Court of Protection & Community Care Associate

Recruiter
JMC Legal
Location
England, London, East London
Salary
£40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Working environment
Posted
23 May 2022
Closes
20 Jun 2022
Ref
BBBH36571
Contact
Reece Mitten
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Private Client
PQE Level
2-4
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This Legal 500 practice offers career progression, the opportunity to learn, develop and grow alongside one of the firm's leading, very well respected Managing Partners.

They now seek a Court of Protection (COP) solicitor with 2+ PQE to join its flourishing department.

The Firm:

Based in Whitechapel, this firm is well-established with an excellent heritage and has the clientele to match. They have built a reputation for delivering first-class service to all of their clients.

It is a genuinely multi-service firm that shows no sign of slowing down; they actually have ambitious growth planned over the next 18 months, making now an exciting time to join an already thriving organisation.

Culturally, this practice has a history of developing legal talents from NQ's to "homegrown" Partners. This is part of the culture that sets them apart from traditional firms, and they have the perfect balance between being professional and having a family, friendly feel.

There is a strong open-door policy where everyone has a voice.

The Role:

This Legal 500 firm seeks a Court of Protection Solicitor 2+ to join a highly-established COP department.

This is a unique role where the department represents protected parties and family members in complex health and welfare proceedings before the Court of Protection and the High Court. They assist in making decisions about their clients' health and welfare, including Mental Capacity, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards, Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults, Judicial Reviews, LPAs, carer's rights, and issues relating to the Care Act 2014.

The team comprises of the Managing Partner, two solicitors and some support staff. There is currently a large amount of work in house, so they are looking for someone who can work with minimal supervision to a high level of quality and be keen to progress your career within the team.

Requirements:

  • You will be a Court of Protection Solicitor 2+ years PQE
  • You will possess a passion for working within Court of Protection
  • You will have excellent communication skills
  • You will be an ambitious individual who wants to progress in their career
  • You must be someone who is a self-starter.
  • You will have a strong collaborative approach to working
  • A meticulous eye for detail is essential

Apply now for immediate consideration.