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Private Client Fee Earner

An exciting opportunity has arisen due to continued organic growth  for a experienced Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive (FCILEx) to join our expanding Private Client team at Bell Lamb & Joynson across our Warrington and Runcorn offices. 

You will be at the forefront of the client experience in providing expect legal advice in relation to Wills, Probate, Trusts, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection. 

Who are we?

Bell Lamb & Joynson have been at our client's side since 1821, helping thousands of people each year navigate the difficult times in their lives, putting our client at the forefront of the service that we provide.

We are one of the fastest growing traditional high street firms across Merseyside, North Cheshire, and the surrounding areas. Service is key to our success and so caring, compassionate client focused applicants are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities of successful candidate: -

You will be responsible for managing your own varied caseload while ensuring that excellent client care is delivered. You will also be required to collaborate  with our  business development and marketing teams and proactively  be involved in networking.   

The candidate must have at least 3+ years PQE with knowledge of the following: 

  • Estate Administration 
  • Trusts 
  • Wills 
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney 
  • Court of Protection 

and have a particular interest in Estate Administration and Trusts.   

The successful candidate will: 

  • Be proactive 
  • Have strong technical knowledge 
  • Possess excellent client care skills 
  • Be able to manage a varied caseload 
  • Be able to work independently with limited supervision

Why Work for Bell Lamb & Joynson Solicitors?

  • Bell Lamb & Joynson were established in 1821 and is one of the regions oldest law firms and has offices across North Cheshire and Merseyside.
  • A forward-thinking firm which has invested heavily in both IT and staff with clear opportunities for advancement, progression and training within the firm.  The majority of partners over the years have started as trainee's within the firm and 66% of the current partners were trainee solicitors within the firm.
  • We are market leading in terms of the technology we deploy and have been paper free across the firm for a number of years.
  • We are the number 1 rated firm locally on review solicitors for the services we provide and are highly rated nationally.
  • Bell Lamb & Joynson are enjoying a period of sustained growth and are one of the fastest growing traditional high street firms in the area.
  • We are part of LawNet. A national network of over 70 SME law firms which means we have resources and support beyond our size and geographical locations.
  • Supportive and friendly culture. Following our 2oo year anniversary we are focused our people and culture being front and centre with a strong people before profit philosophy.
  • The firm is multi-award winning and highly regarded.
  • We pay competitive salaries and believe strongly in a sustainable  work life balance - remembering that even though we are dealing with serious matters and individuals in difficult circumstances its important to have fun with our colleagues.
  • Individual and Team performance incentives
  • Discounted legal services for colleagues, friends and family.
  • Agile and flexible working - we have had colleagues working from home well before the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Pension Plan
  • Up to 28 days holiday + Bank Holidays.
  • 24/7 GP Access for you/partner/dependants.
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Staff Rewards Scheme via perk box – offering discounts on leisure, shopping, and free services such as wellbeing and support.  Additional rewards and team building opportunities if department targets are met.
  • Salary bracket for this role is £40,000 to £45,000.  To Apply please complete the following online application form here.

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