Catastrophic Injury Solicitor (Court of Protection Team)

Job Title: Catastrophic Injury Solicitor (Court of Protection Team)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester
Court of Protection
Salary: Circa £40,000-£45,000
REF: 373
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: Tuesday 23 Apr 2019
This vacancy is now closed
This is an extraordinarily rare opportunity for an experienced Catastrophic Injury Solicitor to join a Court of Protection department within a L500 recognised private client team. You will work as a point of contact between the PI/Clinical Negligence and Court Of Protection teams across our client’s offices ensuring a smooth transition of cross-referral work.

Catastrophic Injury Solicitor (to join Court of Protection team) – Manchester

The company & role
  • Legal 500 Private Client team, encompassing a court of protection and a private client team;
  • Leading Legal 500 PI and Clinical Negligence team;
  • Over 90 years experience;
  • Personal services law firm covering Family, Employment, PI, Property and Private Client law;
  • Offices across England, Wales and Scotland;
  • They have a firm plan for 2019 in terms of their further growth and direction, and so now is an exciting time to join
  • The Court of Protection team covers all areas of work, working with elderly/vulnerable clients and those who’ve suffered serious injuries.
  • There will be travel between offices involved
  • You’ll act as the point of contact between the PI/Clinical Negligence and Court Of Protection teams ensuring a smooth transition of work
  • Commutable from Manchester, Warrington, Cheshire and Lancashire.
The ideal candidate
  • Catastrophic Injury Solicitor with 8PQE+
  • An understanding of, and a genuine interest in, court of protection work
  • Some managerial experience alongside fee earning would be an advantage
  • Personable and confident/articulate communicator
Added extras
  • Competitive pay
  • Excellent benefits package including pension, private health insurance, life assurance, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme etc.
  • Agile working, working from home

The next step
To register your interest in this Catastrophic Injury Solicitor (Court of Protection) vacancy in Manchester, select the ‘APPLY’ option. Alternatively, contact Kelly at Realm Recruit.
Know someone else who might be suitable for this role? If so, get in touch – we offer up to £500 in vouchers for successful referrals.