Court of Protection Paralegal

Job Title: Court of Protection Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Industry:
Paralegal
Court of Protection
Salary: Circa £18000-£20000
REF: 360
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email: kelly.reid@realmrecruit.com
Job Published: Friday 12 Apr 2019
This vacancy is now closed
An outstanding opportunity for a Court of Protection Paralegal to join a market leading practice in the area of Court of Protection. After between one and two years or so as a paralegal, training contracts are available for those doing well in the paralegal role, with no further application process required.

Court of Protection Paralegal – Manchester

The company & role
  • Legal 500 listed Court of Protection team
  • Multi award winning including STEP Annual Private Client awards
  • Committed to rewarding hard work and providing opportunities to develop the expertise and careers of their team
  • You will be expected to support the specialist team of Court of Protection lawyers
  • Work will include handling professional deputyship work, including attending client meetings to take notes and to action matters arising
  • Preparing court of protection applications and litigation, research and drafting
  • Attending court with solicitors or counsel
  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire and Merseyside
 
The ideal candidate
  • Ideally a minimum of one year’s experience as a paralegal in Court of Protection, in an assisting role to a senior lawyer
  • Caring, friendly and professional approach – high standards of personal service to clients is essential
  • A Paralegal with at least one year’s experience in Multi-Track Personal Injury, Serious Injury, Clinical negligence or Child Abuse work will also be considered
 
Added extras
  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days’ holiday
  • Private healthcare
  • Life insurance
  • Contributory pension
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Attendance bonus
  • Firm-wide bonus scheme

The next step
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