Landscape Logo Landscape Logo

Probate Solicitor / Paralegal - Case Manager

£27000 - £32000 per annum
East of England Suffolk East of England

Managing this Role


Andrew Chapman

Recruitment Consultant - Essex and East Anglia
0203 865 2113


The Firm

This well-established and innovative firm is thriving following a post-covid restructure and implementation of fully-remote working arrangements. The practice comprises over 100 estate planning experts who work remotely across the UK. Despite their geographical distance, a strong and effective teamworking culture can be felt throughout.

As the firm continues to grow, they are expanding their probate team with the addition of a Probate Case Manager.

The Role

The role will see you joining a friendly, close-knit probate team of 15, where you will work collaboratively on an existing busy and varied caseload of probate matters. Your duties will include but not be limited to;

  • Reviewing and approving estate accounts.
  • Drafting and collating supporting legal and financial documentation.
  • Liaising with solicitors, courts, LR, OPG and other 3rd party companies as appropriate to each case.
  • Dealing with routine and difficult enquiries effectively and efficiently and ensure that any client complaints are dealt with both professionally and promptly.
  • Mentoring and assisting junior fee-earners on more complex cases.


  • You will be a Probate Fee Earner with at least five years of experience managing your own probate caseload independently.
  • You will be confident drafting legal documents and statements, and handling all aspects of associated transactions.

Salary & Benefits

  • Competitive salary, negotiable and dependant on experience
  • 28 days holiday, inclusive of bank holidays
  • Development opportunities with a growing, innovative legal company
  • Pension Scheme
  • Bonus scheme
  • Flexible/Hybrid/Fully-remote working arrangements

This is an excellent opportunity for a Probate Solicitor/Legal Executive/Paralegal with at least 5 years of experience managing their own probate caseload to join this highly-successful and ambitious firm as they strengthen their foothold in this space.

Apply for the role of Probate Case Manager for immediate consideration.