Job Opportunities April 2024

Private Client lawyers

We are looking for two Private Client lawyers (Solicitor or Legal Executive),
5 years+ PQE to join the Private Client teams in Lymington and New Milton.

The roles at each office differ slightly, but the main responsibilities are:

  • To take over an existing caseload of Probates and see them to conclusion
  • Administration of Trusts, including taxable and non-taxable estates;
    completing all necessary Tax Returns and registering Trusts if required
  • Deeds of Variation
  • Inheritance Tax and succession planning; the drafting of
    Wills and Trust documents
  • Preparation and registration of Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Support and assistance to junior team members
  • Developing relationships and building up client base
  • Attending networking events and building up the firm’s profile

We have excellent client bases at both offices and the workload is varied. We
are client driven and committed to providing good quality service in the New
Forest and surrounding areas. There are directorship opportunities for the right candidates.

If you are interested in any of the above roles please apply with a CV and covering letter to


Head of Conveyancing

We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated conveyancer practicing as a Solicitor, Legal Executive or Licensed Conveyancer, at least 5+ PQE and a proven track record of supervision and development as there is a requirement to train and mentor.

Heppenstalls offer a professional, yet down to earth environment where traditional
values meet modern application. We are growing and expanding our business
which will be able to offer many avenues for progression and innovation.
As a family first law firm we are mindful of the needs of a work life
balance and do what we can to manage that while also achieving the high
standards we set ourselves.

Role Description:

  • Manage own caseload and supervise/develop a team
  • Be motivated and enthusiastic to thrive in a busy environment
  • Have great customer care and maintain good relationships
    with stake holders
  • Identify new client and referral partners and other beneficial relationships


  • Competitive pay
  • On-site parking
  • Christmas shut down
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • Engaging and supportive environment

If you are interested in any of the above roles please apply with a CV and Covering Letter to