Court of Protection Lawyer

Location
Reading
Salary
£40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
09 Feb 2021
Closes
24 Feb 2021
Ref
J61082
Contact
Emily.Flewitt Flewitt
Job Title
Solicitor
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Court of Protection Solicitor

Reading

An fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Court of protection solicitor to join a well established firm based in Reading.

The team work with high value deputyships and private trust work, preparing all types of applications to the COP including statutory Wills, assisting in the purchase of properties and adapting them for the needs of the client, controlling and monitoring clients' budgets, liaising with case managers, doctors, therapists, care teams, surveyors, architects, and other specialists, supervising tax affairs and accounts, liaising with IFA's, running trustee meetings and preparing trustee resolutions, drafting personal injury trusts, supervising more junior members of staff and proactive marketing to secure further work for the COP team.

Experience Required:

- Experience working within court of protection - minimum 2 years
- Strong academics
- Be able to work unsupervised
- Experience of a Clinical Negligence/catastrophic claims environment

Apply now for immediate consideration!