Contentious Probate Senior Associate

England, Cheshire, Altrincham
£55000 - £70000 per annum
29 Mar 2019
26 Apr 2019
Joseph Kersey
Full time
Contract type

This stand out practice are forward-thinking, collaborative, dynamic and entrepreneurial are one of the UK's leading law firms. It has experienced significant organic growth in recent years; and are highly ranked in a number of leading fields. This Contentious Probate role will offer you a spectacular chance to gain more in the way of client contact and you will work closely with a team that holds a wealth of experience.

We are looking for Contentious Probate Solicitor who is a 5+ PQE to join this highly regarded department.

The Firm

This highly recommended Legal 500 firm are considered a leading Regional Practice in the North West. Outside of Manchester they are highly regarded on often act against Magic Circle, City and West End firms. They have won many awards and accolades and this paramount to the core values engrained within the firm. Standing at over 25 partners across practice areas that include Media, Technology, Corporate, Agriculture, Private Wealth, Environment and Charities. This firm have a real forward approach to the Legal industry and work with Celebrities, Sports Stars, HNW families and Businesses.

This firm have grown substantially in recent years due to increased workflow, which covers both domestic and international matters. This firm show a vibrant approach to the legal sector and this can be seen right down to the Hi-Tech office that will give you all the tools to further drive your career and practice forward. This firm have a real West End feel within Altrincham, having a real input on the local community and charities. They are a regular name across both the Legal 500 and Chambers and house many leading individuals.

The role

The firm are seeking to hire a Contentious Probate into their flourishing Altrincham, Greater Manchester office.

The Contentious Probate department consists of a team of 6 working on a mixture of Claimant and Defendant working alongside leading individuals in the area. The department has undertaking a number of high-profile cases for executors, trustees, beneficiaries and charities.

You will be at the forefront of this exciting department, dealing with Contested Wills, Probates, Trusts disputes.

This role comes with excellent prospects for career progression and development.

Training for the right individuals towards ACTAPS.


  • You will be a Contentious Probate Solicitor with at least 5+ years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of PQE)
  • You should have first-class communication skills
  • You should have a meticulous eye for detail
  • Salary is very competitive and negotiable depending on your level of PQE, plus an excellent benefits package

This is a stand-out opportunity for a Contentious Probate Solicitor to join this highly ranked practice in their Altrincham, Greater Manchester office.

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