Job Advert: Cygnet Law


This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and committed Solicitor to join our busy Mental Health and Community care department.

We are a well-established multi-disciplinary practice both in private and legal aid matters based in Redcar, Cleveland.

The successful candidate will become part of an established team and manage a busy and challenging caseload. Specifically relating to:-

– Mental Health Tribunals (and associated Mental Health work)
– Court of Protection matters (financial and welfare related)
– General community care queries

This will be a demanding and hands-on role and experience and willingness to undertake advocacy will be essential.

You must be a qualified Solicitor with at least 12 months solid experience in some or all of the above areas. Preferably you will be an accredited panel member. We require all staff to have excellent technical and client care skills. The successful candidate must be able to work both in a team and independently. We are seeking an organised, flexible professional with excellent interpersonal skills.

Our Mental Health and Community Care department is continually growing and provides an opportunity for a candidate who enjoys a high level of client contact and a diverse caseload.

Please provide your CV with a covering letter to
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