Court of Protection Paralegal

Job Title: Court of Protection Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sheffield
Salary: £22,000 - £28,000
REF: 2716
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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One of the leading specialist practices outside London ranked top tier by The Legal 500 and Chambers are looking for a Court of Protection Paralegal to join their specialist team.  

You will be assisting the Private Client team on a range of interesting court of protection work whilst managing your own caseload and communicating directly with clients.  

This role can be largely home working, just attending the office as and when required rather than a set day a week. Or you can be in the office more if you prefer, making this the perfect opportunity for a private client paralegal looking to add more flexibility to their work life. 

Court of Protection Paralegal - Sheffield 

The company & role  

  • The firm have an excellent reputation, recognized by both The Legal 500 and Chambers, they specilise in the administration of complex and high value estates 

  • The firm have a down-to-earth, friendly culture and a deep-rooted history  

  • You will manage your own caseload of trusts, deputyships, and attorney matters whilst also dealing directly with clients day-to-day 

  • The firm are committed to continually training and developing their staff and strongly encourage career progression  

  • Commutable from  Sheffield, Leeds, Bradford, Rotherham, Manchester 

 Added extras and benefits  

  • Homeworking 

  • Competitive salary 

  • Medical insurance  

  • Employee assistance program  

  • Generous annual leave 

  • Active social calendar 

  • Wellness initiatives 

The ideal candidate  

  • A Private Client paralegal with fee-earning experience 

  • Will have an empathetic, personable, calm and caring nature   

  • Excellent client care and communication skills 

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 Reid at Realm Recruit. 

Kelly is a Principal Consultant and Private Client Team Lead at Realm. Working 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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