We are always looking for high calibre private client lawyers or other qualified professionals with a strong academic background who would like to specialise in estate and personal tax planning.
We are also interested in receiving applications from lawyers specialising in estate and trust litigation.
We regret that we are unable to offer training contracts at present.
No agencies please.
Senior Associate Private Client Solicitor
Due to our continued growth we are looking to recruit a Senior Associate Private Client Solicitor.
The role will involve working within a multi-disciplinary team including tax specialists and solicitors to advise on the full range of private client work including estate planning, Wills, lasting powers of attorney, the administration of high-value estates, trust administration and personal tax planning. Meridian is one of the largest private client teams in the Midlands, and is recognised as one of the leading firms in this area. Much of our work involves technical advice on inheritance tax, capital gains tax and income tax. We also provide highly specialised advice to individuals and trustees on international tax issues and cross border succession. Experience in these areas is desirable but full training will be given.
The successful candidate is likely to have over 5 years post qualification experience and be STEP qualified. However, we will consider applications from strong candidates with less experience, but with a desire to specialise. We offer flexible working arrangements and will consider candidates who are looking to work part-time.
If you wish to apply, please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Tax Advisory Specialist
Due to growth in tax advisory work, we are looking for a tax advisory specialist to work closely with the partners on a broad range of tax advisory work for existing clients and one off projects. This would cover all the main personal taxes. Advisory work would include trust and estate planning, shareholder planning such as exits and reorganisations, real estate planning and a very significant element of international work around residence, domicile and overseas structures.
The successful candidate is likely to be CTA qualified and would be working within a multi-disciplinary team including tax specialists and solicitors. We would consider good candidates at various levels and also part- or full-time. If you wish to apply, please send your CV to email@example.com
Private Client Paralegal
We are currently looking for a high calibre, hardworking, ambitious and enthusiastic individual to join our Contentious Trusts and Probate team as a paralegal. We offer a full range of contentious probate services ranging from challenging the validity of a Will to bringing a claim for reasonable financial provision under the Inheritance (Provision for Family & Dependants) Act 1975. We also act for clients in contentious Court of Protection matters and professional negligence claims. We are looking for someone who has at least the GDL to join our team on a full-time basis working at our office at Little Packington. The paralegal will assist the fee earners with their case loads and tasks will range from legal research, liaising with the Court, attending hearings and meetings, dealing with clients, drafting documents. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone wishing to embark on a legal career with a busy, hardworking and interesting department.
The successful candidate must meet the following criteria:
- Have access to a car on a daily basis and have a full and clean driving licence
- Have at least the GDL
- Be committed to a career in law
- Be hardworking, enthusiastic and ambitious
We are looking to interview immediately with a proposed start date of mid-February 2019.
If you wish to apply, please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
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