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Contentious Probate Solicitor SD222

  • Ref: SD222

Cathedral Appointments currently have an exceptional opportunity for an experienced Contentious Probate Solicitor to join our client’s Dispute Resolution team based in their Exeter office. This role will be to primarily deal with disputed Wills, Trusts and Estates. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years’ PQE.

Contentious Probate Solicitor SD222 responsibilities include...

  • Dealing with claims under the Inheritance Act, disputes over the validity of a Will, claims under the doctrine of proprietary estoppel and disputes between executors and trustees
  • Developing and running your own caseload and also working with colleagues on larger cases
  • Undertaking business development activities in order to promote both yourself and the firm
  • Standard administration including Lexcel compliance

Contentious Probate Solicitor SD222 requirements include...

  • You will be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with a minimum of 5 years’ PQE
  • You will have extensive experience working within Contentious Probate
  • You will be a proactive business developer
  • You will have an excellent academic record
  • You will be a self-motivated and confident team player
  • You will have excellent IT skills and good attention to detail
  • ACTAPS membership is desirable, but not essential. Although, you should have sufficient experience to obtain membership within 12 months of joining the team

On offer is a highly competitive starting salary, market leading benefits and a friendly, warm working environment. If this sounds like the ideal role for you, then please get in touch with Sophia Damshenas at Cathedral Appointments today.

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