Inquests Solicitor

Manchester Permanent £50,000 - £70,000 per year
  • Opportunity to join market leading firm
  • Competitive salary and package

About Our Client

Our client is a well-established national law firm. They have a fantastic reputation within the healthcare sector and are looking for an Inquests Solicitor to join their expanding Manchester team. They have an enviable client base, from NHS Trusts to private healthcare providers and cover inquests, Court of Protection applications, Mental Health Tribunals and other regulatory challenges; including advising on and defending prosecutions by Care Quality Commission and providing advice on a wide range of other health and care issues such as consent and confidentiality, capacity and best interests and discharge processes.

Job Description

As an Inquests solicitor your duties will include managing a caseload of inquest files for various NHS clients, care homes and other organisations, and possibly some of the broader healthcare advisory work. Duties will include:

  • Attend Inquest hearings at court, including travel.
  • Advocacy at pre-inquest review hearings and inquests
  • Advise on a broad range of health and care-related matters
  • Manage a caseload of inquests and court proceedings
  • Provide legal advice to clients on complex inquest matters
  • Prepare and present cases in court
  • Work effectively within a team of legal professionals
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of relevant laws and regulations
  • Communicate effectively with clients and colleagues
  • Ensure all work is completed to a high standard and within agreed timeframes
  • Contribute to business development and client relationship management

The Successful Applicant

A successful Inquests Solicitor should have between 3-7 PQE in Inquests work. Please note that the level of PQE identified in this advert is a guide only and does not preclude candidates with more or less PQE from applying.

What's on Offer

  • An estimated salary range of £50,000 - £70,000 GBP yearly
  • Hybrid working opportunities for a healthy work-life balance
  • An attractive bonus scheme
  • An inclusive, supportive company culture
  • Opportunities for professional development within the professional services industry
Contact
Jennifer Lees
Quote job ref
JN-052024-6413957
Phone number
+44 161 829 0469

Job summary

Job function
Legal
Subsector
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
Sector
Business Services
Location
Manchester
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Jennifer Lees
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0469
Job reference
JN-052024-6413957