Capsticks Solicitors

We are recruiting for a Barrister role in our Inquests & Clinical Advisory team, 3 years + PQ


Capsticks is a leading provider of legal services to the health, social care and housing sectors, as well as in the field of professional discipline. The firm has a turnover of c£41m and over 420 staff - including 300 fee earners - across 5 offices nationally and acts for a wide range of long standing clients in both the public and private sector including all forms of NHS organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies, registered providers, insurers, defence organisations, independent healthcare providers, charities and GP practices.

Our market leading Clinical Advisory team advises on inquests, Court of Protection, health law queries, regulatory matters, public law issues, judicial reviews, mental health issues and clinical risk management. The team has acted in many of the leading inquest and inquiry cases across the UK.  The team is expanding and we are now looking to recruit a Solicitor of Barrister for our Leeds team. We are seeking people with advocacy experience preferably gained within a leading healthcare practice of solicitors or barristers, although we will consider experienced advocates without healthcare experience. We are particularly interested in candidates with health and social care advisory experience. As part of your role, you will manage an interesting case load of inquests and advisory matters, advising large public and private providers of health and social care. The Leeds team consists of 6 lawyers and this forms part of the wider national advisory team of 30+ specialist healthcare lawyers.

This is a great opportunity to join a driven and dynamic market leading firm so if you are ready for a new and exciting challenge then please apply by sending your covering letter and CV via the vacancies page on our website at www.capsticks.com or for more information about the role please contact Jo Cripps on 020 8780 4810 or email jo.cripps@capsticks.com

Capsticks is an equal opportunities employer.