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Vacancy - Wills and Probate Solicitor or Legal Executive to join Romford office

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Want to join a friendly team with great opportunities to progress?

Due to our success we have continued to grow and we are looking to recruit an experienced Wills & Probate solicitor or legal executive.

The Candidate:

We would like someone who is enthusiastic, committed and keen to contribute to the achievements of F Barnes.  The ideal candidate will have a good breadth of experience having specialised in Wills & Probate work for at least 5 years.

We look for candidates who are dynamic, forward thinking and who share our core values. Our practice has been established for over 60 years.  The position is based at our Romford Town Centre office. 

Main duties:

  • Drafting of Wills and Codicils
  • Preparing Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Drafting Deeds of Variation
  • Probate applications
  • Deputyship Applications to the Court of Protection
  • Participating in networking and practice development activities.


  • 5 years+ experience in Wills & Probate work;
  • Good communication skills
  • Track of record of achieving career, financial (including fee targets) and business development goals;
  • Enthusiasm to engage in networking and practice  development activities;
  • Client focused and practical;
  • Demonstrable ability and keen to build and maintain client and referral relationships;
  • Excellent administration and organisational skills;
  • Professional but friendly and approachable personality.

Start Date:  ASAP

Salary:        Competitive Salary & Benefits package negotiable according to experience


Please send your CV in confidence to joanne.druce@fbarnes.co.uk