As a result of geographical relocation, a rare opportunity has arisen to join our Private Client team in Woolton Village.

We are a well-respected family owned and operated firm of solicitors with a focus on client relationships and have an excellent reputation in the local community and beyond. 

We are looking to recruit an ambitious full-time/part time private client practitioner to take over a well-ordered existing case load, with the potential to become a director in a firm with no glass ceiling. This will be a permanent hire and you will operate within our efficient Private Client Department.

The department deals with a range of Private Client matters, such as wills; probate; administration of taxable and non-taxable estates; lasting powers of attorney; Court of Protection applications; basic trusts work and general elderly client advice.  You will be expected to work in most of the areas within this broad range. You will also be interested in assisting with BD to enable to department to increase turnover.

The chosen applicant will be a fully qualified solicitor, CILEx, or experienced private client practitioner. STEP & SFE accreditation would be a bonus.

The successful lawyer will have the following qualities:

  • The ability to communicate complex legal issues clearly and appropriately to clients
  • To provide an excellent client centric service with a friendly and helpful attitude
  • A commitment and enthusiasm for continuous learning and development
  • To have the highest standards of integrity at all times
  • A willingness to work within a team, and the ambition to be a head of department
  • A desire to provide the highest customer service to our valued clients
  • Be organised and efficient in their work

Starting salary: £35,000-£55,000 per annum for full time with the opportunity of a performance bonus as KPIs are met and exceeded.

Salary dependant on experience. No agencies. Equal opportunities employer.

Please send your CV and covering letter to Catherine Higgins introducing who you are, what drives you and why Catherine Higgins Law should seriously consider you for this opportunity.

If you would like to find out more about this opportunity, please contact Catherine Higgins on 07821 914 568.  No agencies.

Job Type: Full-time/part time

Salary: £35,000.00-£55,000.00 per year


  • Company pension


  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

Liverpool L25 7RE: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (preferred)