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Contentious Probate Solicitor


  • £65000 - £85000 per annum
  • Leeds
  • Posted: 17/10/2023
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 215293668

Job Details

Contentious Probate Solicitor, Leeds, 8+ PQE – An experienced Contentious Probate Solicitor is required by this national law firm to join their growing team. To apply or to register your interest, please contact Melanie Daly on 0113 320 0575 or email melanie.daly@enllegal.co.uk with your CV.

JOB TITLE: Contentious Probate Solicitor
PQE: 8+ PQE
LOCATION: Leeds

THE ROLE:
Highly regarded with clients based nationally is looking to strengthen with the appointment of an experienced Private Client Disputes Solicitor. You will be dealing with a wide range of contentious matters relating to wills and trusts. Acting on behalf of a diverse range of clients, you will be acting for trust companies, educational establishments, charities and private clients to name a few. As well as running your own caseload of matters, as a senior member of the team, you will also be expected to supervise more junior members of the team and lead business development initiatives.

THE CANDIDATE:
You will either be an experienced Senior Associate looking for the next step in your career or a Legal Director / Principal Associate looking for a new challenge within a highly ranked team. You will have at least 8 years of experience dealing with a range of contentious private client matters including claims under the Inheritance Act 1975, breach of trust claims, invalidity of wills as well as the removal of executors and trustees and court of protection claims. Along with strong supervision and mentoring skills you will also be able to support the team / firm in further enhancing the profile of the team and firm.

THE FIRM:
Joining a Top 50 award winning practice with a strengthening presence in Leeds, you will be looking for a firm who is committed to excellence, client-focused approach as well as supporting employees with career development. Competitive salary and bonus available along with a comprehensive benefits package, professional development opportunities and a collaborative and inclusive work environment all on offer.

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