Court of Protection Lawyer

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Law Firms

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  • Salary:

    £42000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive package

  • Contact:

    Chloe Matthews

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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A thriving national law firm in Birmingham are looking for a senior Court of Protection Lawyer.

The specialist Court of Protection team covers all aspects of COP work including management of financial affairs for individuals who lack mental capacity and delivering a professionally managed Deputyship service to clients.

The role will include leading on and supervising junior lawyers undertaking; applications for the appointments of Deputies, Statutory Will applications, administration and management of financial affairs for individuals lacking capacity, progression of cases, researching and preparing advice and working closely with clients, Counsel and experts.

Offering a competitive salary and excellent benefits, this role is open to Court of Protection lawyers with at least 8 years post qualification through to partner level candidates with a wealth of experience gained at an established firm noted for its Court of Protection expertise.

This thriving team are known for their professionalism in being able to effectively balance the emotive nature of their work, the needs of their clients and the specific requirements of the Court. Given the dynamic nature of the team and the firms lack of hierarchical structure, this is a great opportunity for a lawyer looking for partnership at a collaborative and friendly firm.

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

We specialise in the recruitment of lawyers across private practice and in-house in the Midlands region. For an initial conversation about this opportunity please get in touch.

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