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Senior Associate - Contentious Trusts & Probate

£50000 - £70000 per annum
Manchester City Of Manchester

Managing this Role


Ray Birkett

Recruitment Consultant - North West
0161 240 3763

This is a standout opportunity for a Contentious Trusts & Probate Solicitor to join a forward-thinking, Top 50 law firm. You will be a part of a close-knit and highly respected team that houses lawyers individually ranked in the Legal 500 and Chambers UK. This is an unrivalled opportunity to progress your career in a leading national law firm.

The Firm:

This leading national law firm has offices throughout the UK and is highly ranked across several practice areas in the Legal 500. Their reputation has seen them recently attract talented Lawyers that have seen them grow to one of the leading practices in the UK.

The firm is well-known for investing in its employees, and you can expect to have ample opportunity to develop your skills. Namely from being surrounded by talented individuals who are well-known throughout the market, but also through their internal and external L&D programmes.

The firm rarely brings people in at Partner level, as they have a clear progression path based on meritocracy for their Associates and Senior Associate to follow. You can expect to be supported to progress your career, and you will receive a significant amount of career investment.

The Role:

The firm is looking for an ambitious Contentious Trusts & Probate Solicitor to join their respected specialist team as a Senior Associate in Manchester.

You will work alongside highly regarded partners who have enviable reputations in this field. You will undertake high quality, complex, privately funded matters on behalf of an interesting and growing client base. You will have ample support from the partners but will be able to operate with a high level of autonomy.

As this is a senior role in the team, you will also mentor and supervise the junior team members. You will be supported to develop your leadership skills that will be vital when you take the step into partnership.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a Senior Associate to join a respected Contentious Trusts and Probate team in Manchester. You will receive a highly competitive remuneration package, unrivalled progression prospects and an enviable work/life balance.


  • You will be a Contentious Trusts & Probate Solicitor with a minimum of 5 years PQE
  • You will have experience handling a caseload of complex matters
  • You will be able to work in a collaborative, close-knit team environment
  • Previous experience of leading a team would be highly advantageous

Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.