Court of Protection - Community Care - Lawyer

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Location
England, Kent, Maidstone
Salary
£35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
04 Apr 2018
Closes
02 May 2018
Ref
BBBH4203
Contact
Andrew Burrows
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

This firm, located in the heart of Maidstone in the beautiful garden of Kent, deal with some impressive public and Court of Protection work. This is an exciting opportunity to join at a dynamic time for the firm, to grow and hone your skills in a friendly environment, and to propel your career to the next level, working alongside a Legal 500 recognised Director.

The firm have impressive links with local organisations, legal aid consultancies, and contacts that allow for a steady flow of work. You will be given the support to business develop, grow the Court of Protection department, and put your stamp on an already well respected firm.

The Firm

The firm are young and new, and already dealing with impressive work including Human Rights, Immigration, Family, Landlord and Tenant, Public Law, and Court of Protection. They are friendly, a tight knit team, and have an existing base of clients and contacts that bring in a good level of top quality work.

You will work and learn alongside a Legal 500 recognised Director, and be given the support needed to hone your skills and grow a department at a very exciting time.

The Role

Because the firm is expanding, they are looking for a Court of Protection Solicitor to work in their Court of Protection & Mental Capacity Department.

You will learn alongside an extremely well qualified Solicitor and deal with a variety of issues, ranging from Mental Capacity Act issues, Power of Attorney, acting as a deputy, making Statutory Wills, setting up Personal Injury trusts, health and welfare disputes, unlawful deprivation of liberty, amongst other complex and interesting issues.

The role will be supported by a close knit team, and you will be supported in growing the Court of Protection department, managing a good case load, and honing your skills.

Requirements

  • You will have experience in Court of Protection/ Community Care Law
  • Legal Aid Agency Supervisor status in Community Care Law would be an advantage
  • You will be able to work well as a team
  • You will be interested in Business Development/networking


  • This is a great opportunity for a Court of Protection/Community Care Lawyer to join this practice in their flourishing office in Maidstone, Kent.


    Apply now for immediate consideration or please call for a confidential conversation.

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