Court of Protection Solicitor

England, West Yorkshire
£26000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
13 Apr 2018
11 May 2018
Rachel Birkinshaw
Practice area
Private client
Full time
Contract type

An award-winning law firm is currently seeking a Court of Protection Solicitor to join its West Yorkshire office. Our client has a national reputation, are a forward thinking firm and have a passion for making a difference to people's lives. The firm is long established within the region.

The role
Handling a wide range of cases including community care assessments, judicial reviews, care act services and NHS continuing healthcare to name a few.
You will also work closely with another solicitor in the team on various files.

The candidate
Due to the work on offer the firm is really open minded as to which level they recruit at. They are happy to consider candidates who are more experienced and want to part time or someone who more junior ideally with community care experience to complement the existing work. They are happy to consider candidates who are more experienced, on a full time basis, who have work to bring with them/contacts in the market.
They are eager to find someone who is motivated and who is a self-starter. Candidates must have excellent client care and strong decision making skills.
You will have experience of running your own caseload and be able to pick things up when needed.
Experience of legal aid supervision, services for children and carers rights and needs would be highly beneficial but certainly not essential for the role.

How to apply

If you would like to apply for this role then please contact Rachel Birkinshaw at Sacco Mann or another member of our Private Practice team. Alternatively, if you know of anyone who would be suitable for this role then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referrals. For full terms please see our website.