Court of Protection Solicitor

Job Title: Court of Protection Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wigan
Salary: Dependent on Experience
REF: 2729
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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Are you a Court of Protection solicitor looking for... 

  • High quality work with a client care focus? 

  • The flexibility to work from home for the majority of the time?  

  • Excellent progression opportunities? 


A top 150 award-winning law firm with a fantastic reputation is looking to take on a Court of Protection solicitor with NQ-5 years PQE.  

You'll join a down-to-earth, friendly and supportive team, work closely with experienced colleagues to handle a varied and interesting court of protection caseload. 

The firm offer all of their employees a great deal of flexibility. While you’ll be based in the firm’s Wigan office, you’ll be able to decide how often you'd like to work from home and will only be required to commute to the office for meetings and other collaborative work.    

Court of Protection Solicitor - Greater Manchester  

The company & role  

  • A Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners recognised full-service firm with 6 offices across the UK  

  • The role will involve handling a broad range of Court of Protection work and will spend a lot of time working directly with clients, providing them with the necessacary support throughout the litigation process 

  • The firm invests heavily in training and development, so this is an excellent opportunity if you would like to progress your career. There have been several success stories where solicitors originally joined the firm as administration assistants  

  • They have a supportive and collegiate culture and understand the importance of having a healthy work-life balance  

  • The firm are accredited by Investors in People and have won and been shortlisted for a number of national awards  

  • Commutable from Manchester, Bolton, St Helens, Preston and Warrington  

Added extras and benefits   

  • Life assurance  

  • Total flexibility around working hours/ working from home  

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays  

  • Holiday sale and purchase scheme  

  • Sabbatical scheme  

  • Salary sacrifice pension scheme  

  • Active social calendar  

The ideal candidate  

  • A court of protection solicitor with NQ-5 Years PQE 

  • Will be used to handling a varied commercial property caseload  

  • A confident and articulate communicator  

  • A hard-working team player focused on getting the very best result for their clients  

How to apply for this Court of Protection Solicitor  

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 Reid at Realm Recruit. 

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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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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