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Contentious Trusts & Probate Solicitor

£52000.00 - £62000.00 per annum Excellent Benefits
Surrey Guildford

Managing this Role


Joe Bryant

Recruitment Consultant - South East
0203 865 2113

Are you looking for a Top 100 firm with a conscious? This national law firm has a great reputation for delivering high-quality advice and proven results for their clients. Similar client feedback is they trust the firm to do the right thing, and often act as an extension of the client's business.

The firm have strong ethics, integrity and entrepreneurial spirit. The firm has won a host of regional and national accolades in recent years, including Best Companies for 2019. They have a refreshing outlook on work life balance, steering clear of traditional values making this a truly happy environment to work in.
Why staff love working at the firm:

  • Great management team, where staff feedback and opinions are listened to, they encompass team work to ensure they continue to grow and be the market leader they are
  • A varied training programme for all staff to ensure you are empowered to be the best you can be
  • Continually improving benefits and encompassing agile working
  • Open door policy where Partners are accessible, allowing for continued fee earner investment
  • An award-winning focus on wellbeing, personal growth, leadership and teamwork

The role

The firm are seeking to hire a Contentious Trusts and Probate into their flourishing, Guildford, Surrey office.

The Personal Tax, Trusts & Charities team consists of four partners and fourteen other Lawyers/advisers and is highly rated in both Chambers and Partners and the Legal 500. A number of partners and lawyers in the team are recommended as leaders in their field, and the team has won two national awards in the past 12 months.

Due to the expansion of the team and increased workloads there is an opportunity for an associate lawyer to join this successful and growing team.

You will be at the forefront of this exciting department, working alongside a Partner, dealing with a high-quality caseload of; Lack of capacity cases, Fraud and undue influence cases, Subsequent revocation, and Inheritance.

This role comes with excellent prospects for career progression and development.


  • You will be a Contentious Probate Solicitor with at least 3 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of PQE)
  • You should have first-class communication skills
  • You should have a meticulous eye for detail
  • Salary is very competitive and negotiable depending on your level of PQE, plus an excellent benefits package

This is a stand-out opportunity for a Contentious Trusts and Probate Solicitor to join this highly ranked practice in their Guildford, Surrey office.

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