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NQ Court of Protection Solicitor

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20 Oct 2021

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A dynamic, multi-service law firm in South Manchester are looking to take on an NQ Court of Protection Solicitor. 

In this role, you’ll manage a mixed caseload of deputy administration cases on behalf of clients with complex needs and high-value litigation awards.  

You'll be able to work flexibly, will enjoy a healthy work-life balance and will benefit from the firm’s relaxed and down-to-earth working culture. There are also genuine progression prospects on offer. 

This is a great opportunity for a junior Court of Protection Solicitor looking to get their post-qualification career off to a fantastic start.   

  NQ Court of Protection Solicitor - South Manchester   The company & role  

A forward-thinking and ambitious firm, originally set up just over 10 years ago by partners who previously worked together at a leading, national law firm  

Reporting to the firm’s Directors and the Head of Department, you’ll handle a varied caseload of Court of Protection matters and work closely with clients who lack capacity together with their family members 

You will also be expected to work with the marketing department to promote the firm and attract additional business from new and existing clients 

The firm have a close-knit team and high levels of staff retention, as they support their employees to develop their careers 

The firm is based in one of Greater Manchester’s most popular market towns, with offices are close to local transport links 

You’ll split your time between working at home and in the office  

Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Altrincham, Sale, Hale, Timperley and Warrington  

Added extras and benefits  

Very competitive salary dependent on experience  


Flexible working (home working)  

Ongoing training and support  

Transparent career path  

Generous holiday allowance 

Healthcare cash plan 

The ideal candidate  

An NQ Court of Protection Solicitor or a Solicitor with up to 2 years PQE 

Will have experience of using a case management system and understand and be able to interpret Civil Procedure Rules as required 

Will be personable, with excellent client care skills  

Someone with an empathetic, calm and caring nature   

Will have excellent written and verbal communication skills 

  How to apply for this NQ Court of Protection Solicitor 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 is a Principal Consultant at Realm and works exclusively within private client, contentious probate and court of protection recruitment. She works with law firms of all sizes across the North West and Yorkshire, 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. 



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, collaborative, 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

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