Opportunities

If you are looking for a new position with a law firm or Solicitors’ or Conveyancing Practice, we have made it remarkably simple.

Shown below are listed a number of opportunities that have been registered with us.

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Adverts

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Wanted in Hatfield – an Office Manager and a ParaLegal

We are currently seeking a Paralegal to join K&K Solicitors on a 12-month fixed-term contract. General experience in conveyancing is highly essential for this position.

Key responsibilities for the role include:

  • Proof reading/amending/drafting documents;
  • General legal and commercial research;
  • Liaising with clients;
  • Assisting with other ad-hoc legal and non-legal tasks as requested by fee-earners in the firm including photocopying, copy checking, boxing and archiving;
  • Preparing and interpreting legal documents for review, approval, and use by lawyers;
  • Organising and preparing legal files;
  • Conducting legal research and analysis using various law sources;
  • Preparing written reports and correspondence;
  • Checking legal forms and documents for accuracy;
  • Must be able to work independently and manage a large case load;
  • Any other duties assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Candidates will have strong academics, however extenuating circumstances will be considered.
  • Previous experience of working in a similar role in conveyancing is essential.
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritise multiple projects and successfully deal with a large case load.
  • Experience dealing with multiple parties in a professional environment.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.

Those who excel in this position, and are seeking a training contract, may be considered during their time at the firm.

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Experience as a practice manager in a law firm is essential.  

Key Tasks

  1. General practice manager, including regulation and compliance.
  2. Business development.
  3. Active recruitment and management of consultant solicitors.
  4. COFA and COLP duties as and when assigned.

 Finance and accounts

  • Finance administration and reporting, including billing, cash flow, credit control, banking, P&L and annual accounts.
  • Monthly payroll and employee tax payments.
  • Setting financial targets, forecasts, budgets and KPIs.
  • Tax, VAT and Solicitors’ Accounts Rules compliance duties.

HR and recruitment

  • Staff recruitment at every stage – from sourcing talent to CV selection and signing contracts.
  • HR management, including processes and employee development. 

Marketing and business development

  • Setting marketing plans and strategy.
  • Client communications, from newsletters to PR and events.
  • Website and social media management.

Operations, administration and facilities management

  • Streamlining processes and systems to ensure best practice, efficiency and profitability in accordance with the relevant regulations and compliance set by the SRA.
  • Supplier management and contract negotiation, covering everything from stationery to accounting services.
  • Building and facilities management, including property checks, insurance, security and health and safety compliance.
  • General admin, from filing to phone duty.
  • Allocating workflow, resolving issues, ensuring quality and service delivery.
  • Dealing with issues raised by staff in the day to day running of the Practice.
For either position, contact Kuran Phull – kiran.phull@kandksolicitors.co.uk 

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Wanted – Solicitors as Non Executive Directors

If you are interested in becoming a Non-Executive Director, take a look at www.NEDexchange.co.uk

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Practices and self employed fee earners wanted

We are delighted to have been retained by an expanding solicitors’ practice with offices in West London and Elstree, Hertfordshire. This firm is in expansion mode with the latest technology allowing remote working and digital matter management. Alongside looking to acquire practices, the firm is interested in talking to self-employed fee earners who might be looking for a new challenge to help take the practice to the next level. They are prepared to offer an attractive package which could include a fee sharing arrangement, profit share and equity.

Contact Neil Maurice on +44 203 841 7470

or email recruitment@patronlaw.co.uk

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Conveyancing Solicitor wanted in Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire firm seeks conveyancing solicitor with experience to take over existing case load of residential conveyancing, with some commercial lease work.
Would suit someone who is ready to take responsibility for their working arrangements, and who enjoys working with a variety of clients.
Friendly firm in a small town near M40, with strong local links.
Salary and remuneration by negotiation, to include profit share if desired.

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I require a Receptionist/Admin Assistant.

Someone of smart appearance who will sit in reception, meet and greet clients.

Deal with diary entries, answer the telephone and update Estate Agents, clients etc.

In addition, administrative tasks such as ordering stationary, archiving etc.

Based in Southsea.

Call Kirsten Woodgate on 023 92 835790

Or email kwoodgate@woodgateandco.co.uk

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Solicitors wanted in Farnborough

Well established friendly firm in Farnborough Hampshire seeks candidates for the following roles as a result of recent / imminent retirements:

  1. Senior Conveyancing Solicitor/Licensed Conveyancer with sound experience in residential and commercial property. To work with two Partners in the existing conveyancing department.  Part time applicants considered.
  1. Experienced Family Law Practitioner to take on and expand an existing private client caseload. Part time applicants preferred.

Good prospects for the right candidates. Salary for both positions is negotiable, commensurate with experience.

We are a four Partner practice, with loyal staff and a broad client base, having offices in Farnborough and Yateley, Hampshire.  Car parking available.

Please apply with CV to: accounts@dbande.co.uk

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Solicitors wanted in North Cornwall

Small [but perfectly formed!] long-established, busy Practice on the North Cornish Coast in the bustling village of St Agnes seeks a new fee-earner who has experience and proven track record in dealing with all residential property-related matters to join our young team; this is a full-time position with great potential for the right candidate.

We are also actively seeking a legal assistant to provide secretarial and admin support, either full time or part time. Experience with conveyancing and private client matters would be beneficial but not essential as we are prepared to train the successful candidate.

Please forward your CV or address any queries or request for further information to:

Paul Combellack whose e-mail address is: paul@pullendaviessolicitors.co.uk

01872 553131

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Solicitors wanted in Marlow, Bucks.

(1) Family Solicitor – 12 months maternity cover with the potential for a permanent role for the right candidate.

(2) Paralegal in the Private Client Department. Preference for a candidate with experience in probate, Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney.

Contact: James Moore.

Email: james.moore@gabbitasrobins.co.uk

Telephone: 01628 472 600

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Equity partner opening  Directorship and COLP and COFA and 40% shareholding offered.

The right candidate will keep 100% of their billing and make a contribution towards expenses commensurate to the 40% shareholding subject to negotiation. 

Indemnity insurance paid until December 2021, SRA fees paid until October 2021. No liabilities.

The firm is currently trading out of premises based in London W2, one of the directors/shareholders is leaving and the remaining director/shareholder is a practicing barrister and silent partner and the candidate with become a partner with the latter.

We are happy to introduce you to our current landlord and you can take as little as 1 office suite in the serviced offices, although we currently occupy 2 double suites, and 2 general site suites. Alternatively, you can trade from any location of your choice – we have already given notice to our landlord that we are leaving.

It is suitable for somebody with an existing caseload. Please note that no cases will remain.

The position is open immediately, the right candidate can start practicing immediately.

In terms of indemnity insurance going forward, the candidate will need to have at least 5 years PQE in order to suit the profile the insurers are seeking. The renewal premium was about £5k in 2019 and about £10k in 2020 (due to the pandemic – hopefully when the pandemic is over the market will revert back to the 2019 premium). The candidate will also need to take on the role of COLP and COFA.

The outgoing director has signed a personal guarantee with regards to the renewal premium due December 2021 in case the firm were to cease practicing. The incoming director needs to take over the personal guarantee.

To progress, email satnam@queenscourtlaw.co.uk

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Opportunities in Pinner, Middx.

Busy friendly firm of solicitors in Pinner Middlesex seeking:

1.       Residential Conveyancer – Full time Solicitor/Legal Executive/Licensed Conveyancer with 3 plus years PQE

2.       Family Solicitor /Legal Executive – Full time with 3 plus years PQE

Competitive salary based on experience.

Must be computer literate and capable of managing own caseload with minimum supervision.

Flexible working arrangements.

Please apply by CV only to djb@arthurandco.co.uk

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Conveyancing Solicitor Wanted – Liverpool and the Wirral area:

SENIOR CONVEYANCING SOLICITOR VACANCY (immediate start) 

We are looking to recruit a senior solicitor to join and grow our Residential Conveyancing department.

The role would ideally suit a senior solicitor who has previous experience of supervising more junior colleagues and who is well versed with all aspects that come with running a caseload, supervising and developing new relationships to introduce new work.

This is an excellent opportunity for either an experienced Head of Conveyancing looking for a new challenge or a self-starting, proactive solicitor who wishes to take the next step in their career with a view to fulfilling the role of Head of Conveyancing.

You will need to be up to date with the requirements of AML and CQS and be willing to assist in achieving CQS status and in the application for Panel Memberships. 

Experience of running more complex cases is advantageous.  

You will have the benefit of Proclaim case management with integrated accounts.

Location can be arranged at any of our 4 offices throughout Liverpool and the Wirral.

Salary is negotiable for the right candidate.  

The quickly developing caseload means we are looking for our new colleague to commence as soon as possible.  

Contact: Graham Rowe – graham.rowe@mackrellandthomas.com

0151 480 3666

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An opportunity in Plymouth

Plymouth based Fursdon Knapper are seeking an experienced and confident commercial conveyancing solicitor to join our team.

The candidate will need to be an experienced commercial practitioner and have residential conveyancing experience.

The candidate must have the following: –

At least 3 years’ experience running their own caseload in a commercial property environment.

Have the confidence to handle a sizeable caseload for a broad range of clients.

Be a team player and be able to work well under pressure. A professional work attitude. Attention to detail.

Hours: Mon – Fri (09.00 – 17.00) Full Time.

Remuneration: A base salary with fee uplift.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £17,000.00-£60,000.00 per year

Contact: Natalie Roberts – 01752 309090 – nr@fklaw.co.uk

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BE A PART OF SOMETHING FANTASTIC 

We are looking to recruit a dynamic solicitor to join our small team. 

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious commercial and dispute resolution solicitor to join our modern, forward thinking, niche law firm.

Our aim is to recruit someone to ultimately stand shoulder to shoulder with the current directors and grow and build a successful and happy workplace.  

  • We are based in the Home Counties with an established London presence.
  • We specialise in commercial law and dispute resolution (civil and commercial disputes, including business, employment, property, professional negligence and inheritance disputes).
  • We are looking for someone with the right skills and experience to become an integral part of our small team.
  • This is a rare opportunity for the right individual to join our niche firm (established 20 years).
  • A client following could be helpful for the right candidate, but is not at all essential.  
  • We are very open to candidates wishing to work largely remotely.  
  • Candidates wishing to work part time are also invited to write in. 

If you have no interest whatsoever in office politics, and if you are looking for a change and hoping to join a small firm with fast track partnership prospects, this may be the job for you.

A very competitive remuneration package will be offered with the potential for profit share and equity. 

Please send CV by email with covering letter and tell us anything and everything you want to about yourself.

Email address: newstart2021law@gmail.com

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Experienced Legal Secretary wanted – New Barnet

We are an established 2-partner firm in New Barnet with a strong client base, many of whom are high net worth clients.

Our speciality is commercial & residential property transactions.

We seek an experienced Legal Secretary, being someone who can not only progress a transaction from start to finish, but who understands the underlying principles and the potential pitfalls.

That person should have initiative and the capacity to address and resolve issues that may arise, without fuss.

Interested applicants should in the first instance.

Email john@macroryward.co.uk  or

Telephone John Macrory on 07747 701 302

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An opportunity in Winchester

We are a thriving, friendly and growing practice in Winchester and need more support for the team.

A solicitor or legal executive who can handle private children work, financial remedy and TOLATA cases with great IT document management skills.

Full time preferred and some work from home considered.

Call Joanne Houston on 07540 686776

or email joannehouston@just-family-law.com

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Wanted – Residential Conveyancer – Hitchin, Herts.

Should be qualified as a Solicitor/Legal Executive/Licensed Conveyancer with 3 – 5 PQE to work in small busy high street style practice in pleasant market town in a collaborative environment.

Attractive salary arrangements and real prospects.

Call Mark Bowen or Ian Dawes 01462 441443 to discuss in confidence and CV to mark.bowen@bowendawes.co.uk

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Wanted – Residential Conveyancing Lawyer – Egham, Surrey

Full time experienced residential conveyancing Legal Executive or Solicitor wanted.

Busy, friendly firm.

Very good prospects.

Please call Nicholas Jamison on 01784 220088

or email njamison@hefllp.co.uk

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Wanted – Private Client Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive – Permanent Position – Paignton, Devon

Lister Langley Solicitors is a niche private practice advising high net worth individuals and corporate clients in the area of tax and estate planning. We work closely with a large number of professional intermediaries across the UK and overseas to devise and implement tax and estate planning strategies designed to meet the specific needs of our clients. Our clients are local, national and international.

Due to our strong professional connections, high quality client base combined with the increasing volume of work and a desire to expand, we are now seeking to recruit a talented, highly motivated and experienced Private Client Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive to strengthen our team.

The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years post qualification experience and will currently be working in a private client department. The successful applicant  must be able  to manage their own caseload which will include Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection work, the establishment and management of Lifetime and Will trusts, probate and the administration of estates. Knowledge and experience of advising clients on inheritance tax and capital gains tax planning is essential. The successful candidate will also be required to supervise and support junior members of staff.

A track record of business development and  the ability to demonstrate marketing skills would be advantageous. Although not essential, a candidate with their own professional connections or client following who wishes for their existing clients to receive an extra ordinary level of service and advice would be welcome.   

Perhaps you feel undervalued and want to join a firm that is progressive, pro-active, which supports a person’s career development and rewards hard work.

Maybe you relish a challenge and the opportunity to work with local, national and international clients and professional intermediaries, having exposure to different tax planning solutions excites you.

You might be a Private Client Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive with your own professional connections and high net worth clients and believe that joining our niche practise will add significant value to those relationships.

If you fit any of the above situations and want an exciting and challenging opportunity, please contact us.

Skills and Attributes

  • Proven technical knowledge and track record of a broad range of Private Client law
  • Experience of some business development and marketing activities and increasing the client base
  • A highly flexible approach and the capability to work well and flourish within a team environment
  • Excellent all round communication skills including the capability to develop and maintain strong client relationships
  • Ability to collaborate and work effectively with other colleagues internally, both within the wider team and across all practice areas
  • Proven commitment to working within a quality standards environment
  • Commitment to ongoing professional and personal development including self-awareness and self-reflection and continuous improvement
  • A track record of consistently delivering to targets and objectives

So, if you feel that you can fulfil the criteria of this role and would like to find out more, please do get in touch and send your CV for the attention of Mark Lister; 

Email address: Mark@listerlangley.co.uk
Telephone: 01803 896821

Absolute discretion assured at all times.

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WANTED CRIME DUTY SOLICITOR for busy Luton and Northampton firm.

Competitive salary.

Flexible working arrangements.

Contact legal@alexandersolicitors.co.uk with CV and covering letter.

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Wanted – CILEx Lawyer – London 
 
International City based Law Firm seeks CILEx trained Lawyer for their ever growing Financial Services department. 
 
Independently running their own caseload, ability to work individually and as part of a team.
 
Competitive salary based on experience.
 
Please apply by CV only to roxanne.keefe@giambronelaw.com 

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Residential Conveyancing Lawyer – Wiltshire/Hampshire border

We are recruiting due to expansion for a full-time experienced conveyancer, whether Solicitor, Chartered Legal Executive or Licenced Conveyancer.

We are looking for an excellent team player who can remain calm under pressure with a can-do attitude.

Would suit a recently qualified candidate, with Conveyancing experience.

This is a permanent position supporting our long term plan to expand the Practice.

Are you a confident fee-earner who is adept in all types of domestic conveyancing matters, case management systems with excellent IT literacy who can work with administrative support?

Are you looking for a new challenge in building up a caseload (from existing arrangements) in our new offices near Salisbury?

Salary £35 – £45000 p.a. negotiable according to experience.

If you are interested please send your CV to kseymour@middletonssolicitors.co.uk  by 16th October 2020. No agencies please.

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Full-Time Litigation Solicitor Wanted – Buckinghamshire

Opportunity to join our busy high street firm with offices in Amersham, Aylesbury, Prestwood and Wendover.

Key skills and core responsibilities:

Independently running own caseload, ability to work individually and as part of a team.

Experience in broad spectrum of litigation an advantage including contractual disputes, personal injury and clinical negligence, property and boundary disputes, employment matters, contentious probate.

Competitive salary offered depending on experience.

CV and covering letter to Viki Summers at viki@dc-kaye.co.uk

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Wanted – Property Solicitor – Luton

Small busy Luton firm seeks full time solicitor with at least 1 year’s PQE in property and non-contentious work with flexibility to cover other areas of work.

Already established case load but with ability to develop case load further.

Salary dependent upon experience.

Also happy to consider a consultancy if desired.

Please apply by CV only to ndonald@rosswilliams-law.co.uk

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Private Client Solicitor Wanted – West Midlands Area

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Private Client Solicitor to join a West Midlands law firm with real progression potential.

This is a senior opportunity in a stand-alone position. 

You will be confident to work with minimal supervision managing a case load of mixed private client matters such as wills, probate, estate administration, inheritance tax planning, powers of attorney and estate planning.

The role offers real opportunities for expansion and real prospects of partnership to the right candidate.

Apply by email to julie.williams@stephensonsthelawyers.co.uk

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Residential & Commercial Property Solicitor – West Midlands Area

A rare senior opportunity with very real progression potential at a West Midlands Firm.

This is a senior opportunity, and you will need a solid background in both Residential Property and Commercial Conveyancing, with minimum 5 years PQE.

You will be joining as an integral part of the team, and the role offers real prospects of Partnership for the right candidate.

The role will require you to conduct and manage your own cases from initial instruction through to conclusion; assist in marketing and business development of the department and firm.

There are very strong career prospects with this firm and opportunity, with a competitive salary on offer for the right person.

Apply by email to julie.williams@stephensonsthelawyers.co.uk

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Wanted – Private Client Solicitor – West Sussex

We are a law firm based in East Grinstead and Crawley looking for a new Solicitor to join our small team.  

You will have the flexibility of working from home (should you wish), or at the office in Worth, Crawley and visit clients where needed.

We require a qualified, practising Private Client Solicitor to join our company.  

The majority of our work is trusts and estate planning and therefore someone who is STEP qualified is preferred, however we would otherwise look to invest in the successful candidate obtaining their STEP qualification.

We carry out a lot of wholesale work for other companies and are usually very busy.

Benefits: Flexible working hours; Work from home opportunities; Profit sharing/share options

Job Types: Full-time, Commission, Permanent 

Email: shernaz@good-wills.co.uk or call 07845 599520

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Wanted – Civil Litigation Solicitor – Essex

Civil Litigation lawyer/solicitor required to join a busy and thriving department.

The candidate will be in charge of their own caseload ranging from Commercial disputes, Probate litigation, some personal injury, Boundary disputes, Debt collection, Employment, Defamation etc supported by expert counsel for advice on any point of law or procedure.

We are a busy local firm with national work.

Partnership prospects for the right person.

Ideally 3 years’ experience minimum starting salary £40-£45,000 plus bonus.

We are ideally located near a local park, Gym and swimming pool.

Contact: Tim Gir – tim@sanderswitherspoon.co.uk – 01277 221010

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Wanted – Clinical Negligence Solicitors – Merseyside

We are a Firm of Solicitors, specialising in Personal Injury and Road Traffic Accident Claims, Clinical Negligence and Conveyancing Nationwide. 

We employ 200 staff from our offices.

We currently have a vacancy for a Clinical Negligence Solicitor working full time remotely from home.

They must have at least 2 years PQE litigated experience and used to handling a full case load.

Salary will be dependent upon experience.

We are a Firm of Solicitors, specialising in Personal Injury and Road Traffic Accident Claims, Clinical Negligence and Conveyancing Nationwide. 

We employ 200 staff from our offices.

Pauline D Shaw, Scott Rees & Co., Unit 2, The Parks, Newton-le-Willows, WA12 0JQ.

Pauline.Shaw@scottrees.co.uk

www.scottrees.com

Tel: 01695 712 453

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Wanted – Property Solicitors – London

We are looking to establish a law firm set up as an alternative business structure. Ideally, we would like 2 property solicitors with a minimum 5-7 years PQE to come on-board as equity partners. The ideal candidates should have well rounded property experience. This should include both a residential and commercial property background. They should also have experience in dealing with freehold, leasehold, development / plot sales and acquisitions as well as conveyancing matters. 

This role may suit senior associates or partners looking to transition into business owners. The law firm will cater for banks, bridging finance firms and companies. In addition it will cater for ultra high net worth and high net worth clients, some of which are of sub-Saharan African origin. This role would suit personable lawyers who have some sub-Sharan African exposure or at least would be open to travelling to Africa (post-lockdown), occasionally, which may be once every 24 months. 

Having an existing client following is preferred but not a necessity. We are looking for personable lawyers who are well rounded property practitioners.

Should this be of interest, feel free to reach out to me on 07423141356 for a confidential discussion,
alternatively, you can email me at ceo@frontier-alliance.com 

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Wanted – Family Law Solicitor – Leeds

Whiterose Blackmans Solicitors LLP, based in Leeds, are seeking an experienced family solicitor to join the busy family department.

The successful applicant will be required to undertake private children proceedings, matrimonial proceedings and advocacy.

Salary is negotiable and the role can either be full or part-time.

For further information, please contact the Managing Partner, Kamran Hussain, on 0113 216 5507 / 07852 338579 or email: kamran@whiteroseblackmans.co.uk

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Probate Specialist wanted – Tring, Herts

Private Client Solicitor/ILEX to work within Probate Team.  

Must be computer literate/numerate.

Will provide training and support to develop role.

Contact Peter Hughes:

01442 891717

peter@hughesand.co.uk

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Conveyancer wanted – Tring, Herts

Conveyancer capable of managing own caseload with minimum support and supervision.

Must be computer literate and able to operate case management software [with training].

Long established High Street practice on Herts/Beds/Bucks border.

Salary negotiable according to experience.

Contact Peter Hughes:

01442 891717

peter@hughesand.co.uk

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Private Client Solicitor Wanted – Marlow

We are looking for an experienced Private client solicitor full time.

Based in Marlow Bucks.

The department head is retiring and we have one assistant and two secretaries but the applicant will be expected to be able to head up the department.

Contact: Keith Gordon

keith@gordons-law.co.uk

01628 646589

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Exciting opportunity in Mid Sussex

We are seeking a residential conveyancing solicitor ideally 3 years post qualification for friendly, busy, Mid Sussex Practice.

Competitive salary, excellent prospects for an ambitious entrepreneur.

Please email cv to jandbcastle@outlook.com or phone 07467 539191.

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Private Client Solicitor Wanted

This Newmarket based High Street law firm require an additional private client solicitor or legal executive to join the team.

They already have an established and reputed private client offering and you will inherit a busy case load.

You will be an experienced private client lawyer with broad experience including wills, probate, tax, trusts, LPA/EPA’s and court of protection.

Those with specific tax experience are encouraged to apply, although this is not an essential.

Contact Tania Bailey on 01638 661116 or email tania@bendallandsons.co.uk

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Wanted – Residential Property Solicitor – Surrey and Mayfair

Meadows Ryan Solicitors, a long established firm with offices mainly based in Weybridge, Surrey are looking for a senior residential property solicitor to take on a busy case load, including high value properties. 

The firm is Lexcel and CQS accredited 

Great opportunities available. 

Please contact piersmeadows@meadowsryan.com with CV and for further details.

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Wanted – Solicitor – Tyneside

An excellent opportunity for an ambitious Commercial Property Solicitor has arisen in a modern, forward thinking general practice law firm with offices in Newcastle upon Tyne, North Shields, South Shields and Northumberland. Hitting the ground running from day one, the successful solicitor will manage a caseload consisting of commercial property and business matters. Please send CV by email with covering letter or call our practice manager Karen Potts on 01913002132 for an informal chat or email kpotts@oneill-law.com.

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Wanted – Family Law Solicitor – S E London

Experience:  PQE 5

We are a general practice law firm based in South East London who are now seeking a Family Law Solicitor on a permanent, full time basis.

The ideal candidate will have: A minimum of 5 years PQE in Family/ Children Law; Advocacy experience to attend court; Family or Children Law Panel accreditation; Full knowledge of Legal Aid casework and supervision; Ability to manage own caseload; Good client care skills and the ability to build good relationships with clients and staff members; Ability to work under pressure and excellent communication skills; Able to supervise junior staff members and Solicitors.

Own client following is added advantage.

Gans & Co Solicitors LLP also offers Free Lance opportunities for Paralegals/Solicitors with own client followings.

Areas covered by the firm include: Family; Housing; Conveyancing; Wills & Probate; Immigration; Prison Law/Appeals/Reviews; Civil Litigation; Estate Planning.

Company Benefits: Competitive Salary/Negotiable

Excellent fee sharing/remuneration package available.

Please send your CV to e.ganiga@ganssolicitors.com (No Agency please)

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Wanted – Solicitor – Bodmin

We are looking for an experienced litigation solicitor to join our Bodmin office covering a caseload ranging from matrimonial matters to civil including personal injury.

Call Julie Rowan on 01208 72328 or email jr@sproullllp.co.uk

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Wanted – Solicitor – Hemel Hempstead

0-5 yrs Solicitor for small friendly firm.

Reliable and resourceful dealing mainly with family/matrimonial matters, (no legal aid), but ideally with experience in other High Street areas of practice.

Pleasant working conditions, a friendly working environment, contributory pension scheme, a discretionary bonus scheme, a competitive salary and partnership prospects for the right person.

Based in Hemel Hempstead.

Call Rob Watson on 01442 216755 for more information or email rob@kklaw.co.uk

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Wanted – Solicitor – North West London

A Consultant Solicitor required in the matrimonial field with own following to join an exciting team of lawyers on a fee sharing basis.

Practice based in North West London and established 20 year and primarily involved in property and litigation. 

Flexible working and administrative support provided. There is also an excellent opportunity to develop matrimonial department of the practice. 

Call 020 8959 6090 for further information.

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Wanted – Solicitor – West Wales

Best described as a High Street non contentious lawyer capable of dealing with the range of issues that come through the door on a daily basis. The bulk of the work will be residential conveyancing, wills & probate but there will be some commercial Landlord & Tenant, some agricultural & woodlands. Also some business sales and acquisitions. Just today for example we have received instructions on a commercial lease renewal, a private bridging loan, the sale of a commercial building and advice on a shareholders agreement. The successful applicant will have the intellectual capability and curiosity to apply him or herself intelligently to whatever lands on the desk. The role is likely to be best suited to somebody with at least two years relevant pqe. There are prospects for the right applicant.

Hains & Lewis is a Lexcel accredited practice also with CQS accreditation.

In addition to the position above we seek a trainee solicitor to start immediately.

Email – daniel.lewis@hainsandlewis.co.uk or call 0345 4080125.

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Wanted – Solicitor – Crosby, Liverpool

Permanent position for an experienced (minimum 5 yrs PQE) Solicitor in our busy and expanding Property Department.

The position is predominantly Residential Conveyancing based in nature but proven Commercial Conveyancing experience and ability would be distinctly advantageous.

The role is to fill an imminent vacancy in the department with a primary duty of it being to assist at senior level and ease the pressure on the head of the department.

Salary and benefits negotiable and commensurate with experience.

Apply in the first instance with CV and references to Mark Burnet via mark@sharmansolicitors.com

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Wanted – Solicitor with a following

A well-established Surrey and Mayfair firm is looking for an ambitious and talented solicitor(s) with a following and the ability to bring in clients to work from home predominantly, but our Mayfair Office will be available to see clients.

The position will be on a profit share basis of all work brought in by the successful applicant(s).

All areas of law considered.
Responsibilities
Managing and building on your own caseload involving any area of law.
The Candidate

  • Applications are welcomed from solicitors of all levels with expertise gained within any area of law.
  • A following of clients, files to bring with you or contacts in the market is essential to build a client base on a fee share basis.
  • Possess outstanding communication and client care skills.
  • Technically proficient and commercially aware.
  • Excellent business development and networking skills.

Please contact ashleyburrow@meadowsryan.com in the first instance.

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We are a 4 partner High Street firm in Acton W3.  Very close to the new Cross Rail station.

We have specialised in Private Client work (wills, probate, Powers of Attorney etc. and residential conveyancing.  About 50/50 fee wise.

Vacancy 1            One of our partners is leaving and we need a replacement conveyancer.  Keen and willing to grow the  business.  3 year PQE+

Vacancy 2            We also want a general litigator. The candidate would have to sell themselves to us as being able to start a new department from scratch and make it work. 3year PQE+

Both would be offered one third of their turnover with a guaranteed income of £40,000 in the first year. After that a straight one third.

Both would be considered for full membership of an LLP in due course if they prove themselves and if they wanted it

We would like the conveyance to be able to start in October. More flexible with the other.

Sayer Moore & Co 190 Horn Lane, London W3 6PL – email rs@sayermoore.co.uk

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Position: Employment Law Solicitor

Employer: Astute HR Limited – Specialist Boutique Employment Law Firm 

Location: Ilford 

Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 PA (depending on experience) 

PQE: Ideally 5 years plus 

  • Looking for challenging city work working with employees and employers in a wide range of professions and industries?
  • Are you interested in a family friendly working environment that provides flexibility, support and encourages personal development? 

We are a small, but tight team of expert solicitors who value helping employers protect their businesses and employees protect their rights. Be part of a practice with a far from traditional workplace culture that actually cares about the individuals we work with, and our clients. We are looking for an experienced candidate, ideally with 5 years pqe or more, who is capable and interested in handling a wide range of challenging work for both employers and employees.

If these factors appeal to you then please call us on 0203 011 0201 or email send your CV to angela.cooper@astutehr.co.uk

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Required for EDC Lord & Co., Solicitors in West London

Residential Property Lawyers; West London; £Competitive according to experience. 

EDC Lord & Co are expanding and have recently moved to new offices and are offering exciting new opportunities for residential conveyancing lawyers.

EDC Lord & Co are now based on the Heston/Hayes/Southall borders and are looking to expand their CQS accredited Residential Conveyancing Department.

Solicitor/Licensed Conveyancer/Legal Executive

We are seeking an experienced Residential Property Lawyer with more than 3 years’ post qualification experience in all aspects of residential conveyancing, including plot sales and purchases and Help to Buy, to join our very successful, busy and expanding Department. The successful candidate will;

  • Have a minimum of 3 years’ PQE
  • Be able to handle their own caseload with minimal supervision
  • Have a strong technical proficiency
  • Be committed to high levels of Client care and communication
  • Be able to work under pressure in an open-plan environment
  • Have excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Be able to deal with a high volume of matters
  • Be a team player 

At EDC Lord in Residential Conveyancing we work in teams of two or three people and you will be a Team Leader with at least one Legal Assistant.

The Department is led by a highly experienced and personable Partner of the firm who is available to provide support and assistance to all of the Teams whenever required.

EDC Lord & Co are a multi-practice firm specialising in Residential Conveyancing, Commercial Conveyancing, Litigation and Private Client work.

We are CQS and WQS accredited. We are currently undergoing rapid growth particularly in Residential Conveyancing due to excellent business and marketing initiatives.

The new candidates would be part of this expansion and opportunities for career development and ultimately partnership prospects would be there for the right candidates.

For further details please contact our HR Manager, Marion Tranah, by email at mtranah@edclord.com or on 020 8848 9988. 

Should you not hear from us we thank you in advance but we shall not be pursuing your application.

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Wanted – Housing Solicitor – Luton

RODMAN PEARCE SOLICITORS LTD have a vacancy within the civil litigation department for a qualified Housing Law Solicitor. 

The ideal candidate will have the following: 

  • At least 3 years post qualification with Supervision experience
  • Experience in public funded work and a good understanding of the funding code
  • Ability to manage a heavy caseload of public funded and private work
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Good administrative skills 

Salary : Competitive 

Candidates interested can apply by sending current CV and covering letter to rodmanpearce@hotmail.co.uk

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Opportunity One

RECEPTIONIST & SECRETARY

The Candidate and Job Role

Protopapas LLP are looking for a personable, friendly and dedicated candidate to join our team as a receptionist, secretary and general assistant to our fee earners. Their day to day duties will include (but not be limited to): general reception and administration duties; telephone answering; opening and organising post; word processing; typing; photocopying; scanning; filing; document engrossment; file archiving and storage; time recording; client hospitality; running various office errands; organising and ordering office supplies; organising office events; and generally assisting all solicitors and partners as and when required including with administerial conveyancing and litigation tasks. 

Experience Required

Some reception / administration experience within another solicitor’s office or other professional environment would be preferable. 

Expected Salary

£18,000 – £21,500 plus standard employee benefits scheme 

Working Hours

9am – 6pm

Opportunity Two

CONSULTANT SOLICITORS / FEE SHARE & FLEXIBLE WORKING 

Running a firm of solicitors or operating as a sole practitioner can be very time consuming, costly and stressful. We are looking for solicitors who require flexibility in their work, administrative support and holiday cover to join our dynamic, friendly and professional team in central London on a flexible fee share and earning basis. 

The solicitor must have their own client base, very good experience in their field of expertise and a clean claims record/history. 

Minimum 5 years pqe. Minimum fee income and fee share arrangements are to be discussed on an individual basis. 

We provide: 

–       Central London, West End offices with excellent transport links

–       Administration support

–       A High Level of Professional Indemnity Insurance Cover

–       Solicitor support with urgent/complicated matters

–       Meeting Rooms

–       IT Support including Time Recording and Case Management Software

–       Accounting Support and Fee Collection Service

–       A Range of Courses and CPD Training in London

–       Access to online legal precedents, library and research resources including PLC and Westlaw

–       Various benefits through our membership of LawNet and Eurojuris International

–       Holiday Cover

–       Business Development and Networking Assistance

–       International Reach and Associations

For either opportunity, email enquiries@protopapas.co.uk  attn: Chrysanthos

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Opportunity One

Solicitors/Licensed Conveyancer required for residential conveyancing.

Own caseload.  Case management and digital dictation facility with secretarial support.

Would suit someone with 3 years PQE. 

Solihull town centre with car parking.

Salary c. £40,000 depending on experience.

Opportunity Two

Experienced secretary required for residential conveyancing.

Must have good keyboard skills.

Case management and digital dictation facility.

Good telephone manner required as candidate will be required to communicate with clients on a daily basis.

Salary c. £20,000 depending on experience.

For either position, reply with cv by email to the administratorlynnestockton21@gmail.com

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Wanted – Personal Injury/Clinical Negligence Solicitor 

Required for busy, but friendly, High Street Solicitors in Frimley, Camberley (NW Surrey/Hants Border).

The ideal candidate must be able to hit the ground running and take on an existing case load of all types of personal injury/clinical negligence claims (no Portal work).

Work ratio approximately 50/50 PI/clin neg.

Candidate expected to be able to work alone but assistance from supervising sole practitioner available when required.

Will suit minimum 4 – 8 years PQE.

Helpful specification to include confident and clear communicator/ability to deal with volumes of work and prioritising workloads/a positive, committed and “can-do” attitude/good team player.

Salary from circa £42,000, subject to experience.

Please reply with CV by email to Chris Cooney at Campbell Courtney & Cooney Solicitors on chris@ccc-law.co.uk

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Matrimonial fee earner wanted – Cheshire

Matrimonial fee earner wanted  to assist with significant and varied caseload, and manage own files. 
The applicant should ideally have at least 2 years relevant experience in both private and Legal Aid matters.
The role is open to a qualified solicitor, FILEX or senior/experience paralegal.
The position is currently part-time, subject to a minimum of 24 hours per week, with flexibility.
Salary according to experience.
Contact: Charles Asbury – charles@byrnefrodsham.co.uk – 0151 424 5601
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Solicitor Wanted – Birmingham City Centre

Looking for an Immigration/Family Solicitor/Paralegal for immediate start.

Salary negotiable. Will consider part time or flexi-working. Must have experience in either of these roles. 

Must be able to use own initiative. 

Office one mile from Birmingham City Centre. 

If interested, please contact Shahbon on 0121 558 5064 or 07791353378 and send us a copy of your CV to info@shsolicitors.com

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Housing Litigation Solicitor Wanted  – South Wales

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Solicitor with Landlord & Tenant experience to join our specialist housing practice in Swansea. 

You will be managing a great range of housing litigation work and should be conversant with various Housing Acts.

This role would suit an enthusiastic and highly organised litigation solicitor who enjoys managing their own caseload and working to tight deadlines.

To apply please forward an up to date copy of your CV to chris.davies@talaw.org.uk

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Criminal Solicitor Wanted – Birmingham City Centre

Kang & Co Solicitors, based at 1 Victoria Square in Birmingham are recruiting for a criminal solicitor with experience of motoring offences.

The firm has a large amount of high-quality work and they now require someone to take on matters involving motoring prosecutions and privately funded criminal cases.

Kang & Co Solicitors is a law firm specialising in motoring offences, private criminal defence and regulatory law.

The firm does not take on any legally aided cases and prides itself on delivering high-quality representation to clients facing criminal proceedings in all criminal courts ranging from simple motoring prosecutions to complex regulatory prosecutions.

The role is based in Birmingham City Centre but there will be requirements to travel as and when the company requires due to the nature of the position.

The role is predominantly 9-5 with no out of hours police station cover required and offers a competitive salary.

The position would ideally suit a criminal solicitor looking to move away from legally aided work and looking to focus on representing motorists and private paying clients.

The successful applicant will be experienced in a range of Magistrates’ Court cases and able to handle a busy caseload.

To fit into the team, the successful candidate must be hardworking, willing to work as part of a team and possess excellent people skills.

All levels of experience will be considered.

To apply for this role, please e-mail a covering letter and your CV to info@kangandco.co.uk

For details of our Practice, go to: https://kangandco.co.uk/

Other career opportunities are available at: https://kangandco.co.uk/careers/

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £30,000.00 to £40,000.00/year

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Wanted – PRIVATE CLIENT Solicitor/Legal Executive

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Private Client Solicitor/Legal Executive is available at one of our Regional Offices in Leicester.

Honey Legal was established in 2010 with the sole purpose of helping people to protect their family, their wealth and their assets. Since then we have grown rapidly to become one of the UK’s largest Will-writing and Legal Services networks. With a team of over 90 head office employees and a national network of over 250 consultants, we have helped more than 12,000 families to protect the people they love and the things they have worked hard for. 

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Undertake fee-earning work in Private Client with an empashsis on Estate administration.
  • Perform fee earning work accurately and in accordance with company policy.
  • Comply with professional and internal guidelines and procedures
  • To use the case management system to process information such as time-recording, letters and emails.
  • To keep cases organised by establishing and organising files, monitoring calendars, meeting deadlines, documenting actions; inputting information into the file database and case management software, documenting actions and confirming case status with the supervisor
  • To support in developing cases by maintaining contact with people involved in the case, generating status reports.
  • Maintain case costs by verifying outstanding balances with supervisor, clients, and providers.
  • Support case preparation by preparing case summaries and organising materials for case review.
  • Ensure reference materials are kept up to date
  • Ensure appropriate control of work in progress such as, key dates, risk management, billing and cash collection.
  • Attendance at all relavent office or departmental meetings, leading by example with contributions made at and subsequent to such events.
  • Maintain familiarity with the key roles within the firm and the firm’s policies and procedures
  • To assist in the supervision and development of private client staff 

The successful candidate will need to have qualified as a Solicitor/Legal Executive and have the ability to communicate clearly and effectively.

It is important to have a good working knowledge and experience of estate administration work including all government forms and processes.

Email: andy.prescott@honeylegal.co.uk or call 01630 723104

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Peterborough Solicitors require a Conveyancing Solicitor/Legal Executive to deal with mainly domestic conveyancing but with some commercial work. 

Would suit newly qualified person seeking a new challenge but all applicants considered.
Competitive Salary.
Lexcel/CQS accredited firm.
Contact: rt@terrells.co.uk
 

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We are a small private client practice based in Northwood Mddx. and require a part/full time solicitor with Private Client and Conveyancing experience preferably with STEP diploma or willing to obtain same. 

Needs to reside in the North West London area. 

Telephone Gwen Tutty on 01923 824422 (office) but call on mobile 07802 500137. 

hello@teacoassociates.co.uk

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Solicitor or FILEX Wanted – based in North London

Long established North London Law Firm seeks Solicitor or Fellow of CILEX with own following to join us.

Would suit someone looking to semi-retire or merge their law practice.

Our work base mainly consists of:

* Property [ Residential and Commercial}

* Landlord and Tenant [ contentious and non-contentious]

* Probate Litigation

* General and Commercial Litigation

We are open to other areas of law.

Contact Eddie Dervish – eddervish@gmail.com

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Lawyer Wanted – based in Essex

Private client lawyer with at least 5 PQE in wills, probate, trusts, LPAs to help build up existing private client workload within busy specialist family practice, part-time or full-time, flexible working hours available.

Contact Liz Coombs on 01245 221699 or email liz@ejcoombs.co.uk

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Qualified Solicitors needed

Thriving Islington Practice seeks an experienced solicitor of not less than 2 years PQE to fill the vacancy in their Wills & Probate Department. Competitive salary depending on experience.

Call Sheldon Henry on 020 3227 0645 or email Sheldon@gelbergs.co.uk

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Senior Locum Solicitor Available – Private Practice & In-House 

I am a senior solicitor and TEP (full member) with extensive experience of private client and corporate/business work, particularly with an international or cross-border element. I am available to act on-demand as temporary in-house counsel or private practice locum, preferably working remotely. In-house counsel work can be negotiated on a per project or retainer basis. Private practice work on a fee-sharing basis. This is a practical, flexible and efficient solution for businesses and law firms when short-term or urgent ad hoc assistance is required, without ratcheting up costs. The service is fast and light and funds itself. Key points: Affordable and economical; Easy to implement – flexible, draw-down as required; Fast deployment of high value, measurable results; Ad hoc, project based fees – no unwieldly overheads. I am happy to discuss and negotiate fees on a case-by-case or individual project basis. Contact via mark@marknierada.com

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Residential/Commercial Conveyancing Solicitor Wanted

A great opportunity to work for a well established (over 35 years) and respected local firm of solicitors who are CQS accredited, have attained a best practice standard accreditation in conveyancing and believe in a personal friendly approach with their clients.

You will join a small team of experienced and friendly conveyancing staff who are based in two offices.

The successful Conveyancing Solicitor must have a minimum of 2 years PQE experience and have managed their own caseload from inception to completion.

With experience dealing with freehold, leasehold, sales, purchases, post completions, remortgages, deeds of variation, postponement, lease extension and renewal, mortgages, right to buy, shared ownership, transfer of equity and landlord and tenant disputes desirable.

This is a fantastic opportunity for somebody who is looking to progress their career as a Conveyancing Solicitor with Partnership offerings if wanted. Required Skills & Experience: – Experience dealing with freehold, leasehold, sales, purchases, post completions, remortgages, deeds of variation, postponement, lease extension and renewal, mortgages, right to buy, shared ownership, transfer of equity and landlord and tenant disputes desirable.

Work with Commercial Conveyancing would also be desirable – Solicitor needs to have a minimum of 2 years PQE – Experience handling own caseload – Ability to build and maintain relationships with clients and referrers – Experience submitting SDLT application, Land Registry applications, contract drafting and completing land registry searches essential – Experience in using a case management system and online portals.

Please contact Dawn on 01892 824577 for further information.

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Solicitor required

Solicitor NQ to 7 PQE required to work in busy niche practice in Amersham office with a focus on employment law, business and commercial matters, trust and probate matters and general dispute resolution.

You should have excellent experience in at least one of the above areas or demonstrable experience (at your own level) in a broad range of similar work. Consistent and good solid academics are a must.

A following of loyal clients is preferable but not essential. 

You should be to work effectively on your own or as part of a team and be happy to deal with marketing, networking and business development in order to help grow the firm.

We are happy to consider candidates wishing to work part time as well as full time.  

Please send your CV and covering letter to joanna@venturalaw.co.uk

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We are looking to RECRUIT an excellent private client lawyer with at least 3-5 years PQE. Ideally, they should be STEP qualified or at the very least undertaking the diploma  exam route for full membership. The candidate would ideally be either a FILEX or other qualified professional but STEP endorsement as described is a bare minimum requirement. Usual private client caseload comprising will-writing, LPAs, probate, estate & associated tax & trust planning. Would ideally suit an extremely motivated & ambitious individual for ongoing expansion of firm’s branding. Excellent equity potential for the right candidate.

Call 07889 704442 or email directors@hclawyers.co.uk;

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Tired of working endless hours and having no family time
 
Tired of long commutes and late nights at the office.
Tired of office politics and long staff meetings.
Feeling unappreciated, stressed and under-paid.
 
Then become a consultancy lawyer at Kingfields and earn up to 80% of what you Bill. We will provide you with the best support so that you can concentrate on looking after your clients.
 
Join a respected law firm of like-minded lawyers.
Have the flexibility to decide your own working schedules, where and how to work without compromising your earning potential.
Suitable for Individuals or teams/departments who have a following or have the ability to generate a following.
If you are looking to improve your work/life balance without compromising your earnings, then contact us at mail@kingfields.co.uk 
  

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6 Year+ PQE General Practice / Private Client Fee Earner Solicitor
A unique opportunity has arisen for an additional solicitor to join this Ferndown, Dorset, law firm – part of an international group of companies – to develop the General Practice / Private Client department. The ideal candidate will have experience in some or all of the following areas: Conveyancing / Property Law, Wills & Probate, Trusts, general PI matters including RTA, family law. Experience in other areas such as Litigation and Employment Law, would be a bonus. You will be used to running your own caseload, unsupervised, looking to further your career, and enjoy networking and marketing / business development.  Pay is competitive but negotiable.
 

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Wanted – Experienced Private Client Consultant in Kings Cross

We are a small but rapidly expanding law firm based near Kings Cross who specialise in private client, property, company & business and litigation.We are currently looking for an experienced Private Client Consultant. Strain Keville is a forward thinking and innovative law firm where a friendly team awaits.We work together to make a positive difference to our clients.

REQUIREMENTS – Experience qualified solicitor; Consultant / part time position; Ability to manage own case loads; Capable of working independently; Expertise across the following areas;-; Trusts; Probate; Tax and structuring advice, preferred but not required.

BENEFITS – Salary according to experience; 20 days holiday each year in addition to Bank Holidays and the period between Christmas and New Year; 10% payment for any introductions.

Contact Matthew Strain – 020 7323 5000 or email mstrain@strainkeville.co.uk

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