Melbourne CBD & Inner Suburbs Melbourne VIC, Australia
Lawyer: Wills & Estates - Melbourne East Subs
Enjoy Working Close To Home & Have Better Work/Life Balance
Onsite Parking, Attractive Salary + other Great Benefits
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About our client... Our client is a well established, thriving eastern suburbs law firm servicing mainly small business enterprises, companies across a range of industry sectors and high net worth private clients. All staff here enjoy a sociable & collegiate vibe and a high level of job satisfaction! The firm offers a collaborative, supportive & professional culture, together with current technology, continuous professional development, genuine work/life balance and competitive market-rate remuneration.
About the role... This high performance law practice is now on the lookout for a self-driven & highly experienced Wills & Estates Lawyer to handle all aspects of:-
Complex Wills and powers of attorney
Estate planning for companies/SME's and other private clients
Probate and administration of deceased estates
Estate challenges (testator's family maintenance) seeking or defending further provision from an estate
Other estate disputes including contested testamentary capacity and removal of executors.
Here, you will have the opportunity to work alongside LIV accredited specialists across other areas of the firm as well as a supportive & experienced legal team.
About the ideal candidate...
Ideally, it is envisaged a min. of 5 years up to Senior Associate/Special Counsel level of experience across broad-ranging wills & estate matters;
Solid academics and strong interpersonal/communication skills are essential;
Able to work autonomously, within a collaborative & collegiate team, will reap all the benefits a talented, commercial lawyer would expect to find at any city law firm.
If you value your time with family and friends, enjoy working autonomously within a collegiate team, would benefit from significantly reducing your parking/commuting costs and are passionate about achieving the best outcomes for your clients, then this role may well tick all your boxes!
Please note that the successful candidate is likely to commence this role working from home, with the view to being based in their Eastern suburbs office once current circumstances improve and restrictions are more conducive. However, you will have daily contact with your team members remotely. So let's talk... To apply online, please click on the apply button now! N.B. In light of recent COVID-19 developments and to keep everyone safe, all interviews will now be conducted 'virtually' via a url link we cab provide you.
Alternatively, for a confidential discussion please contact: Sharon Henderson l Partner t: 03 9098 8776 Our Ref#: 3092058