Sills & Betteridge
Solicitor/ Legal Executive (Wills, Trusts & Probate)
18a Dudley Street, Grimsby, DN31 2AB
No salary information
Full Time

SALARY: Dependant on level and experience

HOURS: 09:00-17:15,  Monday- Friday


  • 38 days’ of annual leave, inclusive of bank and other public holidays
  • 3% employer pension contribution on whole salary
  • Life Assurance scheme at 3x annual salary
  • Ongoing professional development opportunities
  • Generous employee sickness allowance
  • Client and employee referral schemes (up to £2000)
  • 25% discount on some legal services
  • Collaborative and inclusive work culture
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP/Cash Plan) offering access to face-to-face counselling, 24/7 telephone and video GP consultations, digital physiotherapy, discounted gym memberships and cashback towards some of your day-to-day healthcare, travel, and shopping costs
  • Social committee and events


We are looking to recruit a committed and reliable Solicitor/ Legal Executive to join our highly valued Wills, Trusts & Probate Department in Grimsby on a full-time, permanent basis. You will be responsible for handling a diverse caseload involving all aspects of Wills, Probate, Powers of Attorney, Trusts, Court of Protection and Tax Law. This position is suited to a confident professional with first class interpersonal and motivational skills and the passion to help drive the Firm forwards. 


To excel in this role, you should possess the following qualifications and attributes:

  • Qualified Solicitor/ Legal Executive (NQ- 4 PQE)
  • Ability to manage a varied caseload
  • Client-focused approach
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative legal team
  • Outstanding time management, organisational and IT skills


Here at Sills, we pride ourselves on not treating our clients or our staff as a number. Despite our size we still have a strong sense of community throughout the firm and across departments. We are one of the leading firms of solicitors in Lincolnshire, Yorkshire, Nottingham, and Northampton providing a full range of legal services to individuals and businesses. With offices in 15 locations we require a variety of different people with a wide range of skill sets and backgrounds to add value our organisation and help us provide our award-winning services to our valued clients. We fully embrace diverse characteristics, experiences, and outlooks in the workplace and in the communities in which we practice.

You will be working alongside some of the region’s best lawyers, who combine technical knowledge of the law with first class client service. The Family Department has recently won the prestigious and fiercely competitive Children Law Team of the Year national award at the Lexis Nexis Family Law Awards. In addition, the Legal 500 (The World’s Leading Legal Directory) ranks Sills & Betteridge LLP as a Leading Firm and recognises many of our team in tiers one, two and three- our family team achieving the highest accolade of Top Tier Status- with several members of the firm as Leading Individuals, Recommended Lawyers, and Next General Partners. We have also been recognised by various organisations for our commitment to creating a great place to work- whether its our outstanding LEXCEL audits, our nominations for being an outstanding training contract provider by lawcareers.net, our award for promoting access to the legal profession by CILEX or our ‘One to Watch’ standing with the Top 200 Companies, UK.

First listed: 3 week(s) ago
Deadline: 2/29/2024
Sills & Betteridge
As one of the leading firms of solicitors in the region, we offer a full range of legal services to private individuals and business clients.