Contentious Probate Legal Advisor
Contentious Probate Legal AdvisorJob Reference: ASH-10-1403-3
Job Position: Lawyer; Legal Executive; Solicitor
Practice Area: Litigation; Private Client
Job Type: Permanent: Full-time
Location: Taunton, Somerset
PQE: 2-4 Years PQE
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable DOE + Excellent benefits
An exciting opportunity for a solicitor or legal executive to join an award winning UK top 200 law firm based in their Taunton office.
You will assist the team leader with contentious will and probate claims, including dealing with claims under the Inheritance Act, claims challenging the validity of a will and handling Executor and Trustee disputes.
You will have around 2-4 years PQE and ideally have experience in contentious probate or come from a litigation background with some exposure to will and probate claims. An understanding of wills, trusts and estate administration would be helpful though not essential. You will be a strong team player, confident and enthusiastic, with excellent communication skills. You will also need to demonstrate a strong client focus and a commitment to delivering a high quality and professional service. You will have a real passion for this area and strong commerciality.
This is an award winning UK Top 200 law firm, with main offices located throughout Dorset and Somerset. Committed to staff development and training and with a clear strategy for success, this firm is known as being an employer of choice across the country.
For further information and to register your interest for this position, please apply below or contact Stacey Simon on 01202 797518 or at email@example.com
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