Contentious Probate Solicitor (Associate/Senior Associate) (493)

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Cathedral Appointments is looking to recruit an Associate or Senior Associate with plenty of  previous experience in Contentious Probate to join a well-respected, supportive Law firm. You will play a key role within the firm’s Legacies team and contribute greatly to work surrounding its contentious probate offering. You should have at least 5+ years PQE, ideally within the contentious probate sector, as well as prior experience of managing your own caseload.


What will you be doing as Contentious Probate Associate/Senior Associate? 

  • Managing your own caseload independently from the beginning.
  • Taking responsibility for several aspects of contentious trust law and probate work including will validity claims and claims against executors and trustees.
  • Working closely with a mixed discipline team including probate lawyers and specialists in the administration of legacies.


Skills/Qualifications of a Contentious Probate Associate/Senior Associate:

  • You should have 5+ years PQE, ideally within the contentious probate sector, as well as familiarity with being responsible for your own caseload.
  • Potential prior exposure to charities work but this is not essential as training can be provided.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to easily establish a rapport with clients as a means of building and maintaining long-lasting relationships.
  • An enthusiasm to engage in a wide variety of business development opportunities in order to build and develop your personal profile over time.


The Benefits:

  • Opportunity for Flexible working.
  • Ample opportunities for both personal and professional development. 


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Recruitment Consultant: Sophia Damshenas.