11 months ago
Experienced Adults Lawyer to join one of the most diverse London Boroughs on a locum contract.
You will be one of a team of lawyers dealing with a range of Adult Social Care work including:
- Providing advice on and the conduct of cases involving adult social services issues including general advice to the client department in respect of their obligations under the Care Act 2014
- Advising on the Council's responsibilities to persons who have no recourse to public funds, dealing with matters arising under the Mental Capacity Act 2005
- Dealing with matters arising under the Mental Capacity Act 2005 including deprivation of liberty safeguards and conduct of Court of Protection cases
The role will also offer the opportunity to undertake advocacy at the Court of Protection and County Court. The successful candidate will ideally have Local Authority experience and able to deal with a variety of Adult Social Care matters.
This is an exciting time to join the well-resourced and Lexcel accredited legal team, so if you are an expereinced and highly motivated legal professional then please do get in touch!
We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for shortlisting. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Leah Edgar in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.
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