Private Client Solicitor - Contentious Trusts and Estates

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    £40000 - £45000 per annum

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    Alfie Steadman

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    about 1 month ago

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A top-tier law firm are recruiting for a newly qualified solicitor to join their contentious trusts and estates team in Guildford. The firm are at the top of their game, being ranked highly in the top 200 of The Times Best Law Firms 2021 and widely recognised in the Legal 500 (8 practise areas are ranked in tier 1). They are also renowned for their culture, with excellent training, pay and control over work-life balance provided.

The role will see you dealing with your own caseload of contentious trusts and estate matters. You will be responsible for nurturing and maintaining client relationships as well as aiding with the business development of the firm. The contentious trusts and estates team is one of the most respected in the UK and so is the ideal place to learn from the best and grow as a lawyer.

To be successful, you will ideally:

- Be newly qualified - 2 years' PQE (however, more experienced candidates are also invited to apply).

- Have some experience of contentious trusts or estates. A seat in litigation will also be sufficient.

- Provide outstanding client service.

- Have outstanding attention to detail.

This is an excellent opportunity for a budding solicitor to begin their career with one of the UK's most respected firms. Please apply as directed or confidentially contact Alfie Steadman at Search Legal for more information.