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Lawyer - Private Client - Leigh

We are recruiting for a qualified Private Client / Wills and Probate Lawyer to be based at our Leigh Office.

The successful candidate will be taking over a very busy, successful and well managed caseload supported by a legal assistant with 12 years experience in Wills & Probate. 

About you:

  • The candidate must be experienced, able to work without day to day supervision
  • Ideally 3 years PQE +, having dealt with:
  • Probate, tax and trusts matters, including complex estate accounts
  • Elderly client; Court of Protection & Public Guardian matters
  • Drafting Wills and LPAs
  • Deeds of variation
  • Dealing with discretionary and nil rate band trusts
  • Undertaking home, hospital and residential care home visits

About the role:

  • Hours - Monday to Friday: 09:00 - 17:15
  • Position - Permanent
  • Competitive salary
  • Pension contribution
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Additional holiday bonus scheme (potential for 12 extra days annual leave pa)
  • Annual discretionary financial bonus scheme, based on fee received
  • Hybrid Working From Home Policy
  • A very friendly and collaborative working environment

To apply for this position, please email your CV to Daniel Rourke - danielrourke@hcbgroup.com