Job Vacancy - Wills & Probate Solicitor/Fee Earner, Wakefield

New opportunity  at our Wakefield office

We have an opportunity for an experienced Wills & Probate Solicitor / Legal Executive to join our expanding department based in Wakefield City Centre.

Candidates should have a solid background working within this area of law ideally having gained 2-4 years post qualification experience, or similar. STEP or SFE membership would be beneficial.

No Recruitment Agencies please


About the Role

This is a full-time role and would suit candidates who are able to run a case load unsupervised but who are also at a stage in their career where they may want to gain further knowledge in order to progress further.

Main responsibilities

Duties will include dealing with Administration of Estates, Grant applications, Trusts and Administration of Trusts with some Will and LPA work.

A good working knowledge of Microsoft office packages is essential and previous case management / Bighand digital dictation experience would also be beneficial.

Candidates must be willing and able to travel across our various offices to meet client demands.

If you think you meet the criteria and would like to join one of the areas leading law firms, we would love to hear from you.

We offer competitive salaries together with a generous benefit package, including Company pension, Bupa Wellbeing plan, Group Income Protection, Group Life Insurance and Group Critical Illness cover.


For more details about the wide range of fantastic staff benefits on offer, please view our careers page for full details.

How to apply

Please send your CV and a covering letter to Michelle Paga, HR Manager, 5-7 Ramsden Street, Huddersfield HD1 2SN or by email to HR@switalskis.com