Court of Protection Paralegal for a leading legal 500 law firm based near Manchester city centre, close to transport links
This is a great career opportunity for someone who wants to be in a modern forward thinking firm which is growing.
A fantastic opportunity for a Court of Protection Paralegal to join a leading full-service law firm legal 500 firm in Manchester who offer the highest standard of client experience. Our clients experienced and approachable team works with families, professional advisers and local authorities providing practical advice and assistance on behalf of people who cannot manage their own finances, for reasons such as mental incapacity, mental illness or following a severe personal injury.
You will support and protect the needs of the individual on a wide range of issues including care arrangements and financial planning/management. The kind of assistance you provide may include making enquiries about clients' entitlement to benefits with benefits agencies, paying bills, managing their finances, speaking to financial advisors and financial institutions on behalf of the client, liaising with the clients' family members, and speaking to social services or the client's care providers.
- Ideally hold a law degree, LPC graduate or experienced paralegal with a keen interest in court of protection.
- You will be personable, approachable and with a genuine interest in caring for vulnerable adults and in court of protection as an area of law.
- Good numeracy skills and a competent knowledge of Microsoft Excel is important.
- You will also need strong written and oral communication skills, being able to adapt your style to communicate effectively with a wide range of professional and lay people.
Please apply to Liz at TSR Legal for a confidential discussion