10 months ago
Job Title: Paralegal - Residential Conveyancing/ Property/ Real Estate
Duration: 12 Months FTC
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
We are currently recruiting for a talented Paralegal to join our Real Estate team based in our Flagship City Centre offices. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious individual to join one of the UK’s largest law firms.
Drafting contracts and transfers for sales and purchases
Carrying out title reviews and preparing titles, mortgages and contract reports with minimal supervision
Dealing with enquiries and requisitions from the other side with minimal supervision
Obtaining office copy entries and request searches
Dealing with completion and post completion matters
What we are looking for;
An experienced Paralegal with experience in a similar role/ within conveyancing
Knowledge and understanding of basic legal concepts learnt from legal education such as undergraduate law, LLM, LPC, GDL or ILEX study; or equivalent work experience
Knowledge of which documents to send on a sale matter
Be able to make reference to the Conveyancing Protocol when required.
Familiar with Council of Mortgage Lender Handbook.
Deal with land registry requisitions under supervision.
Awareness of compliance issues including AML issues.
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office suite and business IT systems, particularly Mattersphere and Aderant or similar.
Who we are;
Slater and Gordon Limited is a leading consumer law firm in Australia and the United Kingdom. We employ 1,210 people in 54 locations across Australia and 3,130 people across 25 locations in the UK. Slater and Gordon’s mission is to give people easier access to world class legal services. The firm provides specialist legal and complementary services in a broad range of areas.
Founded in Australia in 1935 the company has grown from quite humble beginnings to building a powerful reputation throughout our history as a law firm that fights to achieve the best outcomes and ensure that more people are able to access affordable legal services.
Ready to apply?
If you are interested in applying, please click apply and follow the online application process. Should your details be shortlisted a member of the Recruitment team will be in touch.