Wills, Trusts and Estates Paralegal / Legal Executive

Recruiter
Yolk Recruitment
Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Wills, Trusts and Estates Paralegal / Legal Executive
Salary: Competitive (depending on experience and grade)

Location: Cardiff

The Role

My client are a top 100 UK Law Firm, currently recruiting an experienced Wills, Trusts and Estates Lawyer or experienced Paralegal to join this highly reputable and specialist team. This is an exciting opportunity to progress your career with a reputable company which is ranked highly in the Legal 500. The team, who are expanding provide advice to private individuals, commercial organisations, financial service sector businesses and charities.

Key responsibilities

To deal with a case load of:oWills; discretionary trust wills, life interest trusts and disabled beneficiary wills

oCreation of trusts; lifetime, post death, personal injury trusts and disabled beneficiary trusts, bare trusts, life interest in possession trusts; charitable trusts; property

oAdministration of trusts;

oAdvise on setting up a trust, structuring trusts, manging trusts and choosing trustees;

oPowers of attorney; preparation and registration;

oAdvise trustees on how to meet their obligations and duties;

oActing as a professional trustee to ensure that Client’s wishes are carried out properly;

oEstate administration; including variation of wills;

oLong term care planning;

Work using a case management systemAdhere to KPI’s and targetsHandle confidential information Supervise junior members of the teamExperience and skills required

·A Legal Executive or experienced Paralegal with extensive experience in the above area of law

STEP qualification is desirable but not essential·Experience at a top law firm is desirable

·Excellent academics

How to Apply

If you believe that you have the skills and experience for the role – then please get in touch. We also offer a referral scheme for any candidates whose details are passed to us that we successfully place. If you have any further questions then please contact Nia Taylor on 02921 673747 at Yolk Recruitment.

*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying – then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.*

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