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Contentious Probate Solicitor

Location: Reading, Berkshire, England
Type: Permanent
Salary: GBP30000 - 40000 per Annum
Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Job Ref: BRB0000126
Posted: 06/08/2021Apply Now

Job Description

Contentious Probate Solicitor, Reading up to £40,000 pa. We have an opportunity to join a busy Dispute Resolution team for a litigation fee earner who will be able to demonstrate substantial experience in contentious probate matters. Responsibilities will include managing a busy contentious caseload covering:

•             Contesting the validity of Wills

•             Inheritance Act disputes

•             Trustee disputes

•             Estate disputes

You will be dealing with all aspects of contentious wills, trusts and probate cases. You will manage your own caseload including inheritance and will challenge claims, acting for both claimant and defendant clients.

The work will also involve elements of mutual will claims, proprietary estoppel, TOLATA claims, negligence actions in respect of will drafting and estate administration. There will also be an element of court of protection disputes and personal representative disputes. You will have experience in dealing with high net worth clients and elderly clients.

This is a great opportunity to join a well- established and reputable Reading based Company.  

ACTAPS membership is an advantage. Excellent client care and interpersonal skills are essential as well as a keen commercial sense and an interest in business development.

If this fantastic opportunity sounds like the role for you then please send your CV via this job board in the first instance or contact elite recruitment on 01628 591800 or email maidenhead@elite-recruitment.co.uk for more information.

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