Court of Protection Paralegal

Employer
Realm Recruit
Location
Manchester
Salary
£20,000 - £25,000
Closing date
11 Mar 2021

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Practice area
Private client
PQE
1 year

Job Details

A leading Manchester law firm are looking for a Court of Protection Paralegal to join their specialist team. 

In this role, you’ll assist a Court of Protection Deputy who has recently joined the firm and provide support to the wider Court of Protection department. You’ll be exposed to interesting and complex work and have the chance to learn from more senior colleagues and to develop your skills. 

The firm are very flexible in their approach and having seen the majority of their team working successfully from home during the COVID-19 pandemic, will continue to offer home-working to their lawyers going forwards.  

This position would be perfect for a paralegal already working within Court of Protection, or a clinical negligence or private client paralegal who is familiar with Court of Protection matters and is interested in moving into this area.

Court of Protection Paralegal – Home-based The company & role 

    A regional serious injury firm with a national reputation 

    In this role, you’ll join a friendly and supportive team and provide assistance, both legal and administrative, to Court of Protection Deputies 

    You’ll also provide support to more senior Court of Protection fee-earners and solicitors in the administration of the financial affairs of clients  

    The team act on behalf of families of children with cerebral palsy, adults with severe brain injuries, adults with learning difficulties and elderly clients with dementia 

    The firm have been recognised by both Chambers and the Legal 500 and are featured in The Times Best Law Firms 2021 

    They support a number of national and local charities including Headway, The Spinal Injuries Association and the Child Brain Injury Trust 

    Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, Warrington, Lancashire and High Peak 

 Added extras and benefits 

    Top of the market pay and benefits package 

    Excellent career progression prospects 

    25 days’ holiday plus bank holidays 

    Pension scheme 

The ideal candidate 

    A Court of Protection Paralegal, Private Client or Clinical Negligence Paralegal with at least 12 months’ experience  

    Will have an empathetic, personable, calm and caring nature  

    Will have excellent client care and communication skills 

    Will be well-organised with very good attention to detail 

How to apply for this Court of Protection Paralegal role  If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above. Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Kelly on 03300 245 606 or email kelly.reid@realmrecruit.com.  

Kelly is a principal consultant here at Realm and works exclusively within private client and court of protection recruitment. She works with law firms of all sizes from private client boutiques to multi-service national firms. Kelly’s in-depth market knowledge and contacts enable her to match private client solicitors with the right firms and roles for them. 

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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only. 

Realm is committed to supporting disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. Applicants are invited to contact Realm to identify any additional support they might require to enable them to make an application. 

Company

At Realm Recruit, we believe in treating lawyers like people, not candidates. And we believe in treating law firms like valued partners, not just transactional customers.

Through our refreshing approach, underpinned by our five core values – to be refreshingly human, candid, niche, dynamic and consultative – we help to develop careers and sustainably grow law firms.

On a day-to-day basis, we work hard to deliver a personal and tailored recruitment service to the people we work with. We’re truly passionate about the people we work with and are committed to developing long-term mutually-beneficial relationships with both lawyers and law firms.

Each of our Consultants is ultra-specialist, working in a particular niche of the legal profession. We have specialists in all core legal practice areas. Their thorough understanding of the state of the market means that they are perfectly placed to advise those working in their specialist area.

Whether you’re a hiring manager looking for talented legal personnel or a lawyer looking for an exciting new challenge, we are ready to help you.

For an initial discussion regarding any of our vacancies or a discreet chat about your career, please get in touch with our friendly team on 03300 245 606 or email info@realmrecruit.com.

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