Court of Protection Solicitor

£35000 - £45000 per annum
25 Sep 2019
23 Oct 2019
Gemma Jones
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Court of Protection Solicitor, Berkshire, 0-3 PQE – A unique opportunity for a junior Solicitor to specialise in elderly client and Court of Protection work. Call us now on 020 7183 8586.

JOB TITLE: Court of Protection Solicitor
PQE REQUIRED: NQ up to 3 years
LOCATION: Berkshire
SALARY: £35-45,000 DOE

This leading practice is looking to hire a Solicitor to join their top tier probate, tax & trusts team with a focus on elderly client and (non-contentious) Court of Protection work. The team specialises in providing Court of Protection deputyship support for their clients who are mainly elderly. They also manage the affairs for a number of individuals under registered EPAs and LPAs. This role will involve working closely with a senior Partner, managing a predominantly non-contentious caseload which will include (but will not be limited to: all aspects of the preparation and submission of non-contentious COP applications; drafting statutory will and codicil applications; providing advice on care fee planning (including advice on options for funding and instigating FNCC assessments, where appropriate); providing advice on any DWP benefits which may be applicable.

The successful Court of Protection Solicitor will ideally have some experience of providing advice on safeguarding issues and the DOLS regime as well as being able to demonstrate at least a 2.1 degree. And an enthusiasm for this area of law.

You will be joining a leading practice that offers a supportive and encouraging working environment in which you can truly flourish.

A competitive salary and benefits package is offered dependent upon experience.

If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Gemma Jones at eNL on 020 7183 8586 or email or contact us via LinkedIn

eNL is handling a number of Court of Protection Solicitor vacancies throughout the London and South East region. If you are a Court of Protection Solicitor looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

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

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