Court of Protection Solicitor

JMC Legal
England, Surrey, Guildford
£35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
13 May 2022
10 Jun 2022
Tom Amer
Job Title
Practice Area
Private Client
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Widely considered to be the South-Easts leading legal provider, this L500, top 100 firm operates extensively from their 6+ offices throughout the region.

They are now looking to expand their tier 1 Court of Protection department in Guildford in line with exceptional recent successes.

This represents a great opportunity for a solicitor of 2-4 years PQE, with experience in court of protection matters seeking a new opportunity in Guildford, Surrey.

The firm:

This firm enjoys an exceptional reputation as the leading provider of legal services across the South East as they operate from their many tier 1 department across their 6+ offices throughout Hampshire, Surrey, Sussex, and London.

They are known to be commercially minded and are currently reaping the rewards of a recent merger between two well-known South East regional firms thus benefitting from a combination of both firm's legacies and strengths. As a result of their newfound financial firepower, they are able to draw clients from household name businesses as well as HNW/ UHNW individuals including Leading high street banks, international insurance companies, and well-known airline companies. In addition to this, they are also known to work with surrounding premier league/championship professional football teams.

They are widely considered to be the place to be for solicitors wishing to immerse themselves in a high-performing environment with this practice boasting 33 individually ranked lawyers across the chambers / L500 directories. They are known to regularly recruit and draw solicitors out of the city from London firms which is a testament to the reputation they have created, and the quality of work on offer.

What stands them apart is the open-door culture they have created where people can thrive and be the best version of themselves, they wish to be. There is a heavy emphasis on support and training from the top down which few firms of this size have successfully implemented, creating a nurturing culture to grow and develop a legal career. There is no sink or swim culture here.

The Role:

This is a great opportunity for a Solicitor of 2-4 years PQE, experienced in court of protection matters to join a highly respected team, at a L500 top 100 firm based in Guildford, Surrey.

You will join a growing and dynamic team, that deal with all aspects of court of protection work, including property matters and community care.

The team consists of 5+ fee earners including the head of department who is a legal 500 recommended lawyer who you would work closely alongside as you assist on a broad diet of complex cases.
On offer are clear pathways of progression making this a great opportunity for those looking to advance their career in a high-performing environment.


  • You will be a Solicitor 2-4 years PQE with experience of working in court of protection matters.
  • You will have an eye for detail, and be motivated to join a heavy-hitting practice.
  • You will be commercially minded and driven to succeed

On Offer:

  • The chance to work an exceptionally high level of work paired with supportive working cultures.
  • Great progression opportunities.
  • Competitive Salaries and hybrid working patterns.

This is a great opportunity for a Solicitor of 2-4 years PQE, experienced in court of protection matters to join a highly respected team based in Guildford.

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