Solicitor

  • Position: Solicitor
  • Industry: Other > Other
  • Location: Derby, Derbyshire

  • Job Type: Part Time, Permanent
  • Salary: £Attractive

Job Description

Solicitor
Derby/Remote, Part Time, Permanent
£30,000 Pro Rata

We have a fantastic new opportunity with our Derby based Client for a part time permanent Solicitor specialising within Property Litigation. This role is available on a remote basis for 15 hours a week.

THE ROLE

Your responsibilities as a Solicitor will include:

  • Managing litigation caseloads. Handling clients matters and requests and keeping clients updated from initial enquiry to completion of their matters
  • Drafting witness statements
  • Maintain client records and contact information
  • Liaise with and instruct experts and counsel where necessary
  • Dealing with quantity surveyors, associations, and housing providers such as City Councils

THE CANDIDATE

The ideal Solicitor will be able to demonstrate the following key skills and experience:

  • Degree in Law or relevant CILEx level and previous experience of working in a Court of Protection role
  • The successful candidate will work on the full range of contentious probate claims, including trustee disputes, will challenges and family provision
  • The ability to manage work on complex cases with relevant support for the level you are working at
  • You will possess excellent client service skills refined from experience within a similar environment
  • Having an empathetic nature and displaying a duty of care towards clients, especially those who maybe deemed vulnerable and distressed
  • Excellent time management, prompt, and clear communication internally and externally

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy and good luck with your application.

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