Senior Court of Protection Paralegal

Job Title: Senior Court of Protection Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000
REF: 1178
Contact Name: Realm Recruit
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A leading Yorkshire firm are looking to take on an experienced Court of Protection Paralegal. You’ll handle a range of Court of Protection matters involving deputyships and acting for attorneys and have the opportunity to help generate further work and promote the team. 

The firm are entirely focused on delivering the very best service to their clients, so it’s not all about targets and chargeable hours. What’s more, they have fostered a culture of trust and don’t micromanage, leaving their lawyers to get on with what they’re best at. 

You'll be able to choose how often you'd like to work at home or in the office, so this is the perfect position if you are looking for a job that allows you to fit your work around your other commitments. If you would like to reduce your hours, the firm are also open to considering part-time for this position. 

Senior Court of Protection Paralegal – West Yorkshire 

The company & role 

  • A down-to-earth multi-service firm recognised by both Chambers and the Legal 500 

  • You will handle an interesting Court of Protection caseload on behalf of individuals who have lost capacity following a birth injury or accident and have received personal injury or clinical negligence damages and those living with dementia and other illnesses 

  • The firm truly care about their staff and genuinely invested in helping them reach their full potential. They offer plenty of training and development opportunities and promote career progression 

  • Commutable from Leeds, Bradford, KeighleyWakefield and Harrogate

Added extras and benefits 

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

  • Competitive salary 

  • Pension 

  • Generous annual leave 

  • Part-time considered 

The ideal candidate 

  • Court of Protection Paralegal with 5+ years’ experience

  • Will be used to running their own caseload of professional deputyship work 

  • Someone with an empathetic, personable, calm and caring nature  

  • Will be well organised and be able to work well under pressure 

  • Will have excellent client care and communication skills 

How to apply for this Senior Court of Protection Paralegal 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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