Contentious Trust and Probates

Location
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
Salary
£40000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus, Incentives, Negotiable
Posted
17 May 2019
Closes
14 Jun 2019
Ref
BBBH12351
Contact
Joseph Kersey
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Ranked highly in the Top 200, this practice is one of the largest commercial practices If you are seeking City quality with more in the way of prospects in a forward-thinking practice, then read on.

This top tier practice deal with both work nationally and have an ever-growing International presence. They are multi award-winning and have an excellent reputation, often setting trends across the industry. They are a dynamic, creative, entrepreneurial, and forward-thinking team. Due to the fact, they only have one office, they are better managed, with resources more readily available. They invest heavily in their team with prospects for progression being in abundance. They attract a high number of Top City-based candidates; culturally they have a very different feel with more in the way of work-life balance than their City counterparts.

The firm places enjoyment as a primary driver in the working day - and a key "reason to be here" for their staff. It's a philosophy that comes from the top and cascades through the organisation. It is upheld through a combination of factors: delivering quality in everything they do; securing stimulating, challenging work that stretches and rewards; employing truly distinctive, diverse people who willingly engage, collaborate and support; committing to continuous development for everyone; and providing a sustaining environment in which people can learn and grow.

The role

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

The Personal Tax, Trusts & Charities team consists of four partners and fourteen other lawyers/advisers and is highly rated in both Chambers and Partners and the Legal 500. A number of partners and lawyers in the team are recommended as leaders in their field, and the team has won two national awards in the past 12 months.

Due to the expansion of the team and increased workloads there is an opportunity for an associate lawyer to join this successful and growing team.

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 career progression and development.

Requirements

  • You will be a Contentious Probate Solicitor with at least 1 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 Trusts and Probate Solicitor to join this highly ranked practice in their Manchester office.

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