Probate Solicitor

England, Gloucestershire, Cheltenham
£55000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
18 Sep 2018
16 Oct 2018
James Anscomb
Practice area
Private client
Full time
Contract type

Probate Solicitors handling hot projects are in demand throughout the county, if you are looking to gain experience, or if you are already established, this firm can offer substantial development to your portfolio. This firm is not only one of the UK's top practices, but also recognised as a leader globally across many practice areas and sectors. Despite being a larger practice, they have maintained an intimacy which allows them to progress Solicitors from the ground right up to Partnership.

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 a Probate Solicitor, 4+ years with no upper limit, into their Cheltenham Office.

The Probate department is a key arm of the Private Client department, they are Top Tier in the Legal 500. The department deals with a wide range of probate matters and is one of the leading firms in the country for this work. They cover any and all needs that arise after death which includes grants of representation, complex succession issues, full tax compliance and estate administration.

You will deal with an excellent quality of work; the varied nature of the caseload will make for a more interesting role, this will include both Contentious and Non-Contentious work. Typically most Lawyers at some stage specialise in one or the other, but the firm believe the mix of experience gives Lawyers a good grounding at the mid-level.


  • You will be a Probate Lawyer 4+ years PQE, as the firm are looking to hire into all levels due to substantial growth plans.
  • If you come from either background, contentious or non-contentious, do apply as the department will be able to work around your strengths
  • You will have good technical knowledge
  • 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 opportunity for a Probate Solicitor 4+ years to join a Top 50, International practice based in their Cheltenham office.

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