Residential Conveyancing Legal Assistant

Job Description

Residential Conveyancing Legal Assistant

Portsmouth, Hampshire

Full time, in the office

Salary dependent on experience

Well established, multiple office law firm are seeking a full time and permanent Residential Conveyancing Assistant.

You will be providing assistance to the Fee Earners on a mixed caseload of property files including freehold and leasehold…

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Residential Conveyancing Legal Assistant

Portsmouth, Hampshire

Full time, in the office

Salary dependent on experience

Well established, multiple office law firm are seeking a full time and permanent Residential Conveyancing Assistant.

You will be providing assistance to the Fee Earners on a mixed caseload of property files including freehold and leasehold sales and purchases, shared equity/shared ownership, new homes and part exchange

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting fee earners with property matters
  • Opening Files
  • Dealing with ID/AML procedures and requirements
  • Working directly with clients to ensure a seamless service
  • Drafting contract packs and client care letters
  • Responding to Requisitions raised by the Land Registry
  • Ordering property searches
  • Send title documents to lenders and clients

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Legal Secretary/Assistant experience within a Residential Property department in a law firm
  • Strong and efficient secretarial and admin skills
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Fast, accurate typing ability, ideally using digital audio systems
  • Experience of using case management system desirable but not essential
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Very well organised
  • Friendly & professional attitude
  • IT literate – Microsoft Word / Excel / Outlook / Digital Audio software / Case Management

Job Description

Residential Conveyancing Legal Assistant

Portsmouth, Hampshire

Full time, in the office

Salary dependent on experience

Well established, multiple office law firm are seeking a full time and permanent Residential Conveyancing Assistant.

You will be providing assistance to the Fee Earners on a mixed caseload of property files including freehold and leasehold sales and purchases, shared equity/shared ownership, new homes and part exchange

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting fee earners with property matters
  • Opening Files
  • Dealing with ID/AML procedures and requirements
  • Working directly with clients to ensure a seamless service
  • Drafting contract packs and client care letters
  • Responding to Requisitions raised by the Land Registry
  • Ordering property searches
  • Send title documents to lenders and clients

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Legal Secretary/Assistant experience within a Residential Property department in a law firm
  • Strong and efficient secretarial and admin skills
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Fast, accurate typing ability, ideally using digital audio systems
  • Experience of using case management system desirable but not essential
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Very well organised
  • Friendly & professional attitude
  • IT literate – Microsoft Word / Excel / Outlook / Digital Audio software / Case Management

Job Summary

Location: Portsmouth
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Commercial
Date: 22nd November 2021

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Job Summary

Location: Portsmouth
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Commercial
22nd November 2021

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