Lawyer – Court of Protection

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Location
Nottingham
Salary
£35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
21 Oct 2019
Closes
18 Nov 2019
Ref
JB05793561
Contact
Jonathan Barber
Practice area
Mental health, Social care
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Multi-branch firm in Nottinghamshire requires a Court of Protection Lawyer on a full-time, permanent basis.

Managing your own caseload involving the full remit of Court of Protection matters, this is an excellent opportunity for a solicitor or legal executive to join a firm renowned for its expertise in mental capacity and welfare issues.

Responsibilities
  • Challenging deprivations of liberty authorised under the Mental Capacity Act
  • Working with public bodies such as the NHS and social services
  • Court of Protection disputes
  • Medical treatment and care decisions
  • Challenging the appointment of a deputy under a lasting power of attorney or an enduring power of attorney
  • Care costs contribution or NHS continuing healthcare
The Candidate
  • Solicitor with minimum of 2 years’ PQE in Court of Protection matters
  • Solid expertise in all aspects of mental capacity law is required
  • Taking a proactive approach, you will demonstrate excellent time management skills with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Skilled at working well within a team
  • An empathetic approach to the needs of clients, their family members and other concerned parties
The Firm

Renowned for its excellent level of client care and practice management, this firm is highly regarded within the legal community. The firm offers a range of legal services across both commercial and individual disciplines and excels in providing tailored and effective client care. Investing in its staff with the provision of a supportive work environment, the firm employs experts in their chosen fields. Owing to sustained success, the firm is now looking to recruit a Court of Protection Lawyer for its office in Nottingham.

Lawyer – Court of Protection

For further details of this Court of Protection Lawyer vacancy, please contact Jonathan on 01954 201 204 quoting reference JB05793561.

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