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Contentious Probate Solicitor

Think Legal Recruitment
Manchester, Greater Manchester (GB)
Closing date
7 Jun 2024

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Contentious Probate Solicitor

We have an opportunity for a contentious probate solicitor to join a leading Legal 500 law firm in either their Manchester or Lancashire office.

The team has had an incredibly successful year and the contentious probate offering continues to grow. The team acts for clients on both a national and an international basis and are an integral part of the business, servicing both clients across the firm and external referrals/new business.

Headed up by a leading individual in this area of law, this incoming contentious probate solicitor will be given the opportunity to work closely with a learn from this partner as well as other solicitors within the department.

Work will involve administration and/or the distribution of an estate or trust including validity of lifetime transactions, validity/interpretation of wills and trusts, proprietary estoppel, contested CoP matters etc. There will also be plenty of opportunities to attend court hearings.

The team have had great success with retraining solicitors from other areas of litigation and so they are open to retraining a solicitor who has prior experience in a different area of litigation.

If you are a contentious probate solicitor (NQ+) or a solicitor with prior litigation experience and interested in a career in contentious probate, please get in touch with Lucy Grainger.


Think Legal Recruitment is a regional legal recruitment business recruiting at all levels of legal professionals throughout the North of England for private practice and in-house. 

What makes us different? 

We could highlight our integrity, our commitment to excellence and providing honest, reliable and informed advice. We could talk about our use of and investment in technology. For us, these are the basics that you can and should expect. 

Our difference lies in our people. It is their commitment and investment in candidates, clients, partner contacts and local market knowledge that sets us apart. 

Legal recruitment is a serious business and we take it seriously. That we strive to make the experience as enjoyable and open as possible is simply testament to our desire to build long-standing relationships. 

We love what we do and look forward to making a difference for you. 

Contact us on 0161 826 1411 

Company info
0161 826 1411
2nd Floor
125 Deansgate
Greater Manchester
M3 2BY

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