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27 February 2018

New Paralegal Joins Us

2018-02-27T09:33:47+00:00February 27th 2018|Latest News|

Further to us advertising a position for a paralegal, to assist our mental health and Court of Protection teams in December, we are pleased to confirm that the position has now been filled. Gabrielle Chapman commenced work at odonnells on 19th February, currently assisting in the Court of Protection team. Gabrielle completed the legal practice [...]

17 January 2018

VACANCY WITH ODONNELLS SOLICITORS, PRESTON FOR MENTAL HEALTH PANEL MEMBER

2018-04-19T15:36:45+01:00January 17th 2018|Latest News|

An opportunity has arisen for a MH Panel member to join our tribunal team. The successful candidate will understand the importance of providing a supportive and understanding experience for our clients, of being part of a team, will be an accredited member of the Law Society Mental Health panel and have:- a full driving licence [...]

18 December 2017

Job Advert

2018-04-19T15:36:45+01:00December 18th 2017|Latest News|

As our Mental Health and Court of Protection teams continue to expand, a position has arisen for a full time paralegal to assist both departments. The successful candidate will ideally have a law degree, and some experience of working in a solicitor’s office. Extensive training will be provided, at a pace to suit you and [...]

8 November 2017

New solicitor joins us

2018-04-19T15:36:45+01:00November 8th 2017|Latest News|

Further to us advertising positions in our mental health and court of protection teams, we are pleased to confirm that Gareth Miller joined the firm on 23rd October 2017. Gareth will be supporting both the mental health and court of protection teams. He qualified as a solicitor in 2008 and has previously worked as a [...]

7 September 2017

Qualified solicitor vacancies

2018-04-19T15:36:45+01:00September 7th 2017|Latest News|

Tribunal Team Vacancy Following the retirement of a partner, an opportunity has arisen for a qualified solicitor and MH Panel member to play a key role in our mental health tribunal team. The successful candidate will understand the importance of providing a supportive and understanding experience for our clients, and of being part of a [...]

11 August 2017

PA/Admin assistant

2017-08-11T14:29:30+01:00August 11th 2017|Latest News|

Further to us advertising a position for a PA/Admin assistant on 5th July, we are pleased to confirm that the position has been filled. We were inundated with applications and are grateful to all those people who took the time to submit their CV to us.

5 July 2017

Opportunity in our mental health tribunal team

2018-04-19T15:36:45+01:00July 5th 2017|Latest News|

A position has arisen for a PA/admin assistant to work full time in our busy mental health tribunal team. The job will involve supporting the lawyers in the department, by managing their diaries, typing up correspondence and documentation, dealing with telephone calls, and greeting clients who call into reception. Experience of working in a solicitors’ [...]

21 April 2017

Lexcel accreditation awarded again

2018-04-19T15:36:45+01:00April 21st 2017|Latest News|

We are delighted to confirm that we have been awarded Lexcel accreditation for a period of three years. This recognises our excellence in legal practice management and client care, following an audit conducted in February. We were commended for a number of areas of good practice which sets us apart from others in the field [...]

3 January 2017

John O’Donnell’s retirement as a director

2017-01-03T13:53:55+00:00January 3rd 2017|Latest News|

JOHN O’DONNELL RETIRES AS A DIRECTOR – BUT IT’S STILL “BUSINESS AS USUAL”. Many of you will already have heard of John’s retirement as a director of odonnells solicitors at the end of December 2016. We wish to reassure those who have come to rely on his expertise, that this does not mean that John has [...]

9 July 2016

Many congratulations to Philippa Curran on being named the LAPG Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year for mental health!

2016-07-09T08:12:35+01:00July 9th 2016|Latest News|

We are thrilled that our partner and head of Court of Protection was announced as the Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year in the mental health category on Thursday night. At an event hosted by the Legal Aid Practitioners Group, Philippa was presented with her award by Doreen Lawrence, Baroness Lawrence of Clarendon, OBE, and interviewed [...]