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Probate, and Wills Solicitor

Job Title: Probate, and Wills Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Crewe
Salary: £45000
REF: ZR_1449_JOB
Contact Name: Charlene Mallon
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity to join our clients growing Private Client Team in a senior position, based close to Crewe, Cheshire

A leading firm of Solicitors, employing over 150+ people across all areas of the legal profession. They are looking to expand their team, so if you would like to work for a well-established, forward thinking firm of solicitors who are expanding their Private Client team we would like to hear from you.

Position is a varied role within Probate, and Wills department. You would join team of 6 people as senior team member. Your role would be to deal with their existing clients, as well as to gain new clients.

We need someone who has;

  • 5+ years' PQE
  • Specialised in Probate and Wills work
  • Experience of Tax Planning and Trust work
  • Ability to develop new business with one to one networking, and team events 
  • Good collegiate relations with other Fee Earners who man satellite office on cover basis, Conveyancing, Family etc.
  • Close liaison with Head of Wills and Probate to assist in continued development of entire team, across all offices
  • Being existing member STEP would also be a preference

Duties will include:

  • As required you will cover for Head of Department in management and staffing issues. This will include providing holiday cover at other local offices
  • To liaise effectively with firm's Property, Family and Employment departments to provide highest level of seamless client service
  • To act as office leader