Probate Fee Earner / ILEX

England, London, City of London
£30000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent benefits
22 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Jason Connolly
Practice area
Private client
Full time
Contract type

Are you seeking an opportunity to progress with the leading UK and International practice, that is dynamic, forward-thinking and ahead of the curve?

The firm

This multi-award-winning practice is ranked in the Top 50; this firm culturally stands apart from other City practices, they are incredibly entrepreneurial, creative and offer a level of flexibility to staff which is unheard of for firms of a similar size. Despite their size, they have a human feel throughout the practice. They invest heavily in their staff; they impressively have over 150 ranked Lawyers in the Chambers guide and due to continued growth; they can offer strong prospects.

The role is to be based in the heart of the City of London; however, they have a network of offices throughout Europe and the Middle East. The firm is known globally for their extensive network of ultra HNW individuals and privately and publicly owned businesses. The practice is multi-service, but they are particularly well-known for their wealth management services and offer a refreshing alternative to the larger, more conventional business law firms.

The role

The firm is seeking to recruit Probate Fee Earner / ILEX into their City of London office.

You will be joining one of the top Private Client departments in the county, many of departments clients are International families with significant assets, with a large proportion in the public eye. This department has pioneered a cross-disciplinary approach to private client law, working closely alongside experts in the family, immigration and property departments.

You will support Senior Solicitors with a busy Probate, Estate and general administration of power of attorney and deputyship matters. This will be a hands-on role where you will get excellent exposure, dealing with every aspect of the caseload. Your duties will be broad but will include; Dealing with assets and distribution, drafting oaths and IHT returns, Dealing with valuation of assets, Land registry and Inheritance tax issues.

The role comes with good prospects for progression, including a training contract.


  • You will be a Probate ILEX / Assistant with at least 1 years' experience
  • You will have good technical knowledge
  • You should have good exposure to probate work
  • Excellent communication skills are essential
  • Salary is very competitive, and above market rate, you will also receive an industry leading benefits package

This is an excellent Probate Fee Earner / ILEX opportunity with a Top 50, International practice based in the City of London office.

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