+44 (0)12 7348 0616


+44 (0)20 7024 3600


In terms of their strength and depth, they are absolutely first-class.


Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive

Based in Lewes, East Sussex

Salary range: £28-£40,000

About Adams & Remers:

We are a long established law firm with a professional, modern, client-centred approach. Delivering exceptional service to our clients is at the heart of everything we do.

We have an excellent reputation and have built strong, responsive and complementary practice areas that help private individuals, businesses and institutions in the UK and internationally. We have developed expertise in established and emerging sectors to ensure we offer the best specialist advice available.

We have offices in Lewes and London, with this role being based in our Lewes office. Across our practice areas of Commercial and Residential Property, Private Client, Litigation and Corporate and Commercial, we have 19 partners and a full team of around 100.

Our Private Client team, based in Lewes, advises UK and international private individuals including multi-generational families, high net worth individuals and entrepreneurs and business professionals. We offer a full range of services including wills, inheritance, powers of attorney, trusts and probate, estate planning and tax.

We have top rankings for our Private Client team in Chambers High Net Worth Guide and Legal 500 directories. Our lawyers also have personal top rankings across various legal directories. The team receives excellent feedback and reviews from clients, industry partners and referrers:

“Provides a Rolls-Royce service.”

“Excellent knowledge, extremely efficient and an absolute delight to deal with.”

We strongly believe in taking the time to get to know our clients – really listening and understanding what matters to them. Our team has specialist practitioners to ensure we can provide the best advice available. This commitment to personal service and offering the highest standards of advice is what encourages our clients to return to us time and again as their circumstances change. Creating and nurturing strong professional partnerships and referrer relationships are also key to our new business development.

The Role:

We are looking for a junior fee earner to join this team to carry out:

  • Estate planning, including preparation of Wills and advice on lifetime giving
  • Probate and Estate administration, including advising on Deeds of Variation
  • Preparation of Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Advice on the creation, administration and termination of trusts

Skills needed:

  • Qualified solicitor with around 1-2 years’ PQE, Legal Executive or Paralegal with experience
  • Organised, adaptable and accurate
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Effective time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills and willingness to ‘go the extra mile’
  • Flexibility, resilience and the ability to handle change
  • Enjoys working as part of a team

Working for Adams & Remers:

We fill our teams with people who are professional, motivated and reliable and share our values and our determination to deliver the best possible experience for our clients.

To help you develop yourself and your role, we offer a friendly working environment with opportunities for training and development to help you strengthen your skills and expertise.

We have a strong focus on wellbeing and provide you with excellent support and resources.  Our friendly, welcoming team regularly organise social events to keep us connected.

The salary for the position is £28,000 to £40,000 a year depending on experience.  We offer a very competitive benefits package including discount vouchers, virtual GP service and fitness and nutrition health checks.


If you are interested in the role please send your CV and covering letter to Alison May (HR Advisor) alison.may@adamsandremers.com


Registered address:
Adams & Remers LLP, Trinity House, School Hill,
Lewes, Sussex BN7 2NN. Company Reg no: OC351800
This Firm is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. SRA ID Number: 525523
Copyright 2021 Adams & Remers LLP