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Adult Care Lawyer

Job Description

Service Care Legal are currently recruiting on behalf of a London Borough Council who are seeking an Adult Care Lawyer to join their team on a locum contract basis. Please find below further details with regards to the Adult Care Lawyer opportunity.

ROLE: Adult Care Lawyer
RATE: £50.00 to £60.00 per hour
CONTRACT: 3 months ongoing

Please know that this position would be hybrid working (1 or 2 days in the office per week).

The Role of the Adult Care Lawyer

  • To manage and progress a complex caseload of matters in relation to Adult Social Care Law
  • Delivering advice in relation to Care Act 2014, Mental capacity Act 2005 and Mental Health Act 1983
  • To support more junior members of the team with legislative advice

The Person

  • A qualified Solicitor, Lawyer or Legal Executive with a minimum of 12 months PQE'
  • Previously managed a caseload in relation to Adult Social Care
  • Previous experience of public sector work as an Adult Care Lawyer would be advantageous


  • Flexible working (hybrid) with the option to be office based
  • Weekly payroll options

If you are interested in this position of a Senior Property Lawyer, please feel free to reach out to Lloyd Stanley on 01772 208969 or We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.