Proud to be normal people
We might be legal experts by profession, but our ethos is firmly focused on the fact we are a friendly team of normal people, ready to provide jargon free, no nonsense legal advice. This more approachable legal service is paired with an absolute pride in our strong heritage supporting Plymouth, Ivybridge and the surrounding areas.
What our team say
A friendly and personable firm with very good core values
The partners are always approachable, friendly, and happy to listen
Why work for Howard & Over?
Nurturing & Collaborative
As part of the Howard & Over team you will be part of an open and collaborative working environment with a management team focused on providing a supportive working environment where everyone can feel valued and grow.
Heritage is at it’s heart
Our foundations in Plymouth, Ivybridge and the surrounding areas will always be at the heart of the business. Our team love the region and we are proud of our local knowledge and local focus.
Our unique values
Small but mighty
Proud to be a regional expert
Many of our clients go on to become friends
Dedicated to providing exceptional service
Treat colleagues with respect and fairness
Act with integrity
Be honest and supportive
Collaboration is key
We’re all team players
Job Description: Contentious Probate Litigator
We are seeking a skilled Contentious Probate Litigator to join our dynamic legal team at Howard & Over. The ideal candidate will possess a minimum of five years of Post-Qualified Experience (PQE), specialising in the area of contentious probate. In this role you will have the opportunity to expand upon an existing caseload, demonstrating your expertise in handling complex probate disputes. Additionally, a proven history of effectively managing junior fee earners and a client following would be advantageous, although not required. The right candidate has the potential to achieve partnership within five years.
What to expect from a role at Howard and Over
At Howard & Over, we foster an inclusive and supportive work environment that encourages professional growth and collaboration, where the ability to work in a harmonious atmosphere is valued as highly as achieving cost targets. If you are a highly motivated Contentious Probate Litigator with a strong track record in managing complex cases and nurturing junior talent, we encourage you to apply and become a part of our award-winning firm.