An outstanding opportunity has become available with one of the leading and most prominent firms in the North East. The specialist Mental Health Team is seeking an experienced mental health paralegal due to continued growth.
Mental Health Panel membership and experience in mental capacity law are desirable but not essential.
The team consists of six specialist mental health solicitors who are all accredited by the Law Society to represent patients in this highly specialised area of law.
Due to the size of the team, they are able to represent patients in Newcastle, Sunderland, Durham and Carlisle.
This market-leading team are able to visit those detained in hospital under Section 2 of the Mental Health Act 1983 within 24 hours of contact, and within 48 hours for those detained under Section 3. They cover the full spectrum of mental health work to include Appeals to Upper Tribunal, Capacity, Court of Protection, Deprivation of Liberty, Detention under the Mental Health Act, Hospital Manager' Hearings, Mental Health Tribunal and more.
If you are a mental health paralegal, looking for an exciting new opportunity in Newcastle, then please get in touch! Salary is competitive and dependant on experience.
This position is also open to both full time and part time applicants.
In order to take advantage of this opportunity of working in a friendly and professional environment, in a law firm with prospects, please contact Kay Singh for a confidential chat. 0113 254 9296.
For more information about this role and to apply, please contact Kay Singh at G2 Legal on 0113 254 9296 or forward an up to date copy of your CV.
PQE, years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for this role.