NQ Court of Protection (re-train) Solicitor

Job Title: NQ Court of Protection (re-train) Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire
Industry:
Solicitor
Personal Injury
Salary: £36,500
REF: 103
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email: kelly.reid@realmrecruit.com
Job Published: Thursday 10 May 2018
This is a unique opportunity to retrain into Court of Protection for someone with a demonstrable interest in this area of law and a passion for assisting vulnerable people. You will join a highly regarded, busy Court of Protection team and will receive full training and support.
 

NQ Court of Protection (re-train) Solicitor - Leeds
 

The company
  • A national heavyweight with a reputation for being market leaders across private client facing practice areas. You will join a national team that boasts a plethora of well-known and highly respected partners, and become part of one of West Yorkshire’s most revered private client teams, specialising in Court of Protection.
  • This national firm has a longstanding commitment to personal legal services and is a market leader in a number of private client facing practice areas. They pride themselves on having fostered a fantastic working environment in all of their UK offices. You will support the continued growth of the team.
  • You will join a very well regarded, specialist Court of Protection team that prides itself on empowering clients. You will be involved in dealing with deputyship applications, wills, LPAs, benefits matters, and property issues. You will also benefit from the firm’s commitment to developing its staff, as well as the fantastic team culture that has been fostered there over the years.
  • Commutable from: Bradford, Harrogate, Leeds, Keighley, York, Huddersfield, Wakefield, Dewsbury
 
The ideal candidate
  • NQ Solicitor
  • A background in a closely aligned area of law, such as clinical negligence or catastrophic personal injury, is very much preferred, albeit anyone who can demonstrate the requisite understanding of issues surrounding capacity and the handling of vulnerable clients will be considered
  • A good academic record
  • Able to demonstrate a genuine interest in Court of Protection work
  • Excellent communication skills and client care
  • Empathetic
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
 
The next step
To register your interest in this NQ Court of Protection Solicitor vacancy, select the ‘APPLY NOW’ option. Alternatively email Kelly at Realm Recruit.
 
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