Contentious Trusts and Probate Senior Associate/Partner

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£50000 - £64000 per annum + negotiable and excellent benefits
07 Feb 2019
07 Mar 2019
Nadina Hoeller
Practice area
Private client
Full time
Contract type

Are you seeking an opportunity to progress to Partnership with a top tier multi service firm? This firm stand out from the crowd, they have a family feel culture throughout the firm with the average length of service being over 10 years, they are Ranked in the Top 200 and have grown substantially in recent years which includes the opening of a London office.

The Firm

Ranked in the Top 200, the firm has four offices spanning across The North, Midlands and London. The firm is ranked top tier across many areas of law and has recently made several heavyweight Partner hires. What really stands out for me is how the firm invests in their staff and nurtures legal talent, they have got a real team spirit and a happy, supportive working culture. The firm is a people focused business; they pride themselves on traditional values when it comes to client care. The quality of work they deal with is exceptional and of that, you would except to find at a much larger practice. Fee Earners are given lots of autonomy, training, and good systems, marking support and infrastructure.

The Role

The firm is seeking to hire a new Contentious Trusts and Probate Senior Associate / Partner into their Manchester City Centre office.

The Private Client department is ranked in the Legal 500 and has attracted Solicitors from top tier Private Client law firms. The client base includes lots of ultra HNW individuals, many of which have complex asset structures domestically and offshore.

Contentious Probate is a growing area for the firm, with plans to grow further over the next 24 months. You will be at the forefront of this exciting department, working alongside a Partner, dealing with a high-quality caseload of; Lack of capacity cases, Fraud and undue influence cases, Subsequent revocation, and Inheritance.

This role comes with excellent prospects for progression as a result of an increase in work flow and team growth.


  • You will be a Contentious Trusts and Probate Solicitor with at least 5 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of experience)
  • This would be an excellent opportunity for a Senior Associate looking for a route to Partnership at a long-established Top 200 firm
  • Excellent client care skills are essential
  • Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package

This is an excellent opportunity for a Contentious Trusts and Probate Senior Associate / Partner to join this Top 200 into their Manchester City Centre office.

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

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