Contentious Probate Solicitor Vacancy
Job Ref: 7805/PTP
Contact Name: Vanessa Payne
Contact Tel: 01252 761444
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
A vacancy has arisen in the Litigation team of this major Surrey law firm. A Solicitor with at least 6 years experience dealing with contentious probate matters is required on a full time basis to join their busy team.
Applicants must be an ACTAPS member and preferably be a STEP member and associate member of the Institute of Legacy Managers. He or she would have experience advising on a full range of contentious probate and trust cases including the Inheritance Act claims; validity and undue influence claims; rectification claims; executors and trustees disputes; contentious Court of Protection work; cases involving vulnerable adults; defending legacies on behalf of individuals and charities.
The clients will include spouses/partners, relatives, executors and trustees – both professional and lay – and charities.
The firm has a large private client department and the candidate will support non-contentious lawyers and participate in the charities team. Sensitivity to the clients and skills in building up the work would be welcome.
For the right candidate the role offers a challenging and rewarding career with prospects.