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Court of Protection Associate

  • GBP£60,000.00 - GBP£80,000.00
  • Oxfordshire
  • Permanent

With 10+ offices nationwide, this firm are a legal 500 ranked, top 50 practice operating across a plethora of tiered practices.

Recognised in the Sunday Times Top 100 companies to work for, they are able to boast an incredible staff retention rate. Working cultures here focus on encouragement and support in which at this firm you will be backed with high-quality training schemes whilst being mentored by leading partners.

Now looking for a Court of Protection solicitor of 2+ PQE to join their Oxford office, this represents a great opportunity for solicitor looking for a high standard of work, in a supportive, and highly rewarding environment.

The Firm:

This Legal 500, a top 50 national law firm, have a great reputation for delivering a high-quality service. Operating successfully across their 12 offices throughout the UK this firm provides a full legal service, and are now known to be a £100m + turnover firm.

Derived from their reputation of high class, they work with major international and UK corporations, FTSE/AIM companies, regional businesses, institutions, public bodies and high-net-worth individuals. Key clients include major UK supermarkets, national high street banks, Russell Group universities and multinational accountancies to name a few.

This firm aims both to attract and retain talented lawyers of high quality, often known to recruit from top 200 firms, as well as from firms within the city. A large part of this has been achieved by providing a highly enjoyable workplace, through supporting fairness and equality by encouraging a healthy work-life balance, whilst continually monitoring and improving benefits. With this in mind, it is perhaps unsurprising that this firm has been recognised in the Sunday Times top 100 Companies to work for, as well as being a silver standard accredited investor in people.

The Role:

This firm is seeking a Court of Protection Solicitor of 2+ years PQE, to Join as an associate in their Oxford office.

Managing your own busy and varied caseload, you will be dealing with a varied caseload including; assisting injured parties, elderly clients and those with special needs to manage their property & affairs where a deputy order is in place. The team also deals with court panel referrals, professional attorney ships and trusteeships for personal injury awards.

The work will include drafting applications to the Court of Protection, assisting with the purchase and adaption of properties, bank account and budgeting reviews, meetings with clients, liaising with the Court and the Office of the Public Guardian, preparation of annual reports, billing and file management.

This department is home to a member of the Public Guardians Panel of court-approved deputies, as well as some well-known solicitors in the private client market.

This is an exciting opportunity join an industry-leading team at a time where there is a real emphasis on growth.


  • You will be a Court of Protection Solicitor with at least 2 years of relevant PQE
  • You will be seeking growth and development both individually and as a team
  • You will have experience in a range of Court of Protection matters

What's on offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • A full and varied caseload of a range of Private Client matters
  • Opportunity for career development
  • Excellent benefits package

This is an exciting opportunity for a Court of Protection Solicitor to join a leading regional firm in Oxford.

Tom Amer Senior Recruitment Consultant- Thames Valley

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