Contentious Probate Solicitor

  • Negotiable
  • Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
  • Permanent

A highly reputable and long-established law firm based in Newcastle upon Tyne is keen to appoint a proficient Contentious Probate Solicitor. This is a truly excellent opportunity to join a full-service practice if you are a Contentious Probate Solicitor with around 1 to 4 years PQE and ready to hone your legal skills in an expert environment. This firm is renowned for their partner-led advice and providing their clients with astute commercial solutions. If you are a Contentious Probate Solicitor based in the Newcastle upon Tyne area and feel that this is the time to test your career options then we would be delighted to hear from you.

The Role
-As a Contentious Probate Solicitor with around 1 to 4 years PQE you will report to and be directly supported by the Head of Contentious Probate. This is a collaborative working environment in which you will hold a pivotal role in the existing contentious probate department.
-You will adeptly manage contentious trusts and probate work within a large and ever flourishing top tier team and provide an outstanding service to an impressive array of clients.
-You will be a talented litigator and confidently run your caseload in areas such as will challenges, administration disputes, proprietary estoppel disputes and Inheritance Act claims.

The Ideal Candidate
-It is essential that you have a strong knowledge and demonstrable experience that spans contentious trusts and probate matters and agile at mediation and alternative dispute resolution.
-This firm hold strong on their client care and you will be a brilliant communicator in all respects and build on existing client relationships whilst nurturing new ones.
-In terms of your desk matters and caseload you must be effective and organised, with an aptitude to set goals and plan ahead to ensure all deadlines are met and be focused on fee earning targets.

How to Apply
If you would like to apply for this role or have any questions, please contact Helen Mauborgne at Sacco Mann on 0113 467 9786 or ask to speak to another member of the team. Alternatively, if you know of anyone who would be suitable for this role then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referrals. For full terms please see our website.

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