Wills & Estate Lawyer

Wills & Estate Lawyer

Job Title: Wills & Estate Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: AU$90000 - AU$130000 per annum + Work/life balance
Reference: MT19968_1600987396
Contact Name: Marianna Tuccia
Contact Email: marianna@empirecareers.com.au
Job Published: September 25, 2020 08:43

Job Description

The Firm & The Role

Our client is a boutique law firm based in the heart of the Sydney CBD and due to growth, the Principal of the law firm is looking to recruit an experienced wills & estate lawyer. This role will see you working on a broad range of wills & estate planning matters eg

drafting wills, obtaining probate, assisting with FPA claims and succession disputes, advising clients on trust and superannuation issues.

The working environment is friendly, supportive and collaborative and the firm is well resourced.

Skills & Experience

  • You will be either a wills & estate lawyer with at least 4 years pae, experience in family law and elder law would be highly advantageous
  • Drafting, research and advisory skills
  • Negotiation skills
  • Ability to think laterally
  • Client management and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a team and collaborative environment
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Strong work ethic

Benefits & Culture

On offer is a competitive salary package. This is an opportunity to run your own file load and manage your clients autonomously. Part-time options are on offer as well as flexible working arrangements. The working environment is friendly and close-knit. Other benefits include access to external training, payment of membership fees of professional bodies, ability to purchase extra annual leave, ability to salary sacrifice, ability to take on pro bono matters. Join a firm that is in growth mode.

To be successful you will already be working in a well-respected wills & estate team and are wanting to take the next step in your career.

You will have strong drafting, estate litigation and advisory skills as well as first class people skills. You will have a consistent work history, energy and a genuine desire to specialise in the area of wills and estate planning.

On offer is a competitive salary, the opportunity to work in a well resourced firm as well as the opportunity to work in a firm that is supportive, friendly, inclusive and where progression is based purely on merit.

For a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities please contact:

Marianna Tuccia BA, LLB (SK912353A)
Ref No: MT19968
Email: Marianna.tuccia@empiregroup.com.au

Phone: 0422 671 673