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Court of Protection Partner

  • £90000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Reading, Berkshire
  • Permanent

This Top 200 firm is seeking to appoint a Senior Court of Protection Solicitor to join at the Partner level and work alongside their industry leading lawyers in Reading.

In light of the team's continued success and growth, the Thames Valley team is looking for a high-performing individual to join their ranks.

The firm:

This Top 200 firm has become well established as one of the most successful full-service regional firms and has been awarded the UK Regional Law Firm of the Year award multiple times.

They have a different culture compared to that of most similar sized practices; they have a much more relaxed, collaborative, and forward-thinking culture.
Staff value more in the way of work-life balance and flexibility. They invest heavily in their workforce and are very progressive; their learning and development program is widely respected in the legal sector and has been recognised by several industry awards.

The Role

The firm is seeking to hire a Court of Protection Partner into their Reading office.

This role would be ideal for a Senior Associate that would like a step up in responsibility or an existing Partner with a caseload of deputyships.
The team provides the comprehensive service required to set up and manage deputyships within the Court of Protection. They can act as professional deputies and assist with Court of Protection procedures where the deputy is a family member.

In the role you will be responsible for managing and coordinating Deputyships across the firm and taking on the bulk of existing Deputyship work as well as acting as a Trustee. Exemplary client care skills, and the necessary emotional intelligence, as well as the ability to build and develop strong relationships with a wide range of people are key.


  • You will be a Senior Court of Protection Lawyer or existing Partner with at least 7 years PQE
  • You will have a strong technical knowledge
  • You will have strong business development capabilities
  • You will have first-class communication and have an eye for detail
  • Experience of overseeing a team is desirable, however not essential


  • Salary is negotiable depending on your level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package

This is an exciting opportunity for a Court of Protection Partner to join this flourishing, Legal 500 ranked firm based in the centre of Reading.

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