Private Client (Contested Probate) Solicitor
One of region's oldest and most respected regional law firms are currently on the lookout for a Private Client Solicitor to join an established department in the heart of Gloucestershire. This standout law firm are growing and have been providing legal services to the local people of Gloucester for over 250 years.
They are a technology focused law firm who are commuted to the development of their staff. After the pandemic they invested significant resources into their systems to allow their Solicitors to work with minimal disruption on a remote basis and in the office.
As well as this, the culture within the firm is fantastic. They have a happy, positive environment which allows their employees to feel included and feel empowered in their role.
The firm are looking for a Private Client Solicitor 3+ PQE with experience in Contested Probate matters to join their department.
The Private Client department is well established within the firm and they have a team of over 10 Legal Professionals who can handle a wide range of matters. The department deals with work such as.
- Preparation of Wills
- Contentious Private Client Work
- Administration of Estates for business and private clients
- Lifetime and Post-Death Tax Planning
- Lasting Powers of Attorney
- Court of Protection Orders
- Residential and Nursing Care
- Trust formation and administration
Additional responsibilities in marketing, business development, article drafting, networking and public relations will be required as appropriate.
The ideal candidate will be ideally STEP qualified although this isn't a requirement. Candidates who show willingness to embark on the STEP qualification or who are already working their way towards it is preferred. Additional knowledge in Contested Wills or Inheritance Act Claims is a requirement for this role.
What's on Offer?
The firm are looking for a 3+ STEP qualified Private Client Solicitor (Contested Probate) to join them
- Excellent negotiable basic salary
- Pension, holiday, benefits, and life assurance
- Flexible/hybrid working structure.
Closing date is 30th April 2022
Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are acting as an employment agency on behalf of its client.