Court of Protection Paralegal

Job Title: Court of Protection Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Private Client
Salary: Circa £18,000-£30,000
REF: 443
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
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Job Published: Friday 7 Jun 2019
This vacancy is now closed

An exciting opportunity for a Court of Protection Paralegal, or a Private Client Paralegal looking to move into Court of Protection work, to continue to build their career within a leading team, within a national law firm, and receive a competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Court of Protection Paralegal – Manchester

The company & role

  • Highly regarded court of protection team
  • A national heavyweight with a reputation for being market leaders in personal legal services
  • The team handles a full range of Court of Protection services including deputyships, gifts, enduring and lasting powers of attorney and replacing deputyships with private trusts.
  • This is a busy and demanding role whereby your duties are diverse and no two days are the same
  • Your responsibilities will include research, preparation of legal documents, meeting monthly targets and assisting Case Handlers.
  • Commutable from Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire, Liverpool, Greater Manchester, South Manchester


The ideal candidate

  • Paralegal with court of protection or private client experience
  • Completion of law degree and/or LPC ideally, but not essential if you have relevant experience
  • Organised and have the ability to work quickly and accurately
  • Proactive and able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Able to produce high quality written work
  • Excellent client care

Added extras

  • Highly competitive pay (top of the market)
  • 25 days holiday, which increases with length of service
  • Pension
  • Critical illness cover
  • Death in service
  • Health cash plan
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Season ticket loan

The next step

To register your interest in this Court of Protection Paralegal vacancy, select the ‘APPLY’ option. Alternatively, contact Kelly at Realm Recruit.

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