Lawyer/ Solicitor, Wills & Probate
Chester/ Hybrid.

Due to ongoing success, we’re looking to further grow our well respected Wills & Probate team. If you’re an experienced private client specialist who wants to work in a friendly, experienced and well-structured team, we’d love to hear from you!

About the role

#1

Enjoying high levels of client contact and lots of team support from the outset, you’ll manage a varied caseload and assist / work on complex and high value cases. Responsibilities may vary dependent on the level of experience and skill you bring. Your work will include:

  • Estate planning and trust advice.
  • Probate and estate administration.
  • Probate and trust disputes.
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney and living wills.
  • Inheritance tax / capital gains tax planning / care home fee planning.

Enjoying high levels of client contact and lots of team support from the outset, you’ll manage a varied caseload and assist / work on complex and high value cases. Responsibilities may vary dependent on the level of experience and skill you bring. Your work will include:

  • Estate planning and trust advice.
  • Probate and estate administration.
  • Probate and trust disputes.
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney and living wills.
  • Inheritance tax / capital gains tax planning / care home fee planning.

#2

Passionate about helping people? Are you used to running your own case load, and can work autonomously?  We’d love to talk to you – regardless of your PQE. You’ll be a highly effective communicator, with the ability to listen to and tailor your approach to your client’s needs.

Naturally, you also need to be experienced at drafting and reviewing documents, with high levels of accuracy and attention to detail.

We have a large, respected, experienced team who will be here to help you throughout. We offer lots of training and development options, along with opportunities to progress, so wherever you are in your career journey we can support you to achieve your goals.

Passionate about helping people? Are you used to running your own case load, and can work autonomously?  We’d love to talk to you – regardless of your PQE. You’ll be a highly effective communicator, with the ability to listen to and tailor your approach to your client’s needs.

Naturally, you also need to be experienced at drafting and reviewing documents, with high levels of accuracy and attention to detail.

We have a large, respected, experienced team who will be here to help you throughout. We offer lots of training and development options, along with opportunities to progress, so wherever you are in your career journey we can support you to achieve your goals.

#3

Fresh beginning?

HM Legal is expanding.

If this role is not for you, why not see if any of our other roles suit? Or get in touch anyway and we can tell you about up and coming opportunities before they are advertised. We are on a journey to do law differently so if you are looking for something fresh with a healthy work-life balance, please get in touch. Take the next step and have a confidential chat with Jenny, our Head of Talent and Engagement.

Fresh beginning?

HM Legal is expanding.

If this role is not for you, why not see if any of our other roles suit? Or get in touch anyway and we can tell you about up and coming opportunities before they are advertised. We are on a journey to do law differently so if you are looking for something fresh with a healthy work-life balance, please get in touch. Take the next step and have a confidential chat with Jenny, our Head of Talent and Engagement.

Our benefits

Here’s a selection of what’s on offer. Part of our commitment to making lives better is supporting you to reach your career objectives — whatever they may be. Appreciation, reward and respecting your work-life balance comes as standard.

  • Generous employee referral programme
  • Profit-share scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Hybrid-working model for over 80% of our roles
  • Enhanced annual and family friendly leave and your birthday off!
  • Early dart Fridays
  • Training programmes tailored to support your goals
  • Progression and promotion opportunities
  • Professional qualification and study-leave support

  • Dress for your day
  • Regular socials and charity events
  • Mental Health First Aiders and wellbeing support
  • Values-based recognition and reward scheme
  • Long-service awards
  • How to Wow customer experience awards

LET’S TALK

Contact us for a confidential chat

If you want to find out more about this role, or any other vacancy please talk to Jenny in confidence. We’re expanding and looking for people at all levels, with varying skills and experience to join our team.

Email recruitment@law.uk.com or call Jenny on Mobile 07818 576782.