Court of Protection Solicitor

Job Title: Court of Protection Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £34,000 - £37,000
REF: 1699
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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One of the country’s most well-renowned Court of Protection and Private Client specialists are looking for a Court of Protection Solicitor with NQ-2 years’ PQE to join their growing team.   

In this role, you will be working with and supporting a Director who specialises in investigative/contested Court of Protection work, in addition to finance and property deputyship work at the higher complexity/value level. 

The firm are very flexible in their approach and having seen the majority of their team working successfully from home during the COVID-19 pandemic, will continue to offer home-working to their lawyers going forwards.   

This role also comes with a competitive benefits package and excellent progression prospects. 

Court of Protection Solicitor – Manchester  

The company & role  

  • A leading specialist Court of Protection and Private Client firm in Manchester city centre  

  • The firm have won numerous accolades and were recently named Private Client team of the Year at the Manchester Legal Awards  

  • The firm pride themselves on internal development that they offer to the team, looking to support them running their own caseloads and ultimtaley becoming decision-makers as Directors of the Trust Corporation. 

  • The team undertake a significant amount of contested, high-value work including cases with jurisdictional issues and financial abuse investigation work  

  • As a result of the firm’s fantastic internal training programme, you will have excellent opportunities for learning and development  

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

 Added extras and benefits  

  • Flexible working (a mixture of office and home working)  

  • 25 days holiday  

  • Subsidised gym membership  

  • Contributory pension scheme  

  • Attendance bonus scheme  

  • Private healthcare  

  • Annual bonus  

  • Life insurance at 3x salary  

The ideal candidate  

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

  • If NQ, must have done a seat, or ideally an extended seat in Court of Protection  

  • Will have an empathetic, personable, calm and caring nature   

  • Will have excellent client care and communication skills  

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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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only.  

Realm is committed to supporting disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. Applicants are invited to contact Realm to identify any additional support they might require to enable them to make an application. 


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