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Associate - Contested Wills, Trusts and Probates

Job Title: Associate - Contested Wills, Trusts and Probates
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13430_1544525585
Contact Name: Michael Ives
Contact Email: Michael.Ives@acornpeople.com
Job Published: December 11, 2018 10:53

Job Description

Associate, Senior Associate, Contentious Probate, Contested Wills, Trusts and Estates.

Job title: Associate / Senior Associate - Contentious Probate.
Salary: Competitive.
Location: London.

Our rapidly expanding client is one of the leading law firms in the UK. There is a new position for an Associate in Contested Wills, Trusts and Probates to join a booming team that is continuing to grow and establish itself. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a team that deal with some of the most well-regarded clients, and is continuing to grow this with a new strategy that will see its workforce, and client base grown even more in the UK.

Ultimately, the successful Associate / Senior Associate will be responsible for dealing with a full range of private wealth disputes, including things like will disputes, trust disputes, inheritance act claims, and Court of Protection disputes. There is a strong focus on high value and complex disputes, and assisting the head of department in growing the team in London.

Responsibilities include:

* Dealing with a full range of contested will, trust and estate work.

* Dealing with cross-border trust and estate disputes.

* Assisting the head of the department in growing the sector and the team in London.

Essential experience required:

* Dealing with complex legal matters in a professional and thorough manner.

* Strong experience in dealing with various contentious probate cases.

* Good experience in litigation.

Desirable experience:

* IT literate.

* Willingness to assist with developing the sector and various practices.

* It would be advantageous to have 6+ years PQE.

If you feel your experience can fulfil this role and you are interested in working for a fantastic company, please send a recent copy of your CV to michael.ives@acornpeople.com or call 07901 827946 and speak to Michael Ives for a confidential chat.

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