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Court of Protection Paralegal

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This is an exciting opportunity for Court of Protection Paralegal to join a national multi-service firm.

In this role, you will work as part of a successful Private Client team, supporting the solicitors in the team and managing your own caseload with supervision. You will also benefit from the firm’s continuous training and development programme.

While this position is based at the firm’s Manchester office, the firm offers flexible working and working from home availability for the majority of the week.

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual with Court of Protection experience who is looking to further develop their legal career, working alongside industry leaders.

Court of Protection Paralegal – Manchester 
The company & role  

  • An award-winning consumer law firm with offices across the UK and a strong brand identity
  • The role will involve assisting the Solicitors in the team and handling your own caseload of Court of Protection work under supervision
  • The firm are committed to helping their employees reach their full potential and offer a host of training and development opportunities
  • The firm have a complete agile working structure and an exceptional culture
  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, Merseyside, Yorkshire, Midlands

 Added extras and benefits 

  • 25 days holiday + Bank holidays plus the option to purchase an extra 5 days
  • Life assurance
  • Private medical insurance
  • Largely remote working
  • health cash plan

The ideal candidate 

  • A Court of Protection Paralegal
  • Ability to understand a wide range of clients and have empathy with vulnerable clients
  • The ability to effectively communicate with a variety of people both verbally as well as in writing is also integral to this role as are strong IT skills
  • Able to multitask and ensure that time recording, and billing targets are met.

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 on 03300 245 606 or email

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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Key details


£25,000 - £30,000


  • Greater Manchester

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area

Court of Protection, Private Client

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Specialist for private client, Court of Protection and contentious probate in the North West.

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