Probate Paralegal

  • Location
    Chesterfield, Derbyshire
  • Salary
    £ 20000 - £ 25000 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Legal
  • External Reference
    JN-072022-265959
  • Category
    Legal - Legal

Adecco Sheffield are delighted to be recruiting for a Probate Paralegal to join our friendly, well-established client in the firm's Chesterfield office.

Joining a welcoming and busy team, the successful candidate will have previous experience in a Paralegal role ideally within a Probate department.


In this role you will be supporting with heading up the probate department, so experience is essential. Previous experience must have included managing a file from start to finish.


Main duties will include:



  • Support senior solicitors on complex probate matters

  • Open files and maintain updates to Fee Earner

  • Deal with Client and Creditor queries

  • Drafting legal documents with the assistance of the Fee earner

  • Inheritance Tax returns

  • Document reviews

  • Assisting with preparation of bills and Estate Accounts

  • Preparing probate applications


This is a full time, permanent opportunity working Monday to Friday 09:00am - 17:00pm

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Nicola Swallow