Contentious Probate Solicitor
JMC Legal Recruitment
Leeds, West Yorkshire, GB
4d ago
source : The Legists

This firm have an abundance of progression opportunities and makes it an exciting time to join them. They have won a number of awards across a wider array of practice areas which puts them at the top of their league and they dominate the West Yorkshire market.

They are a cohesive, inclusive and entrepreneurial organisation looking for like-minded and commercially driven individuals.

The FirmThe practice is highly ranked in the Legal 500, making them stand out for their notable strength, experience, and presence in several industry sectors.

They house many Partners and several that are ex City lawyers.The Partners work synonymously and collaboratively together to really drive the practice forward by combining their critical legal expertise with commercial nous and strategic thinking.

They pride themselves on being entrepreneurial, dedicated and versatile.The high retention of staff has allowed the firm to grow substantially and organically, and this is echoed by the abundance of opportunity to progress within the firm.

There is a strong management team with several partners being personally recognised in the Legal 500 for their work at the firm.

The practice has a strong leadership team. They have an increasing number of home-grown partners, which demonstrates well, their level of career development and investment.

They have a first-rate reputation for delivering industry leading development by outside organisations that come into the firm to conduct training on a wide range of subject matters.

The firm have an exciting client base, advising major household names and thus giving them a high-profile reputation while maintaining their identity as approachable, sociable, yet a professional firm.

The RoleThe firm is seeking a Contentious Probate Solicitor to join their modern, and growing Leeds office.The firm has a highly regarded department, who have won a number of awards.

They deal often deal with HNW individuals who have international assets and interests.You will sit as part of the litigation team dealing solely with a contentious probate caseload.

You will take on a diverse caseload of Contentious Probate and Trusts matters to include; Contesting the Validity of Wills, Inheritance Act Disputes, Trustee Disputes and Estate Disputes.

Due to the expansion of the team and increased workloads, the role comes with prospects for career progression and development.Requirements

  • You will be a Contentious Probate Solicitor with 4 years + PQE
  • If you are from a more general litigation background, you will have a caseload that is at least 50% contentious probate
  • The ability to confidentially manage your own caseload of high calibre work and clients
  • Excellent communication skills
  • You will be a team player with excellent attention to detail
  • ACTAPS qualified or working towards would be an advantageRemuneration
  • Salary is negotiable depending on your level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package and a lucrative bonus structureThis is an excellent opportunity for a Contentious Probate Solicitor, to join this dynamic, growing and forward-thinking practice based in Leeds.
  • Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.

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