Court of Protection Inquest Solicitor

G2 Legal
£50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits Package
14 Oct 2019
11 Nov 2019
Dante Friend
Sector/Practice Area
Human Rights, Immigration, Other
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
My client is a high profile firm in Nottingham with a national client base.
You will be an experienced Court of Protection inquest solicitor and advocate dealing on behalf of healthcare clients including NHS bodies, local authorities and independent health and social care providers.
You will manage a caseload of varied cases of advice and representation on health and social care advisory issues, including mental health, Court of Protection, mental capacity, deprivation of liberty, inquests, medical treatment decisions, welfare planning disputes, safeguarding, access and funding disputes. 
As a Court of Protection inquest solicitor, you will have excellent technical skills and a strong academic background.

You will have experience in advising on complex technical aspects of process and procedure and experience of inquests, in particular, relating to:
  • Court of Protection,
  • mental health,
  • mental capacity,
  • healthcare applications,
  • section 21 challenges,
  • adult safeguarding,
  • consent to medical treatment,
  • end of life care,
  • continuing healthcare,
  • access to funding,
  • direct payments,
  • immigration,
  • judicial review,
  • and human rights claims.
You will possess excellent interpersonal, organisational and advocacy skills – including inquests and Court of Protection hearings.
Business development and attending seminars and events will form part of this role.
Nottingham is a fantastic place to live and work. Applications from relocators will be considered, however, you should be able to demonstrate a commitment to live and work in the area.
As well as a highly competitive salary (which will be negotiable depending on experience), you can expect a range of perks and benefits second to none associated with the role.
Shortlisting now for this superb Court of Protection inquest advocate role in Nottingham.