Property and Probate Paralegal

Job Description

Property and Probate Paralegal

Whitechapel, London

Full time, in the office

This well-established and reputable Legal 500 firm are looking to recruit a Paralegal to join their Property and Probate team. You will be providing support and assisting the Conveyancing and Probate team on buying and selling houses and flats,…

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Property and Probate Paralegal

Whitechapel, London

Full time, in the office

This well-established and reputable Legal 500 firm are looking to recruit a Paralegal to join their Property and Probate team. You will be providing support and assisting the Conveyancing and Probate team on buying and selling houses and flats, purchasing property for investment, protection of investments, re-mortgaging, transfers of property title, Wills, LPA’s and Estates. Duties will include land registry applications, collating documents, chasing replies and instructions, preparing title packs, drafting Wills and LPA’s and distributing an estate.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting fee earners with residential property matters to include freehold and leasehold sales and purchases, shared equity/shared ownership, new homes and part exchange.
  • As appropriate, running a small caseload of matters independently.
  • Working directly with clients and partners to ensure a seamless service.
  • Assisting heavily with post exchange aspects of purchase and sale transactions and seeing them through to completion.
  • Assisting with all aspects of post completion matters including title registration and SDLT (Stamp Duty Land Tax) returns.

Skills and Experience

  • The candidate should have an understanding in assisting/handling residential or commercial conveyancing matters with at least 12 months experience.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with some previous experience of drafting and effective management of client expectations.
  • Capable of taking direction from senior members of the team and implementing appropriately.
  • Willingness to get involved and act as a team player on client matters and provide general departmental support.
  • Advanced IT skills with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook.
  • Excellent file management skills and able to work efficiently under pressure.
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic and reliable; capable of meeting financial targets.
  • A personable and confident manner.
  • An organised and accurate approach to work, with effective prioritising skills.

Job Description

Property and Probate Paralegal

Whitechapel, London

Full time, in the office

This well-established and reputable Legal 500 firm are looking to recruit a Paralegal to join their Property and Probate team. You will be providing support and assisting the Conveyancing and Probate team on buying and selling houses and flats, purchasing property for investment, protection of investments, re-mortgaging, transfers of property title, Wills, LPA’s and Estates. Duties will include land registry applications, collating documents, chasing replies and instructions, preparing title packs, drafting Wills and LPA’s and distributing an estate.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting fee earners with residential property matters to include freehold and leasehold sales and purchases, shared equity/shared ownership, new homes and part exchange.
  • As appropriate, running a small caseload of matters independently.
  • Working directly with clients and partners to ensure a seamless service.
  • Assisting heavily with post exchange aspects of purchase and sale transactions and seeing them through to completion.
  • Assisting with all aspects of post completion matters including title registration and SDLT (Stamp Duty Land Tax) returns.

Skills and Experience

  • The candidate should have an understanding in assisting/handling residential or commercial conveyancing matters with at least 12 months experience.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with some previous experience of drafting and effective management of client expectations.
  • Capable of taking direction from senior members of the team and implementing appropriately.
  • Willingness to get involved and act as a team player on client matters and provide general departmental support.
  • Advanced IT skills with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook.
  • Excellent file management skills and able to work efficiently under pressure.
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic and reliable; capable of meeting financial targets.
  • A personable and confident manner.
  • An organised and accurate approach to work, with effective prioritising skills.

Job Summary

Location: Whitechapel
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Paralegal
Date: 25th August 2021

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Job Summary

Location: Whitechapel
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Paralegal
25th August 2021

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