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Court of Protection Lawyers

Position type: Permanent

Location: Manchester

Sector: Private client

Salary: £22,000 - £40,000

Skills: court of protection

Job Type: Full Time

Position Description

A reputable firm based in Ashton under Lyne is currently recruiting for both Junior and Senior Court of Protection Lawyers. The firm is open to candidates with varying levels of experience, fostering an inclusive work environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Junior Level: Support on Court of Protection cases, gaining hands-on experience.
  • Senior Level: Independently manage a Court of Protection caseload, demonstrating proficiency and expertise.
  • Senior Level: Supervise and mentor junior members of the team, providing guidance and support.
  • Collaborate with the Team Leader in team development and contribute to marketing strategies.
  • Stay abreast of developments in Court of Protection law, ensuring advice provided is current and accurate.
  • Apply legal knowledge to navigate complex cases and provide tailored solutions.


  • Experience: Junior candidates should have prior experience supporting on Court of Protection cases. Senior candidates must have experience managing their own caseload.
  • Supervisory Skills: Senior candidates should either have prior supervisory experience or a willingness to take on supervisory responsibilities.
  • Team Collaboration: Ability to work collaboratively within the team and contribute to its development.


The firm offers a competitive salary along with a range of benefits designed to support the well-being and professional development of its employees. These include a generous contributory pension scheme, discretionary performance-related annual bonus, enhanced sick pay, and a non-contributory death in service scheme.

Professional Growth and Development:

This is an opportunity for Court of Protection Lawyers at different career stages to contribute to a dynamic legal team. Whether you are seeking to advance your skills or bring your supervisory experience to a supportive environment, this position in Ashton under Lyne offers avenues for professional growth and development.

To apply, please submit your details via the contact page, or contact Justine Stevens on LinkedIn

Job Benefits

The firm offers a competitive salary, range of benefits and career progression.

Job Requirements

Senior candidates will need proven experience of handling court of protection files. Ideally 2/3 years. Junior candidates will need to have had some experience with court of protection/private client files.

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