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Court of Protection Senior Associate

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  • Work from home four days per week
  • Attractive bonus scheme – up to 14%
  • Progress to partner quickly
  • Be part of a leading and growing national boutique

A national specialist clinical negligence boutique is looking for a Court of Protection Solicitor with four years PQE and some private client experience to join their team.

You’ll be able to work flexibly and from home four days per week. When you are in the office, you’ll enjoy a high-spec environment with all the mod cons you would expect in a national city centre law office.

If progression is important to you, you’ll be supported in your development and there is a clear and imminent route to partnership available for the right person.

The firm offer highly competitive pay and bonuses, with team members achieving an additional bonus of up to 14% based on performance. This is helpfully paid out in instalments throughout the year to give team members an extra helping hand for Christmas and their summer holidays.

You’ll also enjoy a very generous holiday allowance and a fantastic benefits package including life assurance, medicash and enhanced sick and maternity leave.

This is a very exciting time to join as the firm has made several recent acquisitions and plans to double in size over the next two years.

In this role, you’ll provide Deputyship and Trustee support to clients who have personal injury or clinical negligence claims, which involve the management of substantial compensation awards. You will be running your own small caseload of Deputyship and Trustee matters, both pre- and post- settlement.

You’ll also supervise and provide technical support to a growing team of Court of Protection lawyers.

Don’t miss your chance to join one of the North’s largest and best-known clinical negligence law firms in this unique role, during an extremely exciting period of growth and business confidence.

How to apply for this role

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’.

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Bill Szajna Hopgood at Realm Recruit.

Bill is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of private client, Court of Protection and contentious probate lawyers. Working with departments across Yorkshire, he recruits for private client roles at all levels, from paralegal to partner. If you’re a private client solicitor looking to make a move, Bill can help you find the right role.

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Key details


£60,000 - £65,000


  • West Yorkshire

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area

Court of Protection

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Bill Szajna-Hopgood

Consultant for this role

Specialist for private client, Court of Protection and contentious probate lawyers in Yorkshire.

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