A 2-4 yr PQE Solicitor or Legal Executive is sought to join a busy contentious probate team for a law firm in Taunton. Candidate with more or less PQE will also be considered.
You will assist the Team Leader with contentious Will and Probate claims. Ideally, you will have experience in contentious probate or at the very least a litigation background with some exposure to contentious probate work. An understanding of Wills, Trusts and Estate Administration would be helpful too.
You will deal with claims under the Inheritance Act;
Claims challenging the validity of a Will;
Handling Executor and Trustee disputes.
You will need to demonstrate a real passion for this area of work and have strong commerciality. Good client relationship and people skills is essential.
You will be encouraged to undertake some networking as part of your career development. You will also be confident, enthusiastic, self motivated and a team player.
You will join this top 200 law firm who invest heavily in the development of it’s employees to satisfy career aspirations. The firm are offering an excellent salary package for this full time permanent position.