – Private Client Solicitor – Dundee or Perth 

Salary:  Competitive

Miller Hendry is seeking to recruit a Solicitor to support the work of the Private Client Department, to be  based in either our Dundee or Perth Office. The successful candidate will deal mainly in Wills, Powers of Attorney, Executries and Trusts. The successful candidate’s main duties will be to take on and run cases, meet with and advise clients ensuring they are kept informed as to progress, promote the firm and take part in other practice development activities.

 

Job Description

JOB TITLE: SOLICITOR – PRIVATE CLIENT 

Location: Dundee or Perth

Primary purpose: To support the firm in the delivery of services to private clients.

Main duties of the role: 

  • Handle Powers of Attorney, Executries and Trusts
  • Prepare Wills
  • Take instructions
  • Draft letters
  • Answer correspondence
  • Make and receive telephone calls
  • Advise and report to clients
  • Prepare accounts and fee notes
  • Comply with office systems as per the office manual
  • Instruct support staff as required
  • Attend departmental and team meetings as required
  • Meet clients
  • Dictate
  • Time record 

You will also 

  • Carry out the workload as delegated by the Head of Department
  • Adhere to the office procedures as set out in the firm’s manual
  • Adhere to the guidance on professional matters as issued by the Law Society of Scotland

NOTE: Due to the Covid-19 restrictions you may be expected to work from home from time to time.  A commitment to teamwork and flexibility is essential.

To apply please email a covering letter and CV to Audrey Harte: hr@millerhendry.co.uk