Lawyer - Court of Protection

Recruiter
Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited
Location
Nottingham, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Oct 2019
Closes
22 Oct 2019
Ref
1273772150
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Multi-branch firm in Nottinghamshire requires a Court of Protection Lawyer on a full-time, permanent basis.

Managing your own caseload involving the full remit of Court of Protection matters, this is an excellent opportunity for a solicitor or legal executive to join a firm renowned for its expertise in mental capacity and welfare issues.

Responsibilities

Challenging deprivations of liberty authorised under the Mental Capacity Act
Working with public bodies such as the NHS and social services
Court of Protection disputes
Medical treatment and care decisions
Challenging the appointment of a deputy under a lasting power of attorney or an enduring power of attorney
Care costs contribution or NHS continuing healthcare
The Candidate

Solicitor with minimum of 2 years' PQE in Court of Protection matters
Solid expertise in all aspects of mental capacity law is required
Taking a proactive approach, you will demonstrate excellent time management skills with the ability to meet deadlines
Skilled at working well within a team
An empathetic approach to the needs of clients, their family members and other concerned parties
The Firm

Renowned for its excellent level of client care and practice management, this firm is highly regarded within the legal community. The firm offers a range of legal services across both commercial and individual disciplines and excels in providing tailored and effective client care. Investing in its staff with the provision of a supportive work environment, the firm employs experts in their chosen fields. Owing to sustained success, the firm is now looking to recruit a Court of Protection Lawyer for its office in Nottingham.

Lawyer - Court of Protection

For further details of this Court of Protection Lawyer vacancy, please contact Jonathan on (phone number removed) quoting reference JB(phone number removed).

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