Court of Protection and Inheritance Disputes Solicitor

England, Essex, Chelmsford
£40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benfits
08 Aug 2017
05 Sep 2017
Nick Waters
Practice area
Private client
Full time
Contract type

This firm has a rich heritage dating back over 100 years. They are one of the most well-respected law firms in Essex and have become a "Regional Heavyweight", they are ranked in the Top 200 and are top tier across several areas. They have grown significantly over recent years, and things are showing no signs of slowing down!

They have built up a first-class client base over the years. You will find the practice has a very friendly, supportive, professional, and dynamic culture. Despite their size now being at over 100 staff across three offices, they have kept the family feel that they have become well-known for. They are the type of firm where people stay at their whole careers; they have an unprecedented staff retention rate and more fee earners than not, have been at the practice over ten years.

The firm is seeking to require an experienced Court of Protection and Inheritance Disputes Solicitor to join their Colchester or Chelmsford office.

The Dispute and Contested probate team deals solely with quality privately funded work. You will find that quite often you are dealing with Claims under the Inheritance, Disputed wills based on allegations of mental capacity, Wills dispute based on allegations of invalid procedure or fraud and much more.

  • You will be a Court of Protection and Inheritance Disputes Solicitor with a minimum 3 years PQE
  • Experience in general litigation but with a genuine interest in specialising in contested probate and inheritance disputes.
  • The ideal candidate will be studying towards or hold the ACTAPS qualification and have experience in managing their own caseload.
  • You should live within commuting distance of Colchester, Essex
  • This role comes with excellent prospects; you will be a part of one of the most highly regarded Family teams in Essex
  • You will have excellent interpersonal skills and work well within a team.
  • Salary up to £50k, depending on your level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Inheritance Dispute and Contested Probate Solicitor to join this Top 200, regional firm based in the heart of Colchester, Essex.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation!