Private Client – Care Capacity & Court of Protection




Private Client - Care Capacity & Court of Protection

We are recruiting for an experienced solicitor or CILEx (5yrs+ PQE) to support the growth of our Private Client Department. 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 also friendly firm.

The role is a full time senior role within our team specialising in Care Capacity and Court of Protection matters.

Our ideal candidate will have an excellent working knowledge of Court of Protection processes and procedures, with experience of making applications in that Court of Protection. 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 deal with your own case load, but with the support and assistance of the other members of our team.

The ideal candidate will therefore need to be able to deal with clients at vulnerable stages in their lives with sensitivity and compassion as well as managing the expectations of family members.

In addition, the ideal candidate will have a working knowledge of all areas of Private Client law and practice.

The Private Client Department consists of three teams; Care, Capacity and Court of Protection Team; Wills and LPA team, and Estate Administration team.

The successful candidate will be part of the Care Capacity and Court of Protection team within the Private Client Department.

The Department as a whole has a strong reputation in the local area for providing excellent client care and service.

Please send your CV to Almut Wardle, Partnership Assistant: