Contentious Probate Solicitor (part time)

Job Title: Contentious Probate Solicitor (part time)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wakefield
Contentious Probate
Salary: Circa £35,000-£50,000
REF: 495
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: Monday 19 Aug 2019
This vacancy is now closed

An exhilarating, part time opportunity has arisen for a Contentious Probate Solicitor to join this boutique personal legal services law firm who have several offices across West Yorkshire. You would be joining a real team culture who work together like a family. They are strong advocates of work/life balance offering flexibility to everyone within the team. You will assist the Partner and manage your own caseload of Contentious Probate work.

Contentious Probate Solicitor – West Yorkshire

The company & role

  • Boutique private client, family and conveyancing law firm
  • A 3 Partner practice, with several offices across West Yorkshire
  • The firm have an excellent staff retention rate as they have an exceptional, family like culture and are strong advocates of flexibility to support work/life balance
  • Contentious probate work includes will disputes, claims under the Inheritance Act, executor disputes, beneficiary disputes, and claims by or against an estate
  • Commutable from West Yorkshire, Leeds, Wakefield, Dewsbury, Huddersfield, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, Pontefract


The ideal candidate

  • Contentious Probate Solicitor, or a Private Client Solicitor with some Contentious Probate experience and a genuine desire to continue your career within this area, with a minimum of 5 years PQE
  • Looking to work part time
  • Organised and a good communicator
  • A real team player
  • Happy to undertake business development and networking
  • Comfortable running your own caseload, and assisting a Partner


Added extras

  • Competitive pay (dependent upon experience)
  • Flexible working arrangement; including flexibility with working hours and working part time
  • Exceptional culture, with massive emphasis placed on employee well-being Genuine career progression prospects
  • Support with personal and professional development

The next step

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