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Solicitor Litigation - Contentious Probate

Errington Legal
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire or Chelmsford, Essex with hybrid working
Market Rate + Benefits
Closing date
24 Feb 2024

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Practice area
Civil litigation, Private client
Contract type
Full time
1 year, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years
Private practice

Job Details

Are you a driven solicitor looking to build on and develop your skills and experience within a supportive and friendly UK Top 200 law firm?

Litigation Solicitor - Contentious Probate - Chelmsford or Bishop's Stortford with hybrid working

Top 200 UK regional full service law firm who pride themselves in exceptional client service.


  • An excellent opportunity to work with a varied caseload and collaborate with senior team members and partners
  • Acting for a mix of Claimants and Defendants, maintaining own caseload, supported and with guidance as required
  • Advising clients on funding options available to them and on procedure and alternative dispute resolution processes
  • Identifying and liaising with appropriate experts and Counsel
  • Supporting the senior members of the team in their caseloads including running their cases during period of absence


  • An ambitious and driven 1+ PQE Solicitor with some experience in contentious trust and probate disputes (or both)
  • There are also opportunities for a more senior person at Associate or Senior Associate level
  • Willing to undertake business development activities

Benefits include:

  • Birthday holiday
  • 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
  • Compassionate leave
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Contributory pension
  • Life assurance
  • Permanent health insurance
  • Payment for professional memberships and development opportunities

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact Millie Martin at Errington Legal.

We are an equal opportunities recruiter, committed to ensuring an inclusive and supportive recruitment process. We embrace and promote diversity as we understand the importance and value of this both for us and our clients.


Errington Legal is a legal specialist recruiter covering Solicitor and Legal Support vacancies in Cambridge, East Anglia and Milton Keynes. As specialists we are able to offer our candidates and clients a bespoke and proactive level of service during a recruitment campaign.
Our candidates are highly valued and respected by Errington Legal. We know how important a career move is to any individual, and we understand that we need to be there to suggest and advise, not pressure or push.


As a result of our extensive contacts and relationships we can offer you access to the finest legal firms in the area

With our salary and market knowledge, we are in a good position to offer realistic advice on salary levels and also make sure that the candidate gets a competitive deal.  

We offer feedback and support during and after the interview process.

Our relationships are always fully confidential and honest. No information on any individual is ever passed on to third parties without prior consent.
Errington Legal is committed to offering our clients a higher level of service as we have excellent market knowledge and access to the best calibre of candidates in the local area. We are able to identify the most talented and suitable candidates that will better support growing, forward thinking law firms and companies. As we are based centrally in East Anglia & Milton Keynes we are able to focus mainly on local candidates, thereby reducing potential relocation issues.

Company info
01223 803814
Nine Hills Road
United Kingdom

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