Contentious Probate Solicitor

Location
Altrincham
Salary
£30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted
24 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Ref
JC135689
Contact
Jamie Chinnock
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Are you a Contentious Probate Solicitor (NQ-3yrs PQE) looking to join a leading regional firm in South Manchester/Cheshire?

As a result of the increase in work, the Dispute Resolution Department is seeking to recruit a Probate Litigation or Contentious Probate Solicitor of around 0-3 years’ PQE. The Dispute Resolution team consists of a team of 11, which includes a partner, solicitor and trainee dealing exclusively with probate litigation matters.

Reporting to the supervising Partner, the successful Contentious Probate Solicitor should be experienced in litigation with a focus on will disputes, estate disputes, trust disputes, and Court of Protection disputes.

The dispute resolution team is long-recognised by the Legal 500 granting them “Top Tier” status and the firm is also a member of the MSI Global Alliance of Independent law firms and the UK200 Group. The Dispute Resolution team is also recognised for its probate litigation work by the Legal 500 and the team are members of the Northern Contentious Probate Group and are members of ACTAPS. 

You must be a qualified Solicitor with experience in handling Probate Litigation / Contentious Probate matters (IPFDA claims, will validity challenges, claims for proprietary estoppel and removal of executors) and will need to demonstrate an ability to develop high levels of technical skill and strong client relationships. You will have strong academics and likely be working within an established and well regarded firm.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading regional firm in South Manchester/Cheshire and enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package.

Their offices are easily commutable from Altrincham, Manchester, Sale, Stockport and Warrington)

To be considered for this Contentious Probate Solicitor role please click ‘apply now’.

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