Litigation & Contentious Probate Solicitor

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Litigation & Contentious Probate Solicitor

NQ - 5 years PQE+

Full time, in the office

Ashford, Kent

This multi accredited firm with are currently seeking a capable general Litigation Solicitor, with experience and passion to also deal with contested probate. You will be joining their busy and profitable team, proactively continuing to…

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Litigation & Contentious Probate Solicitor

NQ - 5 years PQE+

Full time, in the office

Ashford, Kent

This multi accredited firm with are currently seeking a capable general Litigation Solicitor, with experience and passion to also deal with contested probate. You will be joining their busy and profitable team, proactively continuing to develop the growing department. This is a unique opportunity to join this team.

Applicants will have strong experience dealing with litigation matters across the board, as well as experience in dealing with contentious probate. The chosen candidate must have been running a caseload independently and be involved in networking and business development.

Areas of Litigation and Contentious Probate you will be dealing with include:

  • Financial Provision for Dependants
  • Property Issues
  • Estoppel claims
  • Challenging / contesting a will
  • Invalid Wills
  • Inheritance Act Claims
  • Rules of Intestacy
  • Probate Disputes
  • Removal of Executors
  • Family Business Issues
  • Court of Protection matters

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A good honours degree followed by LPC, training contract and PSC / or a good honours degree with CILEX to Fellow level, LPC and PSC and admitted by SRA as a solicitor
  • Preferably at least 5-years PQE within litigation and contested probate
  • ACTAPS membership an advantage
  • Possess a strong legal background within litigation law
  • Experience of managing a busy, mixed caseload
  • Experience of case preparation
  • A following of own clients is desirable but not essential
  • Legal research and legal drafting experience
  • Business development and networking skills
  • Demonstrates and develops a high-quality level of technical expertise.

Job Description

Litigation & Contentious Probate Solicitor

NQ - 5 years PQE+

Full time, in the office

Ashford, Kent

This multi accredited firm with are currently seeking a capable general Litigation Solicitor, with experience and passion to also deal with contested probate. You will be joining their busy and profitable team, proactively continuing to develop the growing department. This is a unique opportunity to join this team.

Applicants will have strong experience dealing with litigation matters across the board, as well as experience in dealing with contentious probate. The chosen candidate must have been running a caseload independently and be involved in networking and business development.

Areas of Litigation and Contentious Probate you will be dealing with include:

  • Financial Provision for Dependants
  • Property Issues
  • Estoppel claims
  • Challenging / contesting a will
  • Invalid Wills
  • Inheritance Act Claims
  • Rules of Intestacy
  • Probate Disputes
  • Removal of Executors
  • Family Business Issues
  • Court of Protection matters

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A good honours degree followed by LPC, training contract and PSC / or a good honours degree with CILEX to Fellow level, LPC and PSC and admitted by SRA as a solicitor
  • Preferably at least 5-years PQE within litigation and contested probate
  • ACTAPS membership an advantage
  • Possess a strong legal background within litigation law
  • Experience of managing a busy, mixed caseload
  • Experience of case preparation
  • A following of own clients is desirable but not essential
  • Legal research and legal drafting experience
  • Business development and networking skills
  • Demonstrates and develops a high-quality level of technical expertise.

Job Summary

Location: Ashford
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Solicitor / Legal Executive
Date: 13th October 2021

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Job Summary

Location: Ashford
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Solicitor / Legal Executive
13th October 2021

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