Mental Health Fee Earner

Recruiter
Harrison Sands
Location
Sheffield, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Sep 2019
Closes
28 Sep 2019
Ref
1261153332
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Harrison Sands are working with an extremely successful Law firm who are looking to recruit a Newly qualified individual for the role of a Mental Health Fee Earner based at their Sheffield office.

The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years experience of working within a similar role, the candidate will be educated to A level qualification and also hold a degree in Law.

The candidate MUST have an understanding of Mental Health Law along with experience of conducting a caseload .

The job holder will provide efficient and effective legal advice, assistance and representation for private and publicly funded clients maintaining the highest standards of professional expertise and client care at all times.

They can expect to run a caseload consisting of mental health law work.

The job holder will be expected to make every effort to obtain a speedy result for the client, to be accessible to their clients and to maintain regular and appropriate contact with them.

They will also be expected to deal effectively and considerately with people from different cultures and backgrounds.

My client aim to provide a holistic service and senior solicitors are encouraged to work together with other fee earners, support staff and with employees in other departments to ensure the best quality service. The job holder will be directly responsible to the Head of the Civil Department and to the Partners of the firm in general.

They will also be responsible to a supervisor nominated by the firm for their day to day performance in respect of their legal work.

Experience required:
  • Panel Membership
  • At least 3 years experience within a similar role
  • Experience of conducting a caseload
  • Have an understanding of Mental Health Law

My Client do fast track their staff, train and develop within the organisation and offer some Excellent benefits, please get in touch for more details this opportunity is too good to miss.

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