Contentious Probate Lawyer

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Posted 30+ days ago
Contract Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£58,000 - 75,000
Sector:
Private Practice
Reference Number:
KW/105088
Posted:
30+ days ago
Contentious Probate Lawyer Highly regarded national firm are looking for a specialist contentious trust and probate Senior Associate to join their dynamic and fast-growing Legacies & Trust Disputes team. The team deals with inheritance disputes for a nationwide private client base and for national charities. The team is ranked in tier 1 for private client contentious probate in the South West, as well as tier 1 for Charities (Legacies) UK-wide in Chambers. This is a great opportunity to work with a high calibre client base from the outset, working flexibly from home and in the office as needed to meet the changing needs of the clients and the wider business. Responsibilities: As an experienced Contentious Probate Lawyer, you will: - have your own busy caseload from the start, taking responsibility for all aspects of contentious trust and probate work - work closely with a Managing Associate and 5 other specialist lawyers plus trainee and paralegal support - sit within a wider team of over 25 people that has evolved to meet the needs of its charity clients providing dispute resolution, estate administration and legacy income management - work collaboratively with colleagues in the wider Private Wealth Sector including agricultural, mental capacity, tax and family teams for the benefit of our private clients - supervise and/or support the development of junior fee earners and be positive and approachable in doing so Requirements: - have at least 5+ years PQE - be able to readily demonstrate solid post qualification experience as a genuine specialist in contentious trusts and probate - have experience of running your own caseload - be a genuine team player - have ACTAPS and/or STEP qualifications (the firm will be willing to support you on this) As part of an ambitious and enthusiastic team, the firm will support you to engage in or lead a range of business development opportunities in order to continue developing your profile and progressing your career over time. You can also expect a leading South West salary, full benefits and a generous bonus package. To apply for this position please contact Kelly-Anne Willis at BCL Legal on 07741625219. Alternatively feel free to send your CV to kellyannewillis@bcllegal.com If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. For a full list of jobs you can also visit the BCL job search page. BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.
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Kelly-Anne  Willis
Kelly-Anne Willis

Senior Associate
Birmingham

kellyannewillis@bcllegal.com

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