Court of Protection Locum

Recruiter
Location
England, West Midlands
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
06 Oct 2016
Closes
03 Nov 2016
Ref
LE1856
Contact
Louise Evans
Job Title
Lawyer
Practice Area
Private Client
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time

Court of Protection Locum - Locum Court of Protection Health & Welfare Practitioner required for maternity cover in the West Midlands for an extremely client focused practice. Interested to receive applications from Court of Protection Solicitors or Private Client solicitors with some Court of Protection experience


JOB TITLE: Court of Protection Locum
PQE REQUIRED: 4+
LOCATION: West Midlands (Commutable from: Warwickshire, Staffordshire and Shropshire)
SALARY: £40,000.00 - £60,000.00

THE ROLE:
The successful Court of Protection Locum will be responsible for working alongside the Official Solicitor, individuals and /or their families in managing an existing caseload of Court of Protection Health and Welfare files. The files will include, health and welfare disputes, representation at Court of Protection, deprivations of liberty & challenges to the same. The Court of Protection Solicitor could also have a background in Mental Health and any Private Client experience. There will also be an element of business development in the role in order to bring in new cases. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right Court of Protection Health and Welfare Solicitor and the client is flexible as to whether this is a fixed term contract or hourly rate assignment.

THE CANDIDATE:
You will need experience in preparation of cases and representation in the Court of Protection health and welfare jurisdiction. (Experience of public funding issues is desirable but not essential.) Experience in a Mental Health background and Private Client is also desirable.


In addition, if you know any Private Clietn Solicitors who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).