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Adult Care Lawyer

Job Description

Adult Care Lawyer

Job Description

Service Care Legal are currently working alongside a dynamic East London borough council which is seeking a highly motivated Adult Care Lawyer to join their team. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing legal advice and support in all aspects of adult social care law.

ROLE: Adult Care Lawyer

RATE: £60-£65

CONTRACT LENGTH: 3 months ongoing

LOCATION: East London - hybrid working

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide support to the Principal Adult Care Solicitor
  • Provide general advice on and the conduct of routine and moderately complex cases involving adult social services issues
  • The role will also offer the opportunity to undertake advocacy at the Court of Protection and County Court.
  • Represent the company in all adult social care related proceedings

Specific Qualifications and Experience

  • Qualified Solicitor, Barrister or Chartered Legal Executive with 2+ years of PQE in Adult Care law
  • Someone who has worked for an Adult Social Care legal team for a local authority
  • Be able to conduct your caseload with minimum supervision and will be accustomed to working at pace in a busy team


  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Weekly pay
  • Hybrid working

If this Adult Care Lawyer role sounds like an opportunity of interest for you or someone you know, please feel free to reach out to Hugh Barnes on 01772208969 , or email

We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.