Court of Protection Paralegal, Manchester, Salary to £20K

Location
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
Salary
£18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted
06 Oct 2016
Closes
03 Nov 2016
Ref
CWJ271536
Contact
Claire Watt
Job Title
Paralegal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Chadwick Nott are currently recruiting for a Court of Protection Paralegal for a Legal 500 recognised Private Client team based in Manchester city centre. Salary will be dependent upon experience and will be to c£20K + a great benefits package.

The team offers a range of Private Client services and this particular role is to support 2 senior Court of Protection Solicitors whose work includes but is not limited to - Court of Protection Applications, Contentious Court of Protection work, Professional Deputyship and investigations in relation to financial abuse cases. The work will be extremely sensitive in nature and you must be able to demonstrate tact, empathy and diplomacy. You should appreciate the need to provide a high standard of personal service to all clients to the firm.

Applications are invited from Law graduates and ideally LPC graduates who have a minimum of 12 months prior experience working as a Paralegal in either Court of Protection, Personal Injury or Clinical Negligence. Ideally you will have previous experience of supporting Solicitors on high value and complex work. For the right candidate a training contract further down the line is a distinct possibility.

This is an excellent opportunity to enter into a very interesting and ever growing niche legal area where there are genuine progression opportunities available.

For further information or to make an application please contact Claire Watt 

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.