Legal Jobs Kent

Private Client Legal Secretary Permanent, Ashford Kent

Legal Secretary, Family £15k - 20k per year

Job Ref: JO0000016406

Family Legal Secretary – A family legal secretary is required, on a 6 month maternity cover contract, for a private practice in Ashford. The family legal secretary will support a family fee earner dealing with 80% family and 20% private client. This opportunity may suit a less experienced or trainee legal secretary with CILEx Legal Secretarial Diploma or an experienced legal secretary.


Good grammar and spelling, touch typing (50 wpm) and IT skills (Word, Outlook, Excel). 


·Providing full secretarial support to the departmental fee earners, including arranging appointments, dealing with client queries in person and by phone, together with preparation of correspondence and documents by audio typing via the digital dictation system;
·Filing, photocopying and opening/closing client files in a timely manner;
·Regular consideration of client files and liaising with partner and fee earners on any action required;
·Maintaining and coordinating diaries and diary notes and reporting on these as necessary.
·Working as a member of the secretarial team; answering incoming calls, greeting visitors to Reception on occasion, collection/delivery of daily incoming/outgoing post and DX, and any other general office administrative duties as required.

Salary dependent upon experience to £20,000.

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Property Legal Secretary Permanent, Maidstone Kent

Legal Secretary, Residential Property/Conveyancing £20k - 23k per year

Job Ref: JO0000016262

Property Legal Secretary

A well established Kent law firm require a property legal secretary with previous experience supporting legal executives, solicitors and fee earners undertaking property work at one of their offices in Maidstone.

The successful property legal secretary will be working full time have competent typing skills, IT literacy and diary management abilities are essential. The property legal secretary must be prepared to work as part of a team as well as manage their workload efficiently. Friendly, professional working environment.

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Conveyancing Legal Secretary Permanent, Ashford Kent

Legal Secretary, Residential Property/Conveyancing £15k - 20k per year

Job Ref: JO0000016407

Conveyancing Legal Secretary - A residential conveyancing partner requires a full time experienced conveyancing legal secretary to provide them with a highly level, efficient and professional support service based at their Ashford office in Kent. The conveyancing legal secretary will have proven experience of working in residential property and will have excellent typing, administration and organisational skills. Salary dependent upon experience.

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Conveyancing Legal Secretary Permanent, Royal Tunbridge Wells Kent

Legal Secretary, Residential Property/Conveyancing £19k - 21.5k per year

Job Ref: JO0000016469

Conveyancing Legal Secretary. A highly regarded law firm is seeking an experienced conveyancing legal secretary to join their busy team based in one of their Tunbridge Wells office. The position is full time and requires an experienced conveyancing legal secretary.

The successful conveyancing legal secretary will also support the firm`s clients and will therefore have excellent interpersonal skills and gain job satisfaction from providing the highest standard of client service.

The ideal conveyancing legal secretary will need fast, accurate word processing skills, digital dictation, a good knowledge of Microsoft Office and a good standard of numeracy to carry out this varied role. Experience as a conveyancing legal secretary is essential.

Salary is dependent on experience.

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Plot Sales Paralegal Permanent, Kent Kent

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £20k - 28k per year

Job Ref: JO0000016261

Plot Sales Paralegal. A conveyancing paralegal is required by a highly reputable plot sales residential conveyancing and development department of a law firm in their office in South Greater London. The successful plot sales paralegal, ideally, will have some previous plot sales or residential development experience. However, the team is very keen to hear from experienced residential conveyancing paralegals looking for a new exciting challenge and an opportunity to work closely with developers and house builder clients. Knowledge of part exchange sales and purchase would also be beneficial. The plot sales paralegal role is commutable from Lewisham, Beckenham, Croydon, Crystal Palace, Catford and Bromley.

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Family Lawyer Permanent, Herne Bay Kent

Solicitor, Family £25k - 35k per year

Job Ref: JO0000014452

Family Lawyer - A family department within a Kent law firm have a requirement for a family lawyer with a couple years of post qualification experience to join their office in Herne Bay. The family lawyer may be a family solicitor or legal executive and will enjoy undertaking a case load involving a wide variety of family work such as separation agreements, divorce, child law, cohabitation agreements, pre-nuptial agreements and domestic violence.

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Conveyancer Permanent, Kent Kent

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £30k - 40k per year

Job Ref: JO0000016463

Residential Conveyancer. A residential conveyancer is required by a successful and vibrant residential conveyancing team in one of their offices in Kent. The successful residential conveyancer will need a minimum of 1 years experience managing your own residential conveyancing case load from instruction through to completion and registration, including sales, purchases, transfers & re-mortgages and you will be used to working with minimal supervision, maintaining excellent standards of work. The residential conveyancer will also have the ability to work as part of a team is essential together with excellent communication and organisational skills. Experience in using a case management system is desirable. Preferably, the residential conveyancer will be a qualified solicitor or a legal executive.

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Litigation Lawyer Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £35k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000016393

Commercial Litigation Lawyer - A Commercial Litigation Lawyer is required by an established Commercial Litigation department for a private practice law firm in Kent. The Commercial Litigation Lawyer role is commutable from Tenterden, Ashford, Canterbury, Faversham, Maidstone and Folkestone and will suit a qualified solicitor or legal executive with experience in dealing with a range of litigation such as property litigation, landlord & Tenant, partnership disputes, landlord & tenant, partnership disputes, professional negligence, shareholder disputes and insolvency. Salary dependent upon experience.

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Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000016444

Commercial Litigation Solicitor

A highly rated Kent law firm is seeking a recently qualified commercial litigation solicitor with a strong academic record to join their thriving commercial litigation team. The commercial litigation solicitor will be handling disputes involving commercial contracts, intellectual property, partnership and shareholder disputes as well as professional negligence.
The commercial litigation role requires managing cases and supporting other senior litigation solicitors with their cases. Duties will include taking instructions, drafting pre-action correspondence, drafting court applications and pleadings, handling disclosure, preparing witness statements, instructing counsel, trial preparation, attending procedural hearings and undertaking mediation/conciliation meetings.
Salary dependent upon experience.

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Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Commercial Property £42k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000016465

Commercial Property Solicitor – This well-established quality Kent law firm require an experienced commercial property solicitor to join their busy commercial property department. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced commercial property solicitor to work on behalf of a range of clients with a quality law firm. The successful commercial property solicitor will have extensive experience of dealing with their own unsupervised case load of sales and purchases, occupiers and investors, and lettings. Excellent negotiation skills, great communication skills along with a commercial mind are all key for this commercial property position.

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Corporate/Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Company Commercial £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000016466

Corporate/Commercial Solicitor

A highly regarded regional heavyweight multi-office law firm wishes to appoint an ambitious corporate/commercial solicitor to handle a substantial caseload and play a significant role in the development of the team. You will be a Corporate / Commercial Solicitor with 4+ yrs PQE working in a Corporate & Commercial team and this will be supplemented by the provision of comprehensive training and development.

The firm has a top quality client base and is enjoying a period of sustained success which you will have the opportunity to participate in. From the outset there are opportunities to be involved in high quality technical work and business development.

You will be rewarded with an excellent remuneration package, including a performance related bonus, pension, private medical insurance and permanent health insurance, health screening and life assurance.

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Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Company Commercial £45k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000015559

Contracts Lawyer. A unique opportunity for a talented and ambitious contract lawyer (qualified solicitor or legal executive) is required by a commercial contract team within a commercial department of a formidable Kent law firm. The contract team specialise in providing their clients with a highly effective client service to a variety of client across market sectors. Although the successful contracts lawyer will be provided an existing case load technically the contracts lawyer will be able to advise on matters such as intellectual property, data protections and technology work. However, it is not the end of the world, should your current technical expertise focus upon areas adjacent to the aforementioned! More importantly the successful contracts lawyer will have excellent experience in contract drafting together with considering and managing risk.

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Employment Solicitor Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Employment £50k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000016263

Employment Solicitor - A Kent law firm has a vacancy for an experienced employment solicitor to join their employment team. As part of their continuing growth the employment team are looking for an enthusiastic and pro active employment solicitor with extensive post qualification experience. The successful employment solicitor will work on a full range of employment matters to include respondent and claimant case, corporate support, employee handbooks/contracts, TUPE, outsourcing and contentious work. Salary dependent upon experience.

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