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Senior Adults Lawyer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Consultant:

    Zanub Najmi

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Adults lawyer to join a local authority within Central London on a locum basis for an initial 3-6 months.

As a Senior Adults lawyer you will be handling a caseload of Adult social care matters such as:

  • Court of Protection
  • Deprivation of liberty
  • Mental health
  • Threats to judicial review
  • No recourse to public funds
  • Community care
  • Ordinary residence disputes
  • Conducting Advocacy within courts

Senior Adults lawyers with local authority experience are encouraged to apply for this role. Our client is happy to consider candidates from a private practice background, however those with public sector experience are highly desirable.

The successful candidate will be able to handle complex cases, be competent, self-motivated, a good team player, have excellent organisational and time management skills.

In return, this local authority can offer benefits such as:

  • A competitive salary, benchmarked against other councils and reviewed regularly
  • Great transport links from central London
  • Friendly and supportive team
  • 1 day working from home arrangement

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for short listing. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Zanub Najmi in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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