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Salary: Competitive

Job Title: Solicitor/Legal Executive Salary Range: £30k - £40k Overview of the company: We are recruiting for a well-known law firm seeking a highly motivated individual to join their team as a Solicitor/Legal Executive. The firm are committed to providing out clients with a expectational legal services and advice. Key Responsibilities: Assist on all aspects of professional deputyship matters from application to dealing with administration of the deputyship. Manage a caseload of professional and lay deputyship clients. Prepare and submit lay deputyship applications to the court of protection. prepare and submit professional deputyship applications, trustee application and interim/urgent applications to the court of protection. Provide advice regarding the court of protection to union clients via the free legal advice service. liaise with case managers, clients and their families. Conduct and manage all aspects of their caseload, including making appropriate decisions and using judgement. Work on other team members cases as required. Maintain a positive attitude and communicate confidently with clients and colleagues. Prioritize tasks effectively and demonstrate strong organizational skills. contribute to the team's success and foster a collaborative work environment.Required Skills & Qualifications: Admitted Solicitor or Legal Executive, or equivalent Good verbal and written communication skills good numerical and file management skills competent in the use of Microsoft word and Outlook At least 3 years' experience of conduct of deputyship files Ability to empathize with client, work in a team and maintain reliability and discretion.Desirable Skills & Qualifications: Knowledge of statutory duties relevant to Court of Protection and Deputyship files. Experience with Trauma-led Deputyship cases Experience working with electronic case management systems and trade unions Ability to provide a informal guidance to junior staff as required Understanding of the importance of developing and maintaining good client relations

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