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Solicitor - Residential Property

  • Job
    Full-time
    Mid Level
  • Real Estate & Property
  • Bath
  • Quick Apply
    15hrs left

Requirements

  • Experienced Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive, with extensive experience of running caseload.
  • Solid knowledge of conveyancing processes, property law, and relevant legislation.
  • Must be comfortable to work autonomously and possess initiative.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and maintain client relationships.
  • Detail-oriented with excellent organisational and time management skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience in supervising and effective delegation.
  • Proven track record of managing a high-volume caseload efficiently.
  • IT proficiency, including experience with case management systems and legal research tools.
  • Previous experience working with case management systems is desirable, but further training will be provided.
  • A knowledge of conveyancing processes and previous experience in a conveyancing or a similar role.
  • Previous experience handling own caseload from exchange of contracts to completion.
  • Desirable:
  • Proven track record in marketing and business development.
  • A following (though desirable) is not essential.

Responsibilities

  • Manage a varied caseload of residential property matters, including sales, purchases, transfers of equity, and lease extensions.
  • Provide expert legal advice to clients on property transactions.
  • Conduct legal research and stay updated on changes in property law.
  • Draft and review legal documents, contracts, and agreements related to residential property transactions.
  • Liaise with clients, estate agents, mortgage lenders, and other third parties to facilitate smooth property transactions.
  • Handle negotiations and resolve any legal issues that may arise during the conveyancing process.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant laws, regulations, and professional standards.
  • Communicate promptly and effectively both internally and externally.
  • Maintain continuing professional development and further knowledge within the field of law.
  • Carry out work to the highest possible standard, following the firm's standards, procedures, and core values
  • Attend and be involved in marketing and business development events and activities.
  • Supervise and delegate accordingly.

Law
Industry
201-500
Employees

Mission & Purpose

We have built a name for excellence with our commercial, private and public sector clients. Our industry focus, including our leading reputation in the charity and education sectors, enables us to provide tailored advice specific to your needs. Because technical ability alone is not enough, we will seek to build exceptional working relationships with you. By doing so, we will develop a deep understanding of your issues to create better commercial outcomes. We offer specialist legal advice delivered in a positive and personable manner.