Job title:
Mental Health Solicitor/ Fee Earner
Department:
Other
Salary:
Salary Negotiable
Location:
Blackburn
Term:
Permanent full-time

Overall Purpose of the Role

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a panel accredited fee earner to work in our Mental Health team.

AWH Solicitors is a successful and well established legal practice based in Manchester & Blackburn. We have been practicing mental health law for many years and have a large client base across the country.

Job context

We are looking to expand so that we can continue to assist those most in need and provide advice and representation in all aspects of Mental Health Law.

The mental health department at AWH Solicitors prides itself on excellence and is dynamic and driven with the emphasis on empowering people to make positive change.

Principal accountabilities

  • Getting the best results for clients, advising clients and taking instructions accurately
  • Liaising with the Mental Health Tribunal Office to set hearing dates
  • Conducting yourself in accordance with the Quality Manual following strictly the Equality and Diversity Policy

Job knowledge, Skills & Experience

The successful candidate must be a current member of the Law Society’s Mental Health Accreditation Scheme and will be required to undertake advocacy and all types of work in Mental Health Tribunals

  • Law Society’s Panel Membership
  • The necessary qualifications and experience to meet LAA requirements for Mental Health Supervisor;
  • Experience in advocacy work and caseload in mental health cases
  • Demonstrable commitment to teamwork and leadership potential
  • Commercial awareness
  • Track record of developing a case load and client care skills.

Why Choose AWH Solicitors

Our solicitors are highly experienced and have an abundance of experience in their field of law, ensuring you the best chance at a successful outcome of your case or claim.

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    Expert Services & Advice
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  • How to get Started
    How to get Started
    To get your case started with AWH Solicitors you can simply pick up the phone or request a call back from our friendly solicitors at a time that suits you.