COURT OF PROTECTION PARALEGAL

Location
Crawley
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
08 Mar 2018
Closes
05 Apr 2018
Ref
C01294441
Contact
Charlotte Waters
Position
Paralegal
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Develop your Court of Protection experience within a leading West Sussex based practice.

The Firm
Our client is a progressive, multi-office practice focusing on new and innovative approaches to the provision of legal services. Having built a strong and loyal client base, extending beyond the South East into the capital and overseas; they have a strong reputation for investing in top talent with vision and expertise which has led to numerous departments being recommended in the UK legal directories. A collaborative firm, with a good working environment, they are now seeking to add to their team.

The Role
We are now actively seeking a Court of Protection Paralegal for a specialist team based in Crawley. Working closely with senior fee earners within this field, the successful Paralegal will provide hands-on assistance with complex matters as well as manage their own small caseload under supervision. Duties may include: making applications for the appointment of a deputy; preparing wills; cancelling EPA registrations; varying previous terms of an order and; applications to the Office of the Public Guardian. Excellent interpersonal skills and a confident and pleasant telephone manner will therefore be essential. In return, the successful Paralegal can expect opportunities for continued development, exposure to high quality work and the chance to gain hands-on experience within this field.

The Candidate
Applications are welcomed from Paralegals with solid experience gained within Court of Protection;
Demonstrate excellent communication skills and a client-focused approach;
Possess solid IT skills with particular expertise using Microsoft Office applications;
Ideally have obtained a law degree or the LPC;
Work well under pressure, meeting tight deadlines and maintaining high levels of accuracy;
Be a pro-active team player who is equally comfortable working on their own initiative.

COURT OF PROTECTION PARALEGAL

For further details of this Court of Protection Paralegal vacancy, please contact Charlotte quoting reference C01294441.



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