Contentious Trusts and Probate Solicitor
Are you seeking a route to Partnership, perhaps you are in a top-heavy team? 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, three years ago.
Ranked in the Top 200, the firm has four offices spanning across Northamptonshire, Cambridge, 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 focussed 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 firm is seeking to hire a new Contentious Trusts and Probates Senior Associate / Partner into their City of London.
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.
- You will be a Contentious Probate Solicitor with at least 4 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of experience)
- Contentious probate should make up at least 50% of your caseload
- A meticulous eye for detail is essential
- You should be a commercially minded individual who has a flare for business development
- 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 Probates Senior Associate / Partner to join this Top 200 into their City of London office.
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