Private Client Lawyer

Harper Macleod LLP

TypeInverness, Elgin or Lerwick
AddressThe Ca'd'oro, 45 Gordon Street, Glasgow G1 3PE


Private Client Lawyer – Inverness, Elgin or Lerwick

We are recruiting for Private Client solicitor to join our expanding team. Ideally candidates should have at least three years PQE though other levels will be considered.

The individual can be based in Lerwick, Elgin or Inverness or the surrounding Highlands and Islands area and will deal with all aspects of wills, trusts, executries, adults with incapacity matters and estate planning (to include inheritance and capital gains tax issues). Being STEP qualified and/or dual Scots/English qualified will be helpful although is not essential.


Let your ambitions and ours go hand in hand

At Harper Macleod you’ll be part of a collective effort that is never satisfied: sharing the stresses, celebrating the successes and inspiring one another to always improve. You want to deliver extraordinary results for your clients. We want to deliver extraordinary opportunities for you, and encourage you to make a difference.

Harper Macleod’s culture is the sum of the actions of the people who make up our business – it’s built around taking calculated risks and pushing for innovative solutions. You know the law, but you also know that there’s much more to being a lawyer than that.

You know that doing things the right way is always the best way – the right things for clients, colleagues and our communities. We will never compromise on this.

We also embrace flexibility – including when and where our people work.

We are a business that has been named Law Firm of the Year eight times and ranked in The Times Scotland Best Law Firms 2020. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, an active colleague engagement & CSR programme and the opportunity to develop your career.

We believe the best is yet to come for Harper Macleod. If this sounds like the type of firm you’d like to be part of, maybe the best is yet to come for you?


To apply please send a CV and current salary details to Rona Cargill,


Harper Macleod LLP is committed to promoting equal opportunities and developing a diverse workforce.


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