Lawyer – Court of Protection

Location
London
Salary
£37000 - £57000 per annum
Posted
18 Feb 2019
Closes
18 Mar 2019
Ref
VY04000641
Contact
Vladimir Yordanov
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Legal 500 practice offering competitive remuneration seeks Court of Protection Lawyer on a permanent basis in London.

Joining a specialist team with expertise in this field, the successful lawyer will manage their own caseload covering a broad range of Court of Protection matters. Additionally, the successful lawyer will assist partners with more complex cases as required. Previous experience in this field will therefore be essential.

Responsibilities
  • Acting for clients with ongoing personal injury or clinical negligence claims
  • Advising on appointing and removing a deputy
  • Managing the financial affairs of vulnerable adults and children
  • Setting up support packages
  • Dealing with issues surrounding care
  • Drafting lasting powers of attorney
  • Supporting partners in complex cases
  • Attending safeguarding and deprivation of liberty meetings  
  • Participation in business development initiatives
  • Maintaining up to date knowledge within your specialist field  
The Candidate
  • Applications will be considered from qualified solicitors and legal executives from NQ-4 years’ PQE
  • Technically proficient in Court of Protection matters
  • Demonstrates outstanding communication and client care skills
  • Highly organised, working well under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • Strives for high standards in their work
  • Has a flair for business development
The Firm
Our client is a Legal 500 practice based in London, with strong roots and enviable reputation for delivering high quality services to individuals and businesses both locally and further afield. Recognising that their staff are their greatest asset, they encourage their employees to continually strive to reach their full potential through training and rewarding work. Utilising their expansive knowledge and expertise in the fields in which they practice, they ensure a professional but client-focused service tailored to the cases individual circumstances. Actively involved within the communities in which they are based, they support local and national charities and events which has resulted in them building successful working relationships and enviable client base.

Benefits
  • Competitive salary dependent on experience
  • Life insurance
  • Bonus scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Pension 
  • Income protection
  • Opportunities for career progression
Lawyer – Court of Protection

For further details of this Court of Protection Lawyer vacancy, please contact Vladimir quoting reference VY04000641.

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