Legal Career Opportunities

At Backhouse Solicitors we take great pride in a fantastic team of people who work together to look after our clients and make this a great place to work.  For that reason we only employ people who share our core values of great service, teamwork and value for money. Below you will find a list of current opportunities in our team – if you think you are the person we are looking for then we would love to hear from you.

We are a growing firm, and as a result we are always looking for people who share our values to join the team.  If that’s you, then we would be very happy to take a look at your CV even if there are no specific roles advertised below – we are always keen to create an opportunity for the right person.  Email your CV and covering letter to Liz Lister at [email protected].

Senior Private Client Solicitor

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced senior solicitor to join our Private Client team based in Chelmsford. 

About the Role

Our Private Client team consists of a Solicitor (Director) a Probate Executive and an experienced Legal Secretary. 

You will have experience in the following:-

  • Probate and Estate Administration
  • Preparing Wills and Powers of Attorney
  • Trusts
  • Taxation
  • Court of Protection matters

About You

You must be able to demonstrate clear leadership skills and be at least 5 years PQE.  We have a strong client base and large Will bank that has been built up over many years so our ideal candidate will have the ability both to look after existing clients and also develop and grow the department through attracting new clients. We ask all of our team to participate in networking events and promote the firm in the local business community.

At Backhouse Solicitors we pride ourselves on our high standard of customer care and client service, so it is vital that you are committed to maintaining this high standard.  We offer an attractive salary with the potential of earning more by way of bonuses and Directorship opportunities are available for team members who demonstrate leadership and commitment to building our practice.

Interested?  Please send your CV and covering letter to Liz Lister at [email protected]