Contentious Probate Senior Associate / Partner

JMC Legal
England, London, West End
£80000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent benefits
25 Feb 2018
12 Mar 2018
Jason Connolly
Job Title
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you seeking a pathway to Partnership, perhaps you are in a top-heavy team? This prestigious firm has one of the best names Nationally for their level of expertise in dealing with ultra HNW individuals.

The firm

This firm has a rich heritage dating back over 200 years. They are based in the heart of London's legal district in a very picturesque location. They are ranked highly in the Legal 500 and are top tier across several areas including the private client. The firm is award-winning, and many of their Lawyers are ranked as leaders in their field. They have a client base of ultra HNW individuals including many well-known individuals including; Royalty, Members of Government, Celebrities, and senior public figures. The practice has become known as a go-to firm for several areas of law. They now have close to 100 members of staff and have recently bolstered the practice with several heavyweight Senior Partner hires.

The role

They are seeking a new Contentious Probate Senior Associate / Partner to join their flourishing West End office.

The Private Client department has two sub-departments, the trust, and tax sections. In terms of Contentious Trusts and Probates, the work the department does is increasingly international, with cases often being complex involving multi-national jurisdictions asserted over the same property. Just recently the department has dealt with a number of highly complex cases between beneficiaries and trustees. The department is highly experienced with a couple of Lawyers being ranked in the legal 500 and Chambers.

You will lead this leading department with the other Partners, the reason for the role is succession planning. You will be at the forefront, of this department during an exciting period of growth.


  • You will be a Contentious Probate Lawyer with at least seven years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of experience)
  • You will have a strong technical knowledge
  • You should have a good technical knowledge
  • You should be a commercially minded candidate
  • There are good prospects attached to this role
  • Salary is very competitive and negotiable depending on your level of experience
  • Also, you will receive an excellent benefits package

This is an excellent opportunity for a Contentious Trusts and Probates Senior Associate / Partner to join this highly-regarded practice in the heart of the legal district in the West End.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.

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