Court of Protection Solicitor

Location
Kent, England
Salary
£45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted
22 Aug 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Ref
BB7644
Contact
Rebecca Barry
Sector/Practice Area
Private Client
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Permanent

Court of Protection Solicitor, Kent -3+ years' PQE - An outstanding opportunity to join one of the largest specialist Court of Protection teams in the UK. Call 020 7183 8586 for more information.

JOB TITLE: Court of Protection Solicitor

PQE REQUIRED: 3+ years' PQE

LOCATION: Kent (Commutable from, Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells, Sevenoaks, Maidstone)

SALARY: £Competitive Salary

THE ROLE:

You will be responsible for providing Court of Protection advice including across a full range of matters including deptutyships, contentious court of protection issues, trusts, expert witness responsiblities within the court of protection and complex legal issues relating to property, finances and welfare. In addition, you will be required to have a clear understanding of LPA work along with wills, trusts and tax issues.

THE CANDIDATE:

Applications are sought from Solicitors with c3+ years experience within private client and court of protection work. The successful Court of Protection Solicitor will have passion for court of protection work. You will also have good interpersonal and client relationship skills with the ability to manage and deliver client and practice expectations. With the ability to work under pressure and to deadlines, planning time and priorities, you will also have a caring and understanding attitude.

THE FIRM:

The firm have one of the largest specialist Court of Protection teams in the country, offering a unique combination of expertise and resources to deal with a range of work from planning ahead to complex care regimes for clients in their own home. Their clients include children with complex care needs, adults with learning disabilities or acquired brain injuries and elderly clients with dementia as well as their relatives and careers. This is an excellent opportunity for a talented Court of Protection Solicitor to join a friendly and supportive team.

PACKAGE: Competitive salary and beneifts package, in line with those on offer with a leading regional firm.

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact Rebecca Barry at eNL on 020 7183 8586 or out of hours on 07811 166383 for a confidential discussion or email rebecca.barry@enllegal.co.uk attaching your most up to date CV.

eNL is handling a number of Court of Protection vacancies throughout London and South East. If you are a Court of Protection Legal Assistant 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 http://www.enllegal.co.uk/candidate-registration.php 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 Legal Assistants who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).