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Contentious Probate
Up to £60k
Emily Carter
20 days ago

Solicitor – Contentious Probate


  • Location: Cardiff
  • Salary: £50,000 – £60,000
  • Legal 500 Firm
  • Multi Office Law Firm
  • Hybrid Working
  • Excellent Quality Work

Job description

TSR Legal is currently partnering with a multi-office Legal 500 firm based in Cardiff, who is seeking an experienced and self-motivated Solicitor to join the Contentious Probate team on a full-time, permanent basis.

This is an exceptional opportunity to be a part of one of Wales fastest-growing law firms that pride themselves on their fresh, forward-thinking approach, combining local, client-focused service with award-winning quality.


  • Handle new client enquiries.
  • Manage a caseload under the supervision of the departmental head.
  • Take instructions, advise clients on merits, and manage cases through to resolution.
  • Draft legal documents and pleadings and collaborate with counsel and experts.
  • Meet personal productivity targets and contribute to departmental goals.
  • Uphold the firm’s professional standards and quality benchmarks, adhering to the SRA’s Standards and Regulations.
  • Cross-sell other firm services when appropriate and support business development and networking initiatives.
  • Assist in producing department-specific marketing materials under the supervision of the marketing team.
  • Accurately record all work on the time recording and case management systems.
  • Work effectively as part of a team, including the supervision of junior colleagues when needed.


  • Minimum of 3 years post-qualification experience, primarily in contentious probate.
  • Membership of ACTAPS is advantageous but not essential.
  • Strong legal and leadership skills with an eye for detail.
  • Excellent organizational and time-management abilities.
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal, at all levels.
  • Team player with excellent general IT skills, and the ability to quickly learn and adapt to new systems.
  • High level of literacy and numeracy.

Apply now

On offer is the opportunity to join one of Wales fastest growing law firms, which can offer excellent quality work, a first-class working environment as well as an extensive benefits package. If you believe you have the skill set required, please contact Emily at TSR Legal on 02920 388100 or