Newly qualified Private Client Solicitor

Salary £38,000.00

Full time and permanent - Yeovil

9am-5.15pm – Monday-Friday (Flexibility available)

Are you a newly qualified Private Client Solicitor seeking a dynamic career opportunity? Our Private Client department is a pivotal practice area within our firm, and we're experiencing significant growth. We invite you to be part of our highly esteemed and expanding team.


Our friendly and well-established team comprises individuals with a diverse range of experience, from newly qualified solicitors to seasoned professionals with over 20 years in the field. We also have highly skilled legal executives and paralegals who contribute to the team's success.

All fee earners actively participate in departmental planning and business development, fostering a collaborative environment for the sharing of technical knowledge and best practices. Support and mentorship are readily available from the head of the department and experienced fee earners based in Dorchester to address any technical queries and provide necessary training.

If you're ready to take the next step in your career and contribute to the ongoing success of our Private Client department, we encourage you to apply and become an integral part of our thriving team.


Ideal candidate:

  • Has a strong interest in building a successful career in private client law.
  • Possesses a solid understanding of various aspects of private client matters.
  • Demonstrates enthusiasm for business development, client relationship management, and client development.
  • Exhibits the ability to work independently and collaboratively within the broader Private Client Team.
  • Has excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Possesses effective networking skills.

Company Description:

About Us: Battens would not be able to deliver an exceptional service to clients without our talented and hardworking staff. We recognise the hugely important role they play in the ongoing success and development of our business.

Battens has a 300-year history, but it is a forward-thinking firm.

Our workplace is:

  • Stimulating
  • Inclusive
  • Collaborative
  • Empowering

Staff are truly valued at Battens which means they stay with us long-term and build their futures here.

Other information:

Closing date 30.06.2024, please note this vacancy may close sooner if the right candidate is selected.

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