The Coronavirus Act does not change the need to comply with the Mental Capacity Act (MCA) or the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) regime.
Anthony Collins Solicitors is a values led business, and one which is distinctive and passionate about meeting the needs of our clients. We have a significant presence in our chosen markets; our client areas include social housing, private legal services, local government and regeneration, faith, health and social care, children and young people, and not just for profit enterprise.
As trusted advisers to our clients, we establish, build and achieve solutions which empower people to look to the future with confidence, and know that their affairs are planned and they will be looked after; and that their loved ones and chosen causes can be supported in appropriate, protective and tax efficient ways.
We are seeking a Private Client Solicitor, we suggest 3-7 years PQE, who is seeking to secure a role completing a wide range of work, undertaking Estate and Tax Planning, Estate Administration, Powers of Attorney, the establishment and running of Trusts and preparation of Wills. The successful candidate will have previous experience of this type of work and will ideally be STEP qualified or working towards the qualification. This role is suited to someone looking to develop their technical skills, together with the passion to be involved in supporting others to further grow the success of the team. The post offers an exciting opportunity to work alongside regionally and nationally recognised practitioners, and of enhancing your career, whilst continuing to enjoy the professional challenge and sense of satisfaction you get from supporting our clients.
This is a great opportunity to join a supportive firm which values its staff and the contribution that you make.
Anthony Collins Solicitors is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
Head of the claimant clinical negligence and personal injury department.
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Last week, the Lord Chancellor approved the issue of the Pilot Practice Direction, which affects the Health, Education and Social Care Chamber of the First Tier Tribunal (mental health).
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One of the key issues taking up media time currently is that of payment of employees in self-isolation or isolation as requested by medical staff or employers.
These new changes will help to modernise the law governing divorce and remove the stigma surrounding divorce proceedings.
“Monitoring the Mental Health Act in 2018/19” published by the CQC, has found that although improvements have been made, healthcare services need to do more to comply with their human rights duties.