Court of Protection/NQ Solicitor/CILEx/Paralegal

Location

Worthing

Description

Court of Protection/NQ Solicitor/CILEx/Paralegal

The Opportunity:

Bennett Griffin are recruiting for a technically competent team member to work within the Court of Protection team.  A newly qualified solicitor, CILEx or paralegal with experience of working with vulnerable clients.

The Department as a whole has a strong reputation in the local area for providing excellent client care and service.  This is your chance to be part of a highly successful and close knit team as well as part of a progressive, commercially successful but friendly firm.

Ideal Candidate:

Our ideal candidiate will have a good working knowledge of Court of Protection processes and procedures, ideally with experience of making applications in that Court and looking after the financial affairs of vulnerable people under Deputyship Orders.  As one of the few firms in the South East with a Panel Deputy, the workload is varied and interesting.

You will be able to advise clients on all aspects of Court of Protection matters, and have the ability to look after our clients’ financial affairs with integrity and sensitivity.

You will also have autonomy to deal with your own case load, but with the support of the other members of our experienced team.

The ideal candidate will need to be able to deal with clients and their families at vulnerable stages in their lives with sensitivity and compassion.

Experience:   1-3 years

Hours:            Full or Part Time considered

Salary:           Competitive plus benefits

Please send all CVs to Tania Clapham, Partner, at tac@bennett-griffin.co.uk