Tax & Succession Lawyer PQ5+

Tax & Succession (AKG/JPJM)

The Firm supports a hybrid working approach through our Smarter Working policy. We are also open to either part-time or full-time candidates.

Edinburgh, Scotland


We have an exciting opportunity for a lawyer to join one of our Tax & Succession Teams led by Alexander Garden and Paul Macaulay. Ideally individuals will be Scottish qualified with a minimum of 5 years’ post qualification experience. Consideration will also be given to English & Welsh qualified solicitors with a keen interest to undertake the transfer exam.

The role will principally be based in our Edinburgh office although we support a hybrid working approach. We are also open to either part-time or full-time candidates.


Our tax & succession lawyers advise individuals and families on all aspects of estate planning from succession planning, trusts and asset protection for high net worth families, as well as dealing with executry practice and wills drafting.

In providing advice to clients, you will work with other tax and succession, land and property, business law, charity law, family law, employment law and litigation experts to ensure that fully integrated holistic advice is given to our clients.

As you will become a trusted adviser and sounding board to your clients, you will need to have an interest in people and their affairs, whilst acting with discretion and empathy.

Skills / Qualifications

In order to be successful, you will be a strong team player with sound practical and technical experience and enthusiasm to develop your technical skills and legal career further in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.

You will be self-sufficient, commercially aware and able to handle a wide variety of challenging work with minimum supervision.

Turcan Connell will provide you with a fantastic opportunity to build on your career in an environment with an unrivalled reputation. We are committed to developing talent and providing outstanding training opportunities within a collegiate working environment.

Application process

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About Turcan Connell

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