Court of Protection Solicitor (Team Leader)

Job Title: Court of Protection Solicitor (Team Leader)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £45,000 - £58,000
REF: 1991
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
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In this Court of Protection Solicitor role, you’ll join a Legal 500 and Chambers recognised national law firm at their offices in Manchester city centre. 

You will handle your own caseload of property and financial affairs court of protection work which is referred from the personal injury and clinical negligence team, as well as external personal injury and clinical negligence teams. These are settled and litigated cases. 

The firm is committed to the development of its staff and has a fantastic team culture, so this is an excellent opportunity if you are looking to progress your career. What’s more, you’ll receive an excellent salary and a competitive benefits package. 

Court of Protection Solicitor (Team Leader) - Manchester 

The company & role  

  • A leading full-service law firm with offices nationally and are ranked in both UK Chambers and Partners and the Legal 500 as a top firm for Court of Protection 

  • The opportunity has arisen as the current team leader has been promoted to Director of Trust Corporation. There is the opportunity for the same progression route within this role. 

  • You will lead a team of 3 or 4 more junior team members. 

  • The firm are accredited by Investors in People and have been named as one of The Sunday Times’ Best Companies to Work For 

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

Added extras and benefits  

  • Yearly pay reviews 

  • Christmas closing 

  • Extra annual leave for birthdays 

  • Bonuses 

  • Socials 

  • Progression based on merit and not service 

The ideal candidate 

  • A technically strong Court of Protection Solicitor with 4+ PQE 

  • Will have a desire to lead a team 

  • Will be highly organised and have a keen eye for detail 

How to apply for this Court of Protection Solicitor (Team Leader) 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 at Realm and works 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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