Court of Protection Solicitor

Location
Northamptonshire
Salary
excellent
Posted
03 Oct 2016
Closes
02 Nov 2016
Ref
CB2552
Contact
Cassie Bell
Practice Area
Private Client
Contract Type
Permanent

Court of Protection Solicitor, Northamptonshire - An exciting opportunity to manage your own caseload of court of protection matters including health and welfare matters.

JOB TITLE: Court of Protection Solicitor

PQE REQUIRED: 4+

LOCATION: Northamptonshire

SALARY: £Competitive

THE ROLE:

An exceptional opportunity to join a leading national law firm who are highly reputable for their court of protection work, offering their clients the highest quality legal advice and representation. You will be joining the court of protection team dealing with matters relating to health and welfare. The caseload will be complex and will require an experienced Court of Protection Solicitor to deal with matters relating to the Mental Capacity Act of 2005 and a working knowledge of community care law. In addition to matters relating to the Mental Capacity Act 2005 you will also be dealing with Statutory Wills, Trusts and Deputyships. You will also provide support to other fee-earners and paralegals within the team.

THE CANDIDATE:

You will be a specialist in court of protection welfare work, with a minimum of 4 years PQE, and able to offer professional and timely advice in this area of law. You will have an excellent understanding of developments in the law in relation to issues relating to the Mental Health Capacity Act 2005 and have some experience of supervising a team of fee earners. As the successful Court of Protection Solicitor you will have a good track record within this area of law and have a real passion for developing and training a team.

THE FIRM:

This fast growing practice is offering a competitive salary along with the chance to work within a very successful team.

Contact Details:

If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Cassie Bell at eNL on 0121 454 1004 or email cassie.bell@enllegal.co.uk. Or contact us via Linkedin https://www.linkedin.com/company/237102

eNL is handling a number of Court of Protection vacancies throughout the East of England. If you are a Court of Protection Solicitor looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to http://www.enllegal.co.uk/candidate-registration.php to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any Court of Protection Solicitor who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).