Contentious Probate Solicitor/Legal Executive, Newcastle
Due to growth this well regarded regional practice is seeking an ambitious contentious probate solicitor or legal executive with a minimum of one years' PQE to join the team in Newcastle. This Lexcel accredited firm is known for its approachable, trustworthy and practical approach and for providing its clients with an outstanding level of personal service. The firm acts for both companies and private clients across a range of practice areas.
The firm is looking to a hire a lawyer to specialise in contentious probate matters. You must be able to demonstrate experience in litigation with a focus on all claims brought under the Inheritance (Provision for Family & Dependants) Act 1975.
You will be able to demonstrate:
- Excellent client care
- Experience of Contentious Probate matters
- Ability to demonstrate adherence to the Code of Conduct issued by ACTAPS
- Strong IT skills
- Effective business development skills
- Proven experience handling and managing your own caseload
- Ability to manage and meet deadlines
Membership of ACTAPS and STEP would be advantageous for this role.
The firm is supportive of career progression and a competitive salary is also on offer.
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