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Court of Protection Solicitor

£55000 - £80000 per annum Excellent benefits
City South West London London City of London

Managing this Role


Aidan Smith

Recruitment Consultant - London
0203 865 2113

This friendly, Top Tiered Legal 500 firm are able to offer a springboard for career progression, giving you the opportunity to learn, develop and grow alongside one of the firm's leading and very well-respected Partners.
They are looking for a Court of Protection Solicitor 2-4 years PQE to join the team, help build the department during this time of exciting time of growth.
This is an exceptional opportunity to join this well-established firm with a rich heritage and a high-profile clientele. You will be based out of their London Bridge office but with great Hybrid working opportunities.
The Firm
This company has a rich heritage and has been established for over 100 years. They pride themselves on delivering a top level of client service. It is a truly multi-service firm which is continuously evolving. Most of the work they receive is from referrals which demonstrates their reputation in the market.
There is a wealth of experience amongst the solicitors who work there, meaning they punch above their weight, dealing with the highest quality.
They have a reputation of nurturing and developing legal talent; nothing demonstrates this more than the fact they have many "homegrown" partners.
This firm has a culture that stands them apart from all their competitors. It has the perfect balance between being professional and having a friendly, family feel. They value a work-life balance, and many of the staff have been there for years, and this is clearly demonstrated through their high staff retention.
You will find a strong leadership team; there is an open-door policy where everyone has a voice. It's this truly collaborative culture that has been pivotal to the firm's success and top reputation.
The firm is very flexible and offers great hybrid working opportunities - 2 days a week in the office.
The Role
They are seeking to hire a Court of Protection Solicitor 2-4 years PQE to join their highly tiered Legal 500 Court of Protection department based in Central London.
They assist in making decisions about the health and welfare of their clients including Mental Capacity, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards, Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults, Judicial Reviews, LPAs, carer's rights and issues relating to the Care Act 2014. Work includes; appointing/removing a deputy, arranging powers of attorney, gifts, managing assetss under a deputyship, care decisions, removing lasting powers of attorney, special educational needs.
There will be good variation to the role which will give you an interesting, diverse caseload based around the Health and Welfare of Court of Protection individuals.
The Court of Protection team work very closely with the PI team which is also ranked highly within the Legal 500.

  • You will be a Court of Protection Solicitor 2-4 years PQE
  • You will possess a passion for working within Court of Protection
  • You will have excellent communication skills
  • You will be an ambitious individual who wants to progress in their career
  • You must be someone who is a self-starter.
  • You will have a strong collaborative approach to working
  • A meticulous eye for detail is essential

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.