Probate Solicitor / Private Client Gloucester

Sector: Legal

Type: Full Time|Permanent

Probate Solicitor / Private Client

£45000 – £60000/annum

Full Time, Legal Vacancy In Gloucestershire


An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Probate Solicitor to join the Private Client team at a forward-thinking law firm acting for clients nationwide

Based in Gloucester, you will handle a varied caseload whilst providing clients with high-quality advice. You will be responsible for but not limited to the following matters:

Wills and estate planning matters
Lasting powers of attorney and registration
Advising on, and drafting, both inter vivos trusts and will trusts and associated documentation.
Probate matters
Court of Protection matters
Limited property work to include DIPS, SEV when connected to private client casesSkills and responsibilities – The ideal experienced candidate will have:

Minimum 3 years PQE
STEP membership (preferable but not essential. Full support will be given to candidates wishing to obtain their STEP membership)
Provide excellent service to a wide range of clients with an ability to maintain relationships
Be able to deal with complex matters which may involve deadlines such as deeds of variation, trust work, complex taxable estates etc.
Be able to manage their own caseload, with supervision from head of department and be able to prioritise accordingly
Experience of dealing with probate matters from start to finish
Understanding of will drafting and pitfalls
Ability to explain the benefits and risks of LPAs, how to customise them to suit the clients’ circumstances and their drafting and registration, as well as experience with EPAs
The ability to undertake Court of Protection work is desirable but not essential
Ability to provide inheritance tax advice as applied to a set of facts
Understanding of APR and BPRRemuneration

Salary is competitive and will be awarded dependent upon your experience (including bonus scheme)
Working hours are 35 hours per week however full and part-time roles are available.
Holiday entitlement is 23 days + bank holidays 
For full details please contact Ellis Mears at the Gloucester Pertemps Branch

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