Trainee Solicitor

trainee solicitor vacancy

TRAINING CONTRACT

To commence from March – June

 THE OPPORTUNITY

We are looking for a trainee solicitor, to be based initially in our recently refurbished and well located Tring office. The successful candidate will commence their training within our highly respected Private Client department.

The new appointee will be trained in accordance with SRA guidelines and will, during the course of their training contract, enjoy a varied and stimulating workload.

As well as performing fee earning roles and interacting with clients, the trainee will also be encouraged to take part in business development activities, learning from experienced team members who will provide formal and informal mentoring. They will also play an active role in internal team meetings.

ABOUT OUR FIRM

Pictons is one of the most well-known legal brands in the region and has a reputation for providing top quality legal services and excellent client care. This firm has built an impressive and diverse base of local and regional clients, which include businesses drawn from many sectors and of differing sizes. We have a wide network of valued business contacts and referrers.

We embrace new technology which has seen us launch an innovative new property app and undertake a major upgrade to our practice management system.

What sets Pictons apart is not only the good quality work and supportive team environment, but also the great opportunities for career development. We are committed to helping all team members  fulfil their career ambitions and we strive to create an environment where each individual is actively encouraged to achieve their full potential.

REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE

  • Law Degree or equivalent, preferably 2:1 or above and LPC, preferably Commendation/Merit or above
  • We will consider applications from those who wish to qualify via the SQE route
  • Excellent interpersonal, customer service and team working skills
  • Ability to build and maintain strong client relationships
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Strong business development and networking skills

Applications are invited from internal and external candidates.

If you wish to apply, please email gaby.staddon@pictons.co.uk by no later than 28th February 2023 with:

1          An up to date CV,

2          and covering letter.

Ref: TC0123