Medical Law Solicitor

  • Job Reference: 69265
  • Date Posted: 30 August 2019
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Market
  • Sector: Clinical Negligence, Healthcare, Mental Health, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jon Cowdry
  • Email: jon@ll-j.com
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description

THE FIRM

A highly regarded multi office law firm.

THE ROLE

The firm's market leading medical law team provides advice and support to healthcare organisations, in particular NHS clients, in inquests, court of protection matters, challenges to treatment decisions, health and safety and general clinical practice.

A vacancy has arisen for a 5PQE + Solicitor to join the London team.

The role will involve advising clients on a range of healthcare issues, both contentious and non-contentious.

There will be a requirement to represent clients at inquests, and provide advice on mental capacity and mental health law; best interests and Court of Protection matters.

ABOUT YOU

The successful candidate will need the following skill set:

General healthcare law experience

Advocacy experience

Previous inquest experience

An understanding of mental health and mental capacity law, health and safety practice and Court of Protection matters

Previous experience managing and successfully building client relationships

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.