Residential Conveyancing Legal Assistant

Job Title: Residential Conveyancing Legal Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Widnes
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000
REF: 1622
Contact Name: Cameran Waite
Contact Email: cameran.waite@realmrecruit.com

A well-established multi-service practice in Cheshire are looking for a Residential Conveyancing Legal Assistant.

In this role, you’ll work directly with fee-earners and assist with a range of Residential Conveyancing matters.   

The firm has sustainably grown headcount over the last 12 months as a result of a number of acquisitions. They have further plans to grow across the North West, so this is an excellent time to join if you are looking to develop your career at a stable and ambitious law firm. 

 

Residential Conveyancing Legal Assistant – Cheshire  

The company & role    

  • An ambitious, training-centric, goal-driven firm part of a national group of solicitors

  • Their CQS accredited conveyancing team comprises legal assistants, post-completion assistants, trainee conveyancers, licensed conveyancers and residential solicitors.

  • They understand the hurdles of the current market and have implemented a number of solutions to reduce the strain on their staff, including locum cover to allow fee earners to take time away from the office and additional accounts staff to handle the recent increase in completions

  • The firm benefit from a central business development team and maintain and cultivate a residential client base, both locally and nationally

  • They have a meritocratic culture; a number of employees joined as junior support staff and have progressed to legal assistants, trainee conveyancers and licensed conveyancers

  • Commutable from Cheshire, Manchester and Liverpool    

Added extras and benefits    

  • Generous annual leave  

  • Progression opportunities  

  • Annual performance bonus scheme  

  • Modern office environment

  • Training opportunities  

  • The support and autonomy to achieve your career ambitions

The ideal candidate    

  • A Residential Conveyancing Legal Assistant with at least 6 months’ experience or a recent graduate with strong academics - 2.1 plus 

  • Will have good working knowledge of conveyancing, including both sales and purchases  

  • Will be personable and a good communicator  

  • Will have an excellent telephone manner and exceptional client care skills  

  • Someone with excellent organisation and time management skills    

How to apply for this Residential Conveyancing Legal Assistant role  

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above.   

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Cameran on 03300 245 606 or email cameran.waite@realmrecruit.com.  

Cameran is a Associate Consultant here at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of property lawyers. Working with property teams across the North West, Yorkshire and the Midlands, he recruits for a variety of property roles, ranging from commercial property solicitors to residential conveyancers. If you’re a property lawyer looking to take your next step, Cameran is ready to help you.  

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