Solicitor – Court of Protection

Location
Southampton
Salary
Excellent remuneration
Posted
24 Jun 2019
Closes
22 Jul 2019
Ref
C05214121
Contact
Charlotte Waters
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Leading firm seeks a talented Court of Protection Solicitor to join its busy office in Hampshire.

This is a rare opportunity for a self-driven Court of Protection Solicitor to join a multi-accredited practice located in the Southampton area. The successful candidate will undertake a complex and challenging caseload consisting of Court of Protection matters, whilst proving to be independent and eager to learn.

Responsibilities
• Deprivation of liberty
• Cases concerning health and welfare
• Statutory wills
• Advising on applications regarding medical treatment
• Court of Protection proceedings
• Assessments of mental capacity
• Lasting powers of attorney
• Deputyship applications
• Legal Aid applications
• Conducting own advocacy

The Candidate
• Newly qualified solicitors with up to two years’ PQE
• Good academics
• Technical proficiency in Court of Protection matters is essential
• Excellent client care skills
• Outstanding drafting skills coupled with attention to detail

The Firm
A Legal 200 practice with a network of offices across the UK, our client is a highly regarded firm with experienced and dedicated staff offering services to both business and individual clients. They pride themselves on providing expert advice and high-quality personal service, allowing them to achieve the best possible solutions. With particular strengths in areas including property and private client, they are well placed to enjoy continued success.

Benefits
• Competitive salary dependent on experience
• Generous holiday allowance
• Contributory pension scheme
• Childcare vouchers

Solicitor – Court of Protection

For further details of this Court of Protection Solicitor vacancy, please contact Charlotte on 01954 208061 quoting reference C05214121.

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