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Probate Solicitor

Chadwick Nott - East and West Midlands, NHC & East Anglia
England, West Midlands, Birmingham
£36000 - £45000 per annum
Closing date
2 Jul 2024

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors, Private Practice
Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level
Full Time
Practice Areas
Private Client, Wills & Probate
Newly Qualified, 1-3 Years

Job Details

Probate Solicitor

A new opportunity exists for a junior Private Client Solicitor to join this well-established national firm.

Joining a team of high experienced lawyers, you will be based in Birmingham and there is hybrid working on offer. The successful candidate will gain some valuable experience and be involved in high value cases. Day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Managing new enquiries
  • Drafting Deputyship applications
  • Drafting and dealing with routine correspondence
  • Liaising with family members, care homes, case managers and financial advisors
  • Drafting Wills
  • Inheritance tax and estate planning
  • Drafting Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Setting up Trusts
  • Trust registration
  • Dealing with Probate and estate administration
  • Using an in-house case management system
  • Research using internal resources
  • Working to court and procedural deadlines
  • Maintaining awareness of the Mental Capacity Act 2005, the Mental Capacity Code of Practice and Court of Protection Rules

You will have experience in Private Client and / or Court of Protection work and applications are welcome from NQs upwards.

For more information please contact Kate Sinclair at Chadwick Nott:

0121 200 5578 dl

07921 001235

*Where a level of experience is indicated, this is a guideline only and represents the amount of time we would usually expect a candidate to accumulate the requisite level of experience. This does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.


Our business is about you. Helping you find the right job. We’ve been in the recruitment industry for 20 years, so we’re confident we can make a real difference to your career prospects. Over half of our business is repeat or recommended business – candidates returning for their next career move or recommending their colleagues to us. We like it like that.




But that’s not enough. We want to improve our legal recruitment service every day, every week, and every year, to ensure your success.




Our depth and breadth of experience means we already know the legal recruitment market inside out. And our industry-leading training programme fully prepares candidates for what lies ahead in a law career. So, as a lawyer, you can trust us when you need to take the next step.




We see things from your perspective. Nearly all our staff have legal training, and many have actually practised as solicitors. Which means you benefit from their in-depth knowledge of local markets, and specialist legal recruitment advice from consultants with first-hand, relevant experience.




Of course we take your career extremely seriously. We’ve worked long and hard to build trust and rapport with our clients and candidates, and all our dealings are treated with utmost confidence. We have a reputation for being proactive and well connected in the legal profession, and we’re always determined to achieve the best possible outcome for you.




For more information about how we can assist you please visit or call us in confidence on 0800 0121 848


Company info
0121 200 5571
172 Edmund Street
B3 2HB

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