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Healthcare Inquests Solicitor

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dedicated and experienced Healthcare Inquests Solicitor to join an expanding Regulatory Healthcare Advisory team within a top 40 ranked law firm. This role offers the chance to work with a diverse range of clients, from NHS Trusts to private healthcare providers, on a broad spectrum of health-based regulatory matters and proceedings. The successful candidate will primarily manage a caseload of inquest files, with potential involvement in broader healthcare advisory work. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your career within a supportive and inclusive environment.

What sets this company apart:

This top 40 ranked law firm offers a supportive and inclusive environment where you can develop your career. They have a diverse client base and offer a broad range of expert advice on health-based regulatory matters and proceedings. Their commitment to their clients is reflected in their enviable client base which includes NHS Trusts and private healthcare providers. This is an exciting opportunity to join an expanding Regulatory Healthcare Advisory team within a firm that values its employees.

What you'll do:

As a Healthcare Inquests Solicitor, you will play an integral role within the Regulatory Healthcare Advisory team. Your primary responsibility will be managing a caseload of inquest files for our various clients, which include NHS trusts, care homes, and other organisations. You will attend Inquest hearings at court, perform advocacy at pre-inquest review hearings and inquests, and provide advice on a wide range of health and care-related matters. There may also be opportunities to engage in broader healthcare advisory work. This role requires commitment, empathy, and understanding as you navigate complex regulatory challenges.

What you bring:

  • Qualified solicitor with 3-7 years post qualification experience (PQE).
  • Proven advocacy experience with a willingness to further develop these skills.
  • Desirable Court of Protection experience.
  • Desirable mental health experience.
  • Desirable regulatory defence experience.
  • Ability to demonstrate healthcare experience is desirable.
  • Inquest experience is desirable.

For further information about this role or other Private Practice opportunities in the North-West, please contact me for a confidential discussion on Ciaran.ONeill@RobertWalters.com or call in the first instance on 07721019717.

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal

Focus: Personal Injury

Industry: Legal

Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per annum

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Manchester

Job Reference: 51026023/001

Date posted: 17 May 2024

Consultant: Ciaran O'Neill

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