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Probate Associate/Senior Associate

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  • 5+ PQE
  • Hybrid working
  • Leading probate team with a national reputation
  • Clear progression framework with supportive HR leadership
  • Enhanced benefits include electric car salary sacrifice scheme

A highly respected legal firm specialising in private client services, agriculture, and real estate, is seeking a Probate Associate or Senior Associate to bolster their esteemed private client team in Warwickshire. This prestigious firm prides itself on generations of dedicated service to its clientele and holds a significant standing in both Chambers and Legal 500 rankings.

In return, you’ll become an integral part of one of the largest private client teams in the Midlands, receiving a competitive salary alongside the option to purchase additional holiday time and engage in a salary sacrifice scheme for electric cars.

The role offers a unique chance to engage with complex estate management, post-death planning, and high-net-worth client affairs. You will contribute to supervising junior staff and supporting the head of the department, playing a pivotal role in the team’s success. Your work will be meaningful and impactful, offering ample room for professional growth.

To excel in this position, you’ll need over five years of post-qualification experience with a robust understanding of high-net-worth and complex estate probate. Expertise in lifetime gifts and their effects on inheritance will be crucial. While business development is not mandatory, willingness to engage will be welcomed.

If you’re drawn to a role that marries complexity with a collegial atmosphere and tangible prospects for advancement, we encourage your application to join this dynamic and supportive environment.

How to apply for this role

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’.

Alternatively, contact Jen Crowther at Realm Recruit to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest.

Jen is a Consultant at Realm and specialises in recruiting private client solicitors across the West Midlands. She works with private client departments at firms of all shapes and sizes in Birmingham, Coventry, Stoke-on-Trent and Shrewsbury, and across the West Midlands. If you are looking for a new position, Jen is ready to help you make a move.

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  • Warwickshire

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area

Private Client

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Jen Crowther

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Specialist for private client, Court of Protection and contentious probate lawyers in the West Midlands.

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