Court of Protection Solicitor (2-5 PQE)

Job Title: Court of Protection Solicitor (2-5 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
REF: 1318
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
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An international commercial law firm is looking for a Court of Protection Solicitor to join their healthcare team in Manchester city centre.  

In this role, you’ll undertake a range of Court of Protection, public law and general healthcare matters. In return, you’ll receive a fantastic benefits package and enjoy a flexible and supportive working environment.  

This is a wide-ranging and interesting role for a Court of Protection Solicitor looking to work along experts in their field, handle high-quality work and develop their career. 

Court of Protection Solicitor - Manchester 

The company & role 

  • An award-winning firm with offices across the UK, Europe and Asia 

  • Working as part of a national team, you’ll be entrusted with a caseload of Court of Protection, treatment and best interest cases 

  • You’ll also advise on case standards legislation and practice 

  • Most of the firm’s lawyers are working from home as a result of the pandemic; this has been extremely effective with virtual catch-up meetings and social events helping everyone to stay in touch 

  • The firm work with Stonewall and are committed to being an LGBT friendly employer 

  • They also work with the Social Mobility Foundation and The Black Solicitors Network and are members of Working Families 

  • Commutable from: Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Stockport, Warrington and High Peak 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Top of the market pay  

  • 25 days holiday plus the opportunity to buy and sell days 

  • Your birthday off 

  • Private medical insurance and health insurance 

  • Life assurance 

  • Travel season ticket loan 

  • Dress for the day 

  • Charity volunteering days 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Court of Protection Solicitor with 2-5 years’ PQE 

  • Will be familiar with issues relevant to organisations in the health and social care sector 

  • Will be able to work flexibly and proactively 

  • Will have excellent communication and client care skills 

  • Will be well-organised and have good attention to detail 

How to apply for this Court of Protection Solicitor 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 here at Realm and works exclusively within private client and court of protection recruitment. She works with law firms of all sizes 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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