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Civil Litigation Paralegal Permanent, Exeter Devon

Paralegal, Civil Litigation £20k - 24k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022976
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Civil Litigation Paralegal
 
An experienced Litigation Paralegal is required by a Litigation team in Exeter. The Litigation Paralegal will join a dedicated and busy Litigation team to work upon a variety of files under supervision of the Fee Earners.
 
The Firm
A long established and very successful private practice law firm providing clients across the South West with high quality and cost effective legal solutions. The firm hold a number of accreditations and employs some very talented, dedicated and hard working lawyers ably supported by an experienced support function.
 
The Role
The Litigation Paralegal will manage a contentious case load of mixed files involving debt recovery, boundary disputes, consumer disputes, personal injury claims, employment matters and contested probate. The work involves utilising a case management system, preparing trial bundles, drafting court documents and utilising civil procedure rules.
 
The Candidate
The Litigation Paralegal will have good post graduate experience and may hold CILEx or equivalent professional qualification combined with excellent inter personal skills, strong litigation procedural knowledge and good drafting abilities.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Paralegal Permanent, Devon Devon

Paralegal, Private Client £18k - 21k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022994
Details:

Private Client Paralegal
 
A highly regarded regional law firm is seeking an experienced private client paralegal to join their team of specialists in one of their offices in Devon.
 
The Firm
A regional practice with a number of strategically located office throughout the South West. Employing over 50 staff this practice offers legal services to individuals and business clients. Recognised by the legal directories and Lexcel compliant.
 
The Role
The private client paralegal will be technically skilled and proactive and will deal with all private client matters including Wills, Trust and Probate work. Full support will be provided by the firm to help enhance your expertise. The successful private client paralegal can expect to deal with drafting letters, wills, POA's, oaths and client documentation whilst opening and closing files.
 
This is an outstanding opportunity to move to a leading law firm that is enjoying a period of sustained growth.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Paralegal with private client experience. Good communication skills and an ability to work as part of a team or on your own initiative.
 
Salary dependent upon experience. The role is commutable from Cullompton, Exeter, Ottery St Mary, Honiton, Axminster and Seaton.
       

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Legal Administrator Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £20k - 21k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022988
Details:

Legal Administrator/Law Graduate
 
A law firm in Bournemouth requires a full time Legal Administrator/Law Graduate to work as part of their support function providing efficient administration to their Solicitors and Legal Executives.
 
The Firm
A well established practice employing some very talented lawyers, recognised by legal directories, providing a depth of legal services to both individual and business clients.
 
The Role
The Legal Administrator will join a support function to work on a full time basis, five days a week, in a COVID secure office environment. The work will include acting as the first point of call dealing with client enquiries, developing and building new client relationships, providing quotations and taking new instructions, setting up legal files, managing all client correspondence, managing appointments, assisting with cases as per fee earner instruction, participation in marketing, legal research, assisting with billing and dealing with monies received.
 
The Candidate
The role will suit a law graduate looking to progress a career in the legal profession.
Alternatively, an experienced office administrator with a minimum GCSE English and Maths or NVQ Level3. Essentially, A high degree of IT literacy, particularly a good familiarity with MS Office and previous experience of a case management systems.
 
Salary to £21,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Landlord & Tenant Paralegal Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Paralegal, Civil Litigation £20k - 23k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022983
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Landlord & Tenant Paralegal
 
This is a fabulous opportunity to join a law firm in Southampton, Hampshire as part of their property litigation department dealing with landlord and tenant work.
 
The Firm
This multi office practice has a landlord and team which is one of the country`s leading providers of support, advice and claims handling within residential lettings, acting for legal expenses insurers and brokers, managing agents, corporate and private landlords and developers.
 
The Role  
The successful Landlord & Tenant Paralegal must have the ability to handle a significant volume of landlord and tenant cases at all stages with, ideally, experience of estate agents, letting or litigation work in either a junior fee earning or administrative capacity.  
 
The Candidate
They require an experienced litigation lawyer, with good contentious experience.
Other requirements include a strong work ethic, have an excellent and confident telephone manner, highly developed communication and interpersonal skills, and an ability to work with minimum supervision.Candidates will be a Paralegal with good working knowledge and experience of Court procedures and the litigation process in Court.
 
Salary dependent upon experience
         
               
               

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Legal Assistant Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

Paralegal, Family £18k - 21k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023002
Details:

Family Legal Assistant


A private practice law firm with an office in Portsmouth has a Family Legal Assistant role to support fee earners with secretarial support, typing, administration and file assistance.


The Firm
A private practice law firm with an excellent history in providing legal services to clients in the Portsmouth and South East Hampshire. Partner led and employing some very experienced lawyers across a wide range of legal disciplines including civil litigation and family law.


The Role
The Family Legal Assistant will support fee earners dealing with family law by undertaking audio and copy typing of legal documents, preparing court documents, collating trial bundles, administration and managing diaries.


The Candidate
The Family Legal Assistant role will suit candidates with an interest in working in a legal environment and must possess good keyboard and typing skills. Educated to at least "A" level standard or equivalent. A strong communicator and being well organised.
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Legal Secretary Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Legal Secretary, Private Client £19k - 21k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022968
Details:

Private Client Legal Secretary
 
A Southampton private practice law firm has a new opportunity for a Private Client Legal Secretary, with wills and probate experience,  in their Southampton  office which is in commuting distance of Chandlers Ford, Southampton, Eastleigh, Totton, Romsey and Winchester.
 
The Firm
This law firm offers clients in the Hampshire region excellent legal advice across areas of law such as residential conveyancing, family, private client, commercial, corporate and litigation. Employing a wide range of talented lawyers with excellent levels of secretarial and administration support.
 
The Role
The legal secretary will have experience as a  Legal Secretary, ideally in Private Client, with good digital dictation and copy typing skills. The private client legal secretary role will support fee earners with in the private client department and will also require excellent IT skills, knowledge of Microsoft products and previous case management experience. Salary dependent upon experience.
 
Salary £20,000 to £22,000 dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Legal Secretary Permanent, Canterbury Kent

Legal Secretary, Personal Injury £20k - 21k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022952
Details:

Legal Secretary
 
A legal secretary is required to work in a law based in Canterbury, Kent. The role will support the senior lawyer in personal injury and clinical negligence.
 
The Firm
A regional law practice with offices in Kent providing legal services to private and corporate clients. The firm has a long history and has a reputation for providing quality legal advice and excellent client management.
 
The Role
Providing full secretarial support for head of the department, including arranging appointments, dealing with client queries in person and by phone, together with preparation of correspondence by audio typing via the digital dictation system. · Filing, photocopying and opening/closing client files in a timely manner. · Maintaining and coordinating Fee Earner's and diary notes and reporting on these as necessary; Regular consideration of client files; To provide ad hoc secretarial cover for sickness and holiday absences in the team when needed.
 
The Candidate
An experienced legal secretary with a background in dealing with clients, queries by phone, typing correspondence using digital dictation and be familiar with Personal injury and clinical negligence.
 
Salary to £21,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancing Paralegal Permanent, Leicester Leicestershire/Rutland

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £18k - 21k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023004
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Residential Conveyancing Paralegal
A Conveyancing Paralegal with, ideally, previous experience in Residential Property is required by a conveyancing team in a Leicester law firm.
The Firm
Recognised by legal commentators in various directories for their legal advice in a wide area of law. The firm provides support and advice to clients on a regional and national basis in both personal and business law.
 
The Role
 
The Conveyancing Paralegal will undertake the following;
 
·Providing legal support whilst working under the supervision of the Team Leader;
·Managing data/records;
·Reviewing documents;
·Drafting and producing property related legal documents, correspondence and standard forms;
·Assisting with the inception, progress and completion of client files;
·Handling confidential and sensitive information;
·Understanding and utilising basic financial information;
·Communicating directly with clients, estate agents and mortgage lenders;
·Utilising case management software;
·Post completion.
 
The Candidate
 
Whilst the ideal candidate will be forward thinking, dynamic with a modern approach to working within a busy, professional team. Full training can be given, some residential conveyancing experience is desirable.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Legal Secretary Permanent, Northampton Northamptonshire

Legal Secretary, Family £21k - 24k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022969
Details:

Family Legal Secretary
 
A Northampton law firm requires a family legal secretary to join their busy team on a permanent basis.
 
The Firm
An established private practice offering a comprehensive range of legal services to individuals and corporate clients. The firm is fully accredited and employing some very good lawyers.
 
The Role
The family legal secretary will be required to provide secretarial support to family lawyers requiring good typing skills as well as undertaking the preparation of court bundles and billing, dealing with client telephone calls, arranging appointments, providing administration support  and undertaking typing of legal documents and letters.
 
The Candidate
The family legal secretary will have the ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines under minimal supervision. Essentially, as a team player, the family legal secretary will be required to help other team members as and when required. Strong keyboard and excellent IT skills are essential.
Salary between £21,000 to £24,000 dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Legal Secretary Permanent, Northampton Northamptonshire

Legal Secretary, Private Client £19k - 21k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022963
Details:

Private Client Legal Secretary
 
A regional practice with a strong foothold in the East Midlands employing lawyers skilled across many legal disciplines and offices require a Private Client Legal Secretary for their Northampton office.
 
The Company
Recognised by legal commentators in various directories for their legal advice in a wide area of law. The firm provides support and advice to clients on a regional and national basis in both personal and business law.
 
The Role
The Private Client Legal Secretary will provide support to fee earners in the private client team dealing with typing, preparing wills, probate and lasting powers of attorney documents, as well as the typing of trust accounts.
 
The Candidate
The successful legal secretary would, preferably, have previous private client experience but must have strong communication skills, excellent typing abilities, be conscientious, posses strong inter personal skills and be able to show empathy for elderly and bereaved clients.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Conveyancing Paralegal Permanent, Northampton Northamptonshire

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £18k - 24k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022962
Details:

Conveyancing Paralegal


A Conveyancing Paralegal with previous experience in Residential Property is required by a conveyancing team in a Northampton law firm.


The Role
Recognised by legal commentators in various directories for their legal advice in a wide area of law. The firm provides support and advice to clients on a regional and national basis in both personal and business law.


The Role
This is an exciting opportunity and the successful Conveyancing Paralegal will be managing a case load, under the supervision of a team leader,
 
This is a full and busy role and will include the following:
 
·Supporting the Team Leader;
·Managing your own caseload under supervision;
·Title checking, raising and reviewing enquires and reporting;
·Ordering and checking and reporting upon routine property searches;
·Checking mortgage offers;
·Dealing directly with clients, estate agents and lenders;
·Helping out other members of the team whenever possible;


The Candidate
Proven Residential Conveyancing experience and the ability to work within a busy team are essential.
Proven experience of working within a busy residential property team and have full knowledge of dealing with sale, purchase, re-mortgage and transfer of equity matters, including new build and leasehold.
Excellent business development skills are desirable as well as strong organisational skills and an ability to work with minimal supervision.  
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Legal Secretary Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Legal Secretary, Private Client £20k - 24k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022991
Details:

Private Client Legal Secretary
 
An experienced Legal Secretary is required by a private client department of a Salisbury law firm to provide a high quality secretarial service.
 
The Firm
An established private practice advising on all aspects of law throughout the southern region with an excellent client base providing good quality work.
 
The Role
The Successful private client legal secretary will be a fast and accurate audio/copy typist, as you will be required to produce work quickly and within tight deadlines for a number of fee earners in a private client department.
 
The Candidate
Candidates should also be able to work with minimal supervision, be self-motivated and confident with excellent IT and organisational skills, possess previous legal secretarial experience (preferably in private client).  A competitive salary will be offered according to experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Conveyancing Paralegal Permanent, Winchester Hampshire

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £25k - 27k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022990
Details:

Conveyancing Paralegal
 
A busy Residential Property team in a Winchester law firm has a requirement for an experienced Residential Conveyancing Paralegal to join them to support a Senior Property Lawyer.
 
The Firm
A highly professional private practice employing highly experienced lawyers and support staff with a very well established client base and excellent working environment.
 
The Role
The Conveyancing Paralegal will be required to run a case load of files inn addition to supporting a Senior Lawyer with their files containing all aspects of residential conveyancing transactions from instructions through to post completion including typing correspondence. The work involves liaising with all parties and providing administration support to throughout the conveyancing process.
 
The Candidate
Previous Residential Property Paralegal experience is essential. Someone who is confident and competent with being able to work with minimal supervision to given timescales.
Salary to £30,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancing Paralegal Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £20k - 25k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022941
Details:

Residential Conveyancing Paralegal
 
A Southampton office of an award winning Hampshire Law firm require a Residential Conveyancing Paralegal to join their busy Residential Conveyancing Team.
 
The Firm
A multi office regional law firm employing over 100 staff across a number of offices. The firm has a very loyal client base providing the sound base for organic growth. They pride themselves on providing a quality service, reflected by the awards received, and offer legal advice across a wide range of legal disciplines to businesses and individuals.
 
The Role
The Residential Conveyancing Paralegal will undertaken extensive file administration to include: dealing with the return of client's initial instruction, all compliance requirements and checks, prepare contract documentation,, undertake property searches, dealing with exchanges of contract, make SDLT applications.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Conveyancing Paralegal with at least 1 year experience in dealing with residential post conveyancing matters. Essentially, the successful Residential Conveyancing Paralegal will be very well organised.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Conveyancing Paralegal/Secretary Permanent, Winchester Hampshire

Legal Secretary, Residential Property/Conveyancing £25k - 27k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022989
Details:

Conveyancing Legal Secretary
 
An experienced Conveyancing Legal Secretary is required to assistance in their busy Conveyancing Department in the Winchester office at a private practice in the Winchester area.
 
The Firm
An established private practice offering a comprehensive legal service on a regional basis. The firm employs a health mix of experienced Lawyers. They've a friendly office atmosphere and thrive on providing excellent levels of client service.
 
The Role
The Conveyancing Legal Secretary will work with a Senior Conveyancing Fee Earner providing support on all aspects of residential conveyancing transactions from instructions through to post completion including typing correspondence.
The work will involve:
Prepare various legal documents, using digital dictation, as and when instructed
Making online searches and Land Registry applications
Liaising with clients, solicitors and estate agents and other organisations
Using the case management system
Opening paper and electronic files, scanning and photocopying as and when required
 
The Candidate
A Conveyancing Legal Secretary will have 5 years' previous conveyancing experience as a legal secretary or as a conveyancing legal assistant. The successful candidate will be required to have Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, good attention to detail with good keyboard and word processing skills, good numeracy skills and proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
Candidates must be positive, proactive, friendly, organised, be a good team player and able to work to deadlines and be a quicker learner
Salary to £27,000 with parking within a short walk of the office in the centre of Winchester.
Full-time hours: 37.5 per week

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Paralegal Permanent, Norwich Norfolk

Paralegal, Commercial Property £23k - 27k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022972
Details:

Commercial Property Paralegal
 
This commercial property solicitor role offers a fantastic opportunity to work with very high quality work as part of one of the leading commercial property teams based in Norwich.
 
 
The Firm
A highly successful Corporate private practice law firm with a long list of national organisations, companies and public authorities as clients providing very high quality of work. The Commercial Property Department are recognised as a leading force in the region for advising clients with astute commercial awareness and employing a broad range of specialist knowledge including property finance, development work, sales, purchases and investment property.
 
The Role
 It is essential that as a commercial property paralegal you have experience of working in property law as you will be required to assist the commercial property fee earners in the management of their case load, to include property searches, SDLT and completion statements and administration support. Excellent numeracy skills would be an advantage for this commercial property paralegal role as you will also be handling the calculations for stamp duty land tax. If you are looking to further a legal career in commercial property and want to develop your skills and experience with a highly regarded law firm this is the opportunity for you.
 
The Candidate
The successful commercial property paralegal will have previous commercial property experience. The commercial property paralegal will have excellent communication skills. Good academics will be required.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Corporate Paralegal Permanent, Taunton Somerset

Paralegal, Corporate £20k - 30k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022961
Details:

Corporate Paralegal
 
A busy private practice in Taunton, Somerset have a requirement for an experienced Corporate Paralegal to join a Corporate department.
 
The firm
The private practice has very well established roots in the region and employ a wealth of talented staff. They enjoy an excellent reputation for delivering quality legal services to clients.
 
The role
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Corporate Paralegal to  provide support to Corporate Solicitors dealing with mergers and acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures and management buyouts. the role will require reviewing and drafting contracts, undertaking due diligence, drafting terms and conditions, drafting shareholder agreements and service agreements.
 
The Candidate
A  highly competent and experienced Corporate Paralegal with at least 2 years Corporate law experience gained in private practice. The successful candidate must be self motivated with excellent written and verbal communications skills.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Reading Berkshire

Solicitor, Family £40k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022947
Details:

Family Solicitor
 
an experienced Family Solicitor with  privately funded family law experience is required by a law firm in their Reading office.
 
The Company
This private practice law firm is recognised by the legal directories across many areas of law. The firm employs some very talented and highly experienced staff whilst Lexcel accredited.
 
The Role
The Family Solicitor will manage a comprehensive Family case load of privately funded family law matters. The work will involve contentious and non contentious matrimonial, separation, financial disputes and private children law. The work is varied and often technically challenging requiring the successful Family Solicitor to work with minimal supervision.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Family Solicitor may be recently qualified in private family law gained within a regional or City firm.Aadvocacy skills will be required together with excellent client management and business development experience.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Reading Berkshire

Solicitor, Family £38k - 41k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022771
Details:

Family Solicitor
 
A recently qualified Family Solicitor with privately funded family law experience is required by a law firm in their Reading office.
 
The Company
This private practice law firm is recognised by the legal directories across many areas of law. The firm employs some very talented and highly experienced staff whilst Lexcel accredited.
 
The Role
The Family Solicitor will manage a comprehensive Family case load, under supervision, of privately funded family law matters. The work will involve contentious and non contentious matrimonial, separation, financial disputes and private children law.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Family solicitor, self motivated, enthusiastic and keen to develop a career. Good communication skills are also required.
 
Salary £38000 to £41000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Dorset Dorset

Solicitor, Private Client £35k - 40k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022765
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
A friendly, high street law firm in the north Dorset countryside require a Private Client Lawyer to join their private client team. The law firm have built a strong reputation for over delivering on client expectation.
 
The Company - The high street law firm offering a full range of legal services have a new requirement due to further expansion for a Private Client  Lawyer. This Partner lead firm prides it's success on delivering efficient, cost effective and high professional legal advice to both individuals and businesses.
 
The Role - A minimum 12 month's experience in Private Client law is required as either a Solicitor or Legal Executive. This Private Client role will support a Partner and manage a case load of files containing wills, probate, estate administration and trust administration, meeting clients to preparing legal documentation.
 
Additional Information - full time, 5 days per week, competitive salary, friendly and professional atmosphere with highly experienced management team.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Dorset Dorset

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

Job Ref: JO0000022932
Details:

Conveyancer
 
A well established law firm wishes to appoint an experienced residential conveyancer to join their busy residential conveyancing team in Dorset.
 
The Firm
Based in a Dorset market town, this full service law firm, with a long traditional history offering a full service of legal advice to individuals and business clients.
 
The Role
The successful conveyancer will be required to manage a residential conveyancing case load from instruction through to completion and registration, including sales, purchases, transfers & re-mortgages and you will be used to dealing with a high volume of matters whilst working with minimal supervision, maintaining excellent standards of work, achieving set targets and adhering to client service level agreements. Commutable from Wimborne, Dorchester, Poole, Blandford and Sturminster Newton
 
The Candidate
The conveyancer must 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. Previous conveyancing experience essential.
 
Requirements
Qualified Licensed Conveyancer or Solicitor or Legal Executive
Residential conveyancing experience
Good client management experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022933
Details:

Residential conveyancer
 
A Portsmouth law firm requires an experienced Residential Conveyancer to manage their own case load of sales, purchase, re-mortgages, buy to let and equity release files from instruction through to and including post completion.
 
The Firm
A Partner led private practice with an open plan office based in Portsmouth. The firm has a long history in the City and is well led by entrepreneurial and charismatic Partners overseeing fee earners working across different areas of law. The property department has strong links with local agents, developers, builders and investors producing a healthy pipeline of work and ready available case load.
 
The Role
The successful Residential Conveyancer with be required to manage case load will involve between 100 and 150 files at any one time.The ability to work as part of a team, communicate well with clients and have the drive and motivation to succeed in a busy environment.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Residential Conveyancer as either a Solicitor, Legal Executive or very experienced Residential Property Paralegal with a strong background in managing a residential conveyancing case load involving sales, purchases, re-mortgages, equity release of freehold and leasehold properties.
Salary to £40,000
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Ashford Kent

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £34k - 43k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022950
Details:


Litigation Solicitor
 
This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a law firm in Ashford as part of their continued expansion of their dispute resolution team team. They have a need a qualified solicitor from NQ to 4 years' PQE.
 
Ashford has the high speed rail link in Ashford  enabling candidates to commute from areas such as London, Stratford, Ebbsfleet.  
 
The Firm
A regional firm with offices in South East Kent recognised by legal commentators for excellent legal advice.
 
The Role
The Litigation Solicitor will be responsible for a wide ranging case load of litigation files to include commercial and residential landlord and tenant matters, professional negligence, contract disputes, building disputes, debt recovery, contentious probate, boundary disputes
 
The Candidate
The successful candidate will be a qualified solicitor with some experience and a genuine interest in commercial and/or civil litigation. The successful solicitor will be able to manage a case load to given financial and time targets whilst under supervision of a more senior lawyer.
 
Salary to £43,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Property Lawyer Team Leader Permanent, Dereham Norfolk

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £35k - 40k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022925
Details:

Residential Property Lawyer Team Leader
 
A regional law firm wishes to appoint an experienced residential property lawyer to join their busy Dereham office.
 
The Firm
A private practice employing over 100+ staff across offices in Norfolk and Cambridge. Their Property Department employ over 30 fee earners providing a comprehensive property service to include purchases, sales, remortgage, equity release, freehold and leasehold property matters.
 
The Role
Working as part of a team of 7 fee earners in a busy residential property team dealing with sales, purchases (freehold and leasehold properties), remortgages, transfers and equity release. full secretarial support will be provided.
 
The Candidate
The residential property lawyer will need a good experience managing a residential conveyancing caseload from instruction through to completion and registration, including sales, purchases, transfers of equities & re-mortgages whilst working with minimal supervision, maintaining excellent standards of work, achieving set targets and adhering to client service level agreements. The successful residential property lawyer will have the ability to work leading a team, essential, together with excellent communication and organisational skills. Experience in using a case management system is desirable.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Lawyer Permanent, Northamptonshire Northamptonshire

Solicitor, Commercial Property £28k - 35k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022966
Details:

Commercial Property Lawyer
 
A Northamptonshire law firm has a requirement for a Commercial Property Lawyer to join their Commercial Property department work in Kettering.
 
The Firm
An established Commercial Property department employing some very experienced Lawyers and part of a regional law firm. The practice employs over 50 staff and pride their success on excellent client service by employing talented a motivated lawyers.
 
The Role
The commercial Property Lawyer role provides client exposure and responsibility from day one. This is a rare opportunity to join such a highly regarded team. The firm promises, and delivers, excellent work life balance, training and support.
 
The successful Commercial Property Lawyer will be responsible for a wide range of commercial property matters including all aspects of real estate acquisitions, portfolio managements, commercial landlord and tenant work and developments and disposal transactions, together with offering Commercial Property support to the firm's Corporate Commercial Team.
 
The Candidate
The successful Commercial Property Lawyer will have at least 1 years relevant experience and will be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive.
 
Experience of Option Agreements, Conditional Contracts and Corporate Support would also be beneficial, but not essential.
 
Candidates are expected to demonstrate strong technical ability and be able to manage own caseload.
 
Salary to £35,000.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Family £42k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023020
Details:

Family Lawyer
 
A Family Lawyer with experience in handling all family matters such as divorce and financial settlements to work as part of a family team in Salisbury.
 
The Firm
A very well established private practice, partner led, with a long traditional history and a loyal client base.
 
The Role
The Family Lawyer will be responsible for a mixed case load of private and public law family files, dealing with court applications, attending hearings and conferences, liaising with counsel and communicating with clients. The role requires using a case management system and accurate time recording.
 
The Candidate
The Family Lawyer will be either a qualified Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive with experience in dealing with Family law involving separation, divorce and financial settlements.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022995
Details:

Residential Conveyancer
 
A Residential Conveyancer is required by a Salisbury law firm where any opportunity exists to work on a varied, good quality Residential Property case load.
 
The Firm
A private practice with a successful track record and reputation for providing high quality legal services to local, regional and national clients. The firm employ some very experienced and highly talented lawyers recognised by legal directories.
 
The Role
The Residential Conveyancer will work as part of a team and be able to run a comprehensive case load of residential sales and purchases of freehold and leasehold properties.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Residential Conveyancer with at least 2 years' experience.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


NQ Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Newbury Berkshire

Solicitor, Commercial Property £39k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022987
Details:

NQ Commercial Property Solicitor
 
A Newbury law firm has a requirement for a Newly Qualified commercial Property Solicitor to join their established Real Estate Department to handle commercial Property transactions.
 
The Company
A highly regarded law firm with an excellent reputation endorsed by legal commentators. The firm has developed significantly during the last decade through organic growth and is led by a very experienced management team.
 
The Role
The NQ Commercial Property Solicitor will join a busy Real Estate Department and will be required to run a case load of Commercial Property transactions involving sale and purchase of leasehold and freehold premises. There will be ample support from more senior fee earners in developing a career opportunity.
 
The Candidate
A recently qualified Solicitor with a commercial property seat or experience running commercial property files. Knowledge of landlord and tenant, leases as well as the conveyancing process will be required.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Lawyer Permanent, Reading Berkshire

Solicitor, Family £32k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022807
Details:

Family Lawyer
 
A new opportunity for a Family Lawyer has risen within a highly regarded and successful family team in their Reading office.
 
The Firm
A law firm with offices in the M3/M4 corridor services clients with a number of legal services. The firm has seen excellent growth during the last decade and continues to expand organically.
 
The Role
This Family Lawyer role will involve managing a case load, under supervision, including a wide range of privately family files such as high net worth Ancillary Relief and Children Act.
Full time Monday to Friday.
 
The Candidate
The successful Family Lawyer will be qualified as a Solicitor or Legal Executive in family law having recently completed FCILEX or a training contract, including a family law seat.
 
Salary + bonus + private healthcare + pension
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Paralegal Permanent, Bristol Bristol

Paralegal, Commercial Property £30k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023008
Details:

Commercial Property Paralegal
 
An experienced Commercial Property Paralegal with at least 2 years' experience or a recently qualified Solicitor is required by a leading Bristol Law Firm.
 
The Firm
 
Award winning law firm with multiple offices and national coverage with a long and successful history. The firm takes employee welfare to the forefront of it's business and offers an outstanding working environment and employee benefits.
 
The Role
 
The Commercial Property Paralegal will be responsible for;
 
Confidently handling own case load with particular emphasis on your specialist field to service the company's clients;
Managing and taking responsibility for your own files and making effective use of the company's case management system;
Showing a sound understanding and technical knowledge of the principles and issues in your area of expertise and property law generally;
Maintaining and improving existing client relations;
Managing expectations of clients and effectively dealing with any complaints that arise as in line with company policy;
Effective communication with clients;
Occasional marketing and attendance at networking events.
 
All aspects of real estate acquisitions and disposals;
Commercial Landlord and Tenant work.
 
The Candidate
 
At least 2 years' relevant experience (which may be as a paralegal or trainee);
Self-sufficient whilst also having the necessary qualities to work as part of a team;
Strong technical skills and knowledge;
Possess excellent problem solving, organisational and verbal/written communication skills;
Competent at using a case management system;
The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines and targets;
Fully IT literate.
 
Salary to £45,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Lawyer Permanent, Bristol Bristol

Solicitor, Employment £38k - 47k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023000
Details:

Employment Solicitor
 
A Bristol office of a national law firm require an experienced and highly skilled Solicitor to run a varied case load of litigated and non-litigated Employment Rights cases.
 
The Firm
A national law firm with a strong and loyal client base. The firm offer an excellent work life balance and provide employees with a comprehensive benefits package.
 
The Role
The Employment Solicitor will have the opportunity to manage employment advice and/or representation matters, such as, unfair dismissals, wage claims and settlement agreements claims, as well as a proportion of complicated matters (e.g. discrimination/TUPE).  The Employment role will be assessing and advising on the prospects of success and value of Employment Tribunal claims that come in through a dedicated Employment Advice Line.
 
The Candidate
This is an excellent opportunity for an Employment Rights Lawyer who has at least 2 years' experience conducting and managing Employment Rights cases. As an admitted solicitor or legal executive,You will therefore have excellent knowledge of Employment Tribunal rules of procedure as well as the litigation process.
 
Salary to £47000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Corporate Solicitor Permanent, Milton Keynes Buckinghamshire

Solicitor, Corporate £39k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022971
Details:

NQ Corporate Solicitor
 
A thriving regional law firm are looking for an NQ Corporate Solicitor to join their corporate team in Milton Keynes.
 
The Firm
A corporate focused law firm with a number of strategically located offices and employing some highly talented and experienced solicitors and partners. The firm have very high standards and expect all clients to receive the very best legal advice and client care.
 
The Role
The NQ Corporate Solicitor will have been undertaking a mix of corporate and commercial work and will ideally have some experience of banking work although this is not essential.
The NQ Corporate Solicitor will assist the team with all aspects of corporate, commercial and banking work together with attendance at business development events and involvement in business development projects.
 
The Candidate
An NQ Corporate Solicitor with strong academics, excellent presentation and outstanding communication skills are required.
Candidates must enjoy networking, have an eye for detail, be self-motivated and keen to learn and progress.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Cambridge Cambridgeshire

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £35k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022974
Details:

Residential Conveyancer
 
A residential conveyancing team has an opportunity for a residential conveyancer  in their Leicester office.
 
The Firm
An established private practice offering a comprehensive range of legal services to individuals and corporate clients. The firm is fully accredited and employing some very good lawyers.
 
The Role
The residential conveyancer will have  previous experience managing a residential conveyancing case load on behalf of house builder clients. The work involves working upon site developments, plot sales, land and development agreements, sale & purchase of new builds whilst working with minimal supervision, maintaining excellent standards of work, achieving set targets and adhering to client service level agreements.
 
The Candidate
The successful residential conveyancer will also have the ability to work as part of a team is essential together with excellent communication and organisational skills.
The role would suit either a solicitor or a legal executive.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Exeter Devon

Solicitor, Family £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022712
Details:

Family Solicitor
 
A very experienced family solicitor is required by a family department in a law firm based in Exeter.
 
The Firm
A Devon law firm with a long and traditional history of providing effective and affordable legal advice to clients throughout Devon. Partner led and employing over 50 staff.
 
The Role
The successful family solicitor will have a very good grounding in all aspects of privately funded family law to include matrimonial family, ancillary relief, divorce and children laws. This family solicitor role is working within a dedicated team dealing with a variety family cases often for high net worth clients with landed estates and business assets.
 
 
The Candidate
A highly experienced family solicitor with at least 5 years PQE with excellent client management skills and a first class communicator.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Social Housing Solicitor Permanent, Exeter Devon

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022979
Details:

Social Housing Solicitor
 
A Social Housing Solicitor is required by a Property team in a Devon law firm.
 
The Firm
An award winning law firm with a strong reputation throughout the south west for providing cost effective quality legal advice. The Property team deal with all aspects of social property, property transactions including part exchange, plot sales and new build development work.
 
The Role
The Social Housing Solicitor will manage a varied case load involving Social Housing developments to including land/site acquisition, development agreements and related contractual documentation.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with Property development experience is required The role will enable the successful candidate to develop a career under the guidance of an experienced and very successful team.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residenital Property Lawyer Permanent, Exeter Devon

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £35k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022980
Details:

Residential Property Lawyer
 
A Residential Property Lawyer is required by a  law firm in South Devon, Exeter to work in a busy residential conveyancing team.
 
The Firm
An award winning law firm with a strong reputation throughout the south west for providing cost effective quality legal advice. The Conveyancing team deal with all aspects of property transactions including part exchange, plot sales and new build development work.
 
The Role
The  Residential Property Lawyer role will involve managing a full case load of  conveyancing transactions, and post completion work.
 
The Candidate
 
Qualified as a Solicitor, Legal Executive or Licensed Conveyancer
Previous post qualification conveyancing experience is essential.
Must be well organised.
A good communicator.
Have attention to detail.
 
The role is commutable from Dawlish, Torquay, Teighmouth, Newton Abbot and Bovey Tracey
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

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

Job Ref: JO0000022996
Details:

Litigation Solicitor
 
A leading Bournemouth and Poole law firm require an experienced Litigation Solicitor to join their Litigation department.
 
The Firm
A well established private practice providing legal services to both individuals and business clients. The firm employs some leading lawyers across a wide number of legal disciplines and are recognised by legal commentators for providing quality legal advice.
 
The Role
The successful Litigation Solicitor will manage a varied and interesting case load involving property litigation, consumer disputes, contested probate, professional negligence, contract disputes and landlord & tenant matters. The role requires advising clients on procedural processes, injunctions and court process.
 
The Candidate
The Litigation Solicitor will be experienced in handling contentious cases from instruction through to settlement. A keen interest in business development will be necessary.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Compliance & Risk Manager Permanent, Dorset Dorset

Practice Support, Compliance/Regulatory £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022975
Details:

Compliance & Risk Manager
 
The Compliance & Risk Manager  role is with an award winning regional law firm based in North Dorset.
 
The Company
A regional law firm with a strong reputation for empowering a positive working and supportive culture whilst remain conscious of their role within local communities. They are an award winning firm with a down to earth approach whilst remaining passionate about providing an excellent client service.
The Role
The Compliance & Risk Manager will take responsibility for the day-to-day compliance & management ensuring the law firm's regulatory obligations and their professional and practice standards remain compliant at all times.
 
The Candidate
Previous compliance & risk management experience gained within the legal sector and knowledgeable on SAR and AML along with other relevant, legal financial and data protection legislation and frameworks. Proficient at identifying and managing potential risks, putting timely, workable solutions in place and making recommendations for continuous improvement.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solicitor Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Solicitor, Private Client £38k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022931
Details:

Private Client Solicitor
 
A Private Client Solicitor is required by a private client team of a law firm situated in the Bournemouth and Poole area.
 
The Firm
The law firm has offices in the Bournemouth and Poole area whilst clients are wider afield they provide a comprehensive legal service to businesses and individuals.
 
The Role
The Private Client Solicitor will be required to work on a case load involving wills, probate, estate administration, powers of attorney, inheritance tax and lasting powers of attorney. The opportunity to work on more complex and technically challenging work will be available.
 
The Candidate
A qualified solicitor with at least 1 year PQE whilst holding an interest in private client matters. A team player with a positive and flexible working attitude, ambitious and hard working.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Dorset Dorset

Solicitor, Private Client £35k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023001
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
A Private Client Lawyer with a proven track record for handling a wills and probate case load is required by a law firm in East Dorset.
 
The Firm
A multi office practice with excellent links with the local community and an impressive growth history during the past 20 years. The firm have recruitment many talented lawyers across disciplines but they are recognised in the legal directories for their property knowledge and experience.
 
The Role
The private client work will involve advising upon and drafting wills & probate, advising upon tax implications such as inheritance tax, tax planning and trusts, undertaking estate administration, lasting powers of attorney and elderly client matters. The private client department requires a private client solicitor or legal executive with at least 2+ years PQE. Commutable from Bournemouth, Ringwood, New Milton, Lymington, Verwood, and Ferndown.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Legal Executive or Solicitor with at least 2 years PQE in Private Client Law.
The Private Client Lawyer role will require excellent client care, strong communication skills and an ability to develop business.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Gillingham Dorset

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022311
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
A new opportunity has arisen for a Private Client Lawyer to join a Private Client department of a North Dorset law firm. A friendly, successful and professional company offering an excellent working environment, Lexcel accredited. As part of further development they have an opportunity for a Private Client Lawyer.
 
The Company
A regional north Dorset law firm with a strong reputation for empowering a positive working and supportive culture whilst remain conscious of their role within local communities.
 
The Role
As part of succession planning the Private Client Lawyer will be a qualified Legal Executive or Solicitor with at least 3 year's PQE in Private Client Law. Due to the nature of the role future Partnership prospects are very much a reality. The Private Client Lawyer role involves drafting wills, trust administration, estate administration and high net work client work. In addition, supporting the Head of Department in succession planning strategies.
 
The Candidate
A minimum 3 year's PQE in Private Client Law, previous management experience or ambition to manage would be highly beneficial. Proven billing history, ability to business develop and network. Strong communication skills and technically skilled lawyer.
 
Additional information
Full time, 5 days per week, competitive salary dependent upon experience. The Private Client Lawyer role is commutable from Salisbury, Yeovil, Sherborne, Warminster and Blandford.         

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Property Solicitor Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £38k - 48k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022710
Details:

Residential Property Solicitor
 
A Residential Property Solicitor is required by a Bournemouth law firm to join their busy residential property team working on all aspects of residential property law.
 
The Firm
A well established practice employing some very talented lawyers, recognised by legal directories, providing a depth of legal services to both individual and business clients.
 
The Role
The Residential Property Solicitor will be responsible for running a case load of residential property files including the sale and purchase of freehold and leasehold properties, remortgages, equity release, buy to let, right to buy and help to buy.
Reporting to a partner the role will involve client contact and business development.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with at least 12 months experience  in dealing with residential property transactions from instruction through post completion.
 
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Property Lawyer Permanent, Dorset Dorset

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £35k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000021950
Details:

Residential Property Lawyer
 
A Residential Property Lawyer is required by this highly regarded law firm to join a busy conveyancing team within a Residential Property department in their Gillingham, Dorset office.
 
The Firm
This private practice offers a variety of legal advice across a wide range of legal disciplines. They have along and traditional history with close ties to the local community. The firm employs a wealth of experienced lawyers and support staff who enjoy a healthy work life balance.
 
The Role
The successful Residential Property Lawyer will be required to manage case loads from instruction through to completion and registration, including sales, purchases, transfers & re-mortgages and you will be used to dealing with all aspects of the conveyancing process and being able to  work with minimal supervision.
The Candidate
The Residential Property lawyer will have enough experience to be able to hit the ground running. Previous client management skills are essential.
 
The role is open to solicitors, legal executives, and licensed conveyancers.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022957
Details:

Property Litigation Solicitor
 
A forward thinking law firm requires a Property Litigation Solicitor to join their Portsmouth office. The opportunity offers an excellent opportunity to work closely with clients' from a wide ranging client base of small, medium and national companies and organisations.
 
The Company
An award firm law firm with excellent reviews throughout the legal 500 on a wide range of areas of law. Successful and continued growth has resulted from providing outstanding client care, combined with cross department co-operation within the firm ensuring a first class service for clients'. A supportive culture exists throughout.
 
The Role
The Property Litigation Solicitor will join a wider Litigation and Dispute Resolution team and can expect to manage a case load of landlord and tenant disputes, boundary disputes, rent disputes, dilapidations and repairs. Minimum 3 year's PQE required. Excellent career prospects are available.
 
Additional information - Excellent office location in Southampton, full time role, 5 days per week, comprehensive salary and benefits package.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022764
Details:

Property Litigation Solicitor
 
A forward thinking law firm requires a Property Litigation Solicitor to join their Southampton office. The opportunity offers an excellent opportunity to work closely with clients' from a wide ranging client base of small, medium and national companies and organisations.
 
The Company
An award firm law firm with excellent reviews throughout the legal 500 on a wide range of areas of law. Successful and continued growth has resulted from providing outstanding client care, combined with cross department co-operation within the firm ensuring a first class service for clients'. A supportive culture exists throughout.
 
The Role
The Property Litigation Solicitor will join a wider Litigation and Dispute Resolution team and can expect to manage a case load of landlord and tenant disputes, boundary disputes, rent disputes, dilapidations and repairs. Minimum 3 years' PQE required. Excellent career prospects are available.
 
Additional information - Excellent office location in Southampton, full time role, 5 days per week, comprehensive salary and benefits package.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022912
Details:

Property Litigation Solicitor
 
A law firm with established roots in Hampshire require a property litigation solicitor to join their property litigation department in their office in North Hampshire.
 
 
The Firm
A long standing traditional private practice providing legal services to clients. The firm employs many talented lawyers attracting very good quality work.
 
The Role
The Property Litigation Solicitor will work in the firm's litigation department dealing with boundary disputes, landlord and tenant issues, disrepair, dilapidations and rental disputes TheProperty  Litigation Solicitor will be responsible for a full and varied case load.
 
The Candidate
As a Property Litigation solicitor you will be ambitious, confident, and enthusiastic about business development.  A minimum of 2 years' PQE.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022958
Details:

Commercial Litigation Solicitor
 
A fantastic opportunity for a Commercial Litigation Solicitor to join a partner led Commercial Litigation department working with an array of client's throughout the South. A genuine opportunity to develop a career within a highly respected law firm based in Southampton providing exposure to interesting and technically challenging work at times whilst being supported from the top.
 
The Company
A leading regional private practice law firm recognised by the legal directories across many areas of law. The firm employs some very talented and highly experienced staff whilst Lexcel accredited. They pride client relationships as the key success to continued growth.
 
The Role
Working in the Commercial Litigation department the Commercial Litigation Solicitor will have trained in a regional or recognised commercial litigation department and have a distinct interest in developing a career under the guidance of some highly experienced Partner's. The Commercial Litigation Solicitor role will enable good exposure to high quality work across contentious ares such as contract disputes, professional negligence, real estate disputes, insolvency and bankruptcy. The role is full time, 5 days per week.  
 
The Candidate
A qualified solicitor from NQ level with commercial disputes experience gained in a recognised commercial litigation department or firm - Strong academics required.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Planning Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Commercial Property £39k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022978
Details:

Planning Solicitor
 
A top 100 law firm require a Planning Solicitor to join a successful and growing Planning team acting on behalf of clients across Hampshire.
 
The Firm
A leading practice specialising in delivering very high quality client focused legal advice. Recognised by legal commentators as a leader in the specialist field Planning and Environmental law.
 
The Role
The Planning Solicitor will manage a mixed case load of contentious and non contentious planning law dealing with matters such as planning appeals, public inquiries, advising upon sit acquisitions, preparing planning applications, advising upon planning strategy and policy.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with the desire to specialise in Planning law. Strong academics, excellent communication skills, Able to participate in business development.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Fareham Hampshire

Solicitor, Commercial Property £37k - 47k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023019
Details:

Commercial Property Solicitor
 
A Commercial Property Solicitor is required by a regional law firm to join their Commercial Property department working in Fareham. The successful Commercial Property Solicitor will some Commercial Property experience but, may be newly qualified, could have a number of years' fee earning experience.
 
The Firm
A well established private practice providing legal services to individuals and businesses in Hampshire have found their instructions rise considerably and are now in a position to hire.
 
The Role
The Commercial Property Solicitor will manage a case load of sales and purchases of commercial property under supervision of a Partner. The work will involve managing files from instruction through to completion and will include drafting, reviewing and negotiating leases, landlord and tenant agreements, lease back options and drafting legal documents.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor or Fee Earner with previous Commercial Property experience gained in private practice or during training. The successful Commercial Property Solicitor will have excellent communication experience and assist in business development.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022956
Details:

Commercial Solicitor
 
A partner led commercial team in Southampton has an urgent requirement for a commercial solicitor with at least 2 years' post qualification experience.
 
The Firm
A regional practice with a commercial team who act for an impressive range of clients on a local, regional and national basis and as part of continued growth under the guidance of a well respected, approachable and highly commercially minded leader now require a forward thinking, motivated and enthusiastic commercial solicitor.
 
The Role
The successful commercial solicitor will join a commercial team undertaking a wide range of work advising on contracts, commercial agreements, business sales/purchases, shareholder agreements, partnerships, company formations, intellectual property and distribution agreements. This role may also suit a solicitor or legal counsel working in-house but looking to advise a wide range of clients with full client interaction. Likewise, it may suit a solicitor looking to move into a rural setting and seeks a market town work life balance.
 
The Candidate
A minimum 2 years' PQE in Commercial law as a qualified Solicitor. Good academics with a commercial mind and strong communication skills.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Lawyer Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

Solicitor, Family £40k - 48k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022985
Details:

Family Lawyer
 
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a family lawyer to work within a family department based in a Portsmouth law firm.
 
The firm
 
A full service private practice law firm with many long standing employees closely linked with community groups and proud of their heritage. The firm hold many accreditations across a wide range of disciplines. The firm are supportive and encourage lawyers to excel in their disciplines with excellent support infrastructure.
 
The Role
This family lawyer position will require an empathetic individual who is passionate about family law and providing a quality service to their clients at all times. The successful family lawyer will be dealing with a mixed case load, consisting of but not limited to, financial settlements, children disputed, civil partnerships, divorce and separation.
 
The Candidate
The Family Lawyer will be a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Family Fee Earner with at least 2 years PQE. The successful Family Lawyer will be required to manage a case load within given time and financial targets whilst focusing upon excellent client service.
 
Salary £40, 000 to £48,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Family £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022911
Details:

Family Solicitor
 
A privately funded family department require a family lawyer to work in their North Hampshire office, commutable from Andover, Basingstoke, Hook and Newbury.
 
The Firm
The firm is accredited across many legal disciplines and recognised by the legal directories for their professional, cost effective legal advice to individuals and business clients.
 
The Role
The Family Solicitor will manage a case load involving divorce and matrimonial law, including financial settlements, pre nuptials, separation and cohabitation. This is a real opportunity for a family lawyer to make their mark in a dynamic and commercially minded law firm.
 
The Candidate
The Family Solicitor will have the ability and experience to work on their own initiative with minimal supervision. The ability to work under pressure and to given financial targets is essential.  Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Lawyer Permanent, Basingstoke Hampshire

Solicitor, Family £32k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022742
Details:

Family Lawyer
 
A new opportunity for a Family Lawyer has risen within a highly regarded and successful family team in their Basingstoke office.
 
The Firm
A law firm with offices in the M3/M4 corridor services clients with a number of legal services. The firm has seen excellent growth during the last decade and continues to expand organically.
 
The Role
This Family Lawyer role will involve managing a case load, under supervision, including a wide range of privately family files such as high net worth Ancillary Relief and Children Act.
Full time Monday to Friday.
 
The Candidate
The successful Family Lawyer will be qualified as a Solicitor or Legal Executive in family law having recently completed FCILEX or a training contract, including a family law seat.
 
Salary + bonus + private healthcare + pension
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solicitor Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022913
Details:

Private Client Solicitor
 
A law firm in Portsmouth has an immediate vacancy for a Private Client Solicitor.
 
The Firm
A privately owned practice providing legal services to individuals and businesses. The firm employs highly motivated and enthusiastic staff.
 
The Role
The Private Client Solicitor role is a full time, office based role and requires the management of a full case load of Wills and Probate, Estate Administration, Deeds of Variation, Trusts and Court of Protection. files. The Private Client Solicitor will advise clients upon a variety of Private Client matters. Furthermore,
 
The Candidate
The Private Client Solicitor will have at least 2 years PQE with good experience in Will drafting and executing Probate. Ability to manage a case load to given time scales and financial targets. Excellent communication skills are required.
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Court of Protection Solicitor Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

Solicitor, Private Client £32k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022926
Details:

Court of Protection Solicitor
 
A  Court of Protection Solicitor is required to join a Hampshire law firm to work on behalf of clients who receive help from social services and the NHS.
 
The Firm
A regional practice working across many legal sectors employing leading lawyers in their specialist fields. The firm provides legal services to individuals and businesses across the south coast.
 
The Role
The Court of Protection Solicitor will deal with a wide variety of Court of Protection and Care matters such as; Social Services Assessments, Disabled Children and the Children Act, Adaptations to the home, Care of elderly and disabled persons, Residential care, Non-residential care and support, NHS care and support, Benefits and Grants, Funding of Care, Disputes and Compensation Claims, Mental Health Problems, Abuse of the Elderly and Safeguarding, Care planning, Funding of Care, Mental Capacity, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DOLS), Negotiating Best Interests, Decisions and attending Best Interests Meetings, Court of Protection applications and challenges and Enduring / Lasting Powers of Attorney and Deputyship Orders.
 
The Candidate
A qualified solicitor with Court of Protection Solicitor able to run a case load under supervision and must be able to demonstrate empathy when dealing with clients.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Conveyancer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £32k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022766
Details:

Conveyancer
 
This is an outstanding opportunity for a conveyancer to join a fantastic conveyancing team, working on residential properties, in an award winning law firm in the New Forest, Hampshire.
 
The Firm
A private practice with excellent coverage of the southern region providing a full legal service to clients including individuals and businesses. The practice employs over 15 staff working across areas of law such as residential and commercial property, employment, company commercial, wills and probate, civil and commercial litigation, as well as family law.
 
The Role
The successful conveyancer will undertake the management of their own case load from instruction to completion involving all aspects of conveyancing transactions including sales, purchases, transfers & re-mortgages, plot sales and developer work, and you will be used to working with minimal supervision, maintaining excellent standards of work. Working as part of a small team within a larger property department across the practice based in the New forest.
 
The Candidate
This role is suitable for a solicitor, licensed conveyancer or legal executive with at least 2 year's experience running a full case load from instruction through to completion.
Excellent communication skills.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Lawyer Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022796
Details:

Property Lawyer
 
A Property Lawyer is required to join law firm in South West Hampshire. The Property Lawyer will join an established Property Department of a regional practice and will be required to have at least 3 years PQE.
 
The Firm
A partner led private practice offering a comprehensive legal service to both business and individuals. recognised by legal directories in a number of areas of law.
 
The Role
The property team undertake a wide range of work to include the sales and purchase of commercial, residential and agricultural properties, remortgage, equity release, right to buy, shared ownership, leases and rent reviews. The Property Lawyer role requires the Property Lawyer to work unsupervised and be able to use a case management system. Commutable from Romsey, Ringwood, Totton and Salisbury.
 
The Candidate
The successful Property Lawyer will also have at least 3 years PQE with the ability to multi-task under pressure, a keen eye for detail, high standards of customer care and a desire to help in the growth of property department.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £35k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022967
Details:

Residential Conveyancer
 
A Southampton law firm requires an experienced Residential Conveyancer.
 
The Firm
A very well established law firm with offices located in Hampshire providing  a full legal service to businesses and individuals.
 
The Role
This highly regarded Lexcel and CQS accredited law firm based in Southampton wishes to appoint an experienced residential conveyancer to join their busy residential conveyancing team.
The successful residential conveyancer will have previous experience managing a residential conveyancing case load from instruction through to completion and registration, including sales, purchases, transfers & re-mortgages and you will have dealt with a high volume of matters whilst working with minimal supervision, maintaining excellent standards of work, achieving set targets and adhering to client service level agreements.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Residential Conveyancer with at least 12 months' Residential Conveyancing experience.
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 and an exposure to commercial property work is desirable.
 
Salary to £45,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solicitor Permanent, Kent Kent

Solicitor, Private Client £50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023003
Details:

Private Client Solicitor
 
A Private Client Solicitor with at least 3 years' PQE is required by a Private Client department of a regional law firm in South East Kent.
 
The Firm
A regional private practice with extensive history in the South East providing a wide range of legal services to businesses and individuals.
 
The Role
The successful Private Client Solicitor will be working in a dedicated driven team of private client solicitors. The successful private client solicitor will be covering areas including wills, estates and trust matters, including advising on powers of attorney.
 
The Candidate
Must be computer literate and work with the team using an integrated case management system.
A Private Client Solicitor with experience and confidence in handling a case load of Wills, Probate, LPA's and Trusts is required at a highly regarded firm based in Kent commutable from Gillingham, Canterbury and Maidstone.
 
 
Salary dependent on experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Solicitor Permanent, King's Lynn Norfolk

Solicitor, Employment £40k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022804
Details:

Employment Solicitor
 
A Norfolk law firm require a motivated and talented Employment Solicitor with at least 1 year PQE  to join their King's Lynn office.
 
The Firm
A private practice with excellent coverage of Norfolk via a network of strategically located offices. The firm employs some very talented and loyal solicitors providing businesses  and individuals with a comprehensive legal service.
 
The Role
The employment solicitor will join a team four lawyers with the employment team and will be required to advise on claimant and respondent employment cases with employment tribunal representation part of the role. In addition, the employment solicitor will also provide corporate clients advice upon employee contracts and handbooks.
 
The Candidate
The Successful Employment Solicitor  will have experience, at least 1 year PQE, in advising both employers and employees in employment disputes including representing clients in Employment Tribunal claims and drafting employment contracts for employers. The Employment Solicitor will be required to develop a case load and will possess proven business development skills.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Lawyer Permanent, Norfolk Norfolk

Solicitor, Family £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022864
Details:

Family Solicitor
 
A private practice law firm requires a Family Solicitor to manage a privately funded case load in a Norfolk law firm.
 
The Firm
A full accredited private practice with multi disciplines and with a long history of providing legal services to individuals and businesses throughout the region.
 
The Role
The Family Solicitor will be responsible for a Family case load involving divorce, separation, financial settlements, pre nuptials, civil partnerships and private children law.
 
The Candidate
The Family Solicitor will have at least 3 years PQE in privately family law and have a proven billing history, excellent client management skills.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Kettering Northamptonshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022965
Details:

Commercial Litigation Solicitor
 
A Commercial Litigation Solicitor is required by a law firm in Kettering, Northamptonshire.
 
The Firm
Recognised by legal commentators in various directories for their legal advice in a wide area of law. The firm provides support and advice to clients on a regional and national basis in both personal and business law. As well as local clients the firm enjoys a market leading online presence (thanks to it's in-house award winning marketing team), and you will represent clients from all over England & Wales.
 
The Role
The Commercial Litigation Solicitor will join a highly recommended commercial Litigation team dealing will a wide range of clients to include small medium enterprises as well as listed companies across commercial disputes such as shareholder disputes, breach of contract, professional negligence, corporate disputes, contractual disputes and insolvency.
 
The Candidate
A Commercial Litigation Solicitor will have at least 4 years' PQE in Commercial Litigation whilst also possessing excellent Civil Procedure knowledge
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Corby Northamptonshire

Solicitor, Company Commercial £38k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022964
Details:

Commercial Solicitor


A 2-5 year PQE Commercial Solicitor is required by a Corby law firm.
 
The Firm
A regional private practice offering legal services to commercial clients and individuals throughout the East Midlands. Employing over 50 staff the firm continues to expand through organic growth.
 
The Role
The Commercial Solicitor role will include commercial agreements, advising on alternative forms of business structure, giving general commercial advice requiring the successful Commercial Solicitor of having an excellent knowledge of transactional processes. The Commercial department work with businesses throughout the region and are well recognised for their quality of work and legal advice provided.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with at least 2 years' PQE in company commercial law.  Enthusiastic, communicative and personable skills are essential.
 
Salary to £50,000.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


NQ Private Client Solicitor Permanent, Oxford Oxfordshire

Solicitor, Private Client £35k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022981
Details:


NQ Private Client Solicitor
 
This is an excellent career opportunity for a recently qualified private client solicitor to join a very successful, professional and friendly law firm with excellent career prospects.
 
The Firm
Employing over 100 staff and with a long history for providing quality legal solutions to both commercial and individual clients across the region.
 
The Role
This  Oxford law firm requires an additional qualified solicitor to work as part of their expanding private client ream. Candidates will be required to manage a mixed case load of files with minimal supervision. The department successfully handles a range of matters to include advising upon wills and will structures, inheritance tax, tax and estate planning, estate administration, probate and trust work.
As part of a private client team you will be required to contribute to marketing and business development, therefore, a requirement to manage a private client case load to given financial targets within agreed time scales
 
The Candidate
The private client team would like an NQ private client solicitor or a private client solicitor with some post qualification experience. Strong communication skills are essential together with client management abilities.
 
Salary to £45,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Property Solicitor Permanent, Oxford Oxfordshire

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £35k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022937
Details:

Residential Property Solicitor
 
This is an outstanding opportunity for an ambitious  Residential Property Solicitor to join an established law firm handling a full range of quality commercial and residential property work based in Oxford.
 
The Firm
A highly successful private practice law firm  with an excellent reputation and client base across the Thames Valley region. The senior management team are extremely shrewd, commercially aware and people focused managers. The firm has many very long serving members of staff. The property department has a number of fee earners based across various offices in Oxfordshire.
 
The Role
A genuine opportunity for career development within a busy property team. The role will be to manage both commercial and residential property transactions from instruction through to post completion under the guidance f a Partner in the Property team.
 
The Candidate
The successful Residential Property Solicitor will have at least 3 years' PQE. This is a real chance to accelerate your career with a quality firm that is enjoying a period of sustained growth.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Somerset Somerset

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

Job Ref: JO0000022924
Details:

Litigation Solicitor
 
A law firm with established roots in the South West require a property litigation solicitor to join their litigation department in East Somerset.
 
 
The Firm
A long standing traditional private practice providing legal services to clients across the South West. The firm employs many talented lawyers attracting very good quality work.
 
The Role
The litigation solicitor will work in the firm's litigation department dealing with boundary disputes, landlord and tenant issues, consumer contract disputes, commercial contract disputes, partnership disagreements and debt recovery. The Litigation solicitor will be responsible for a full and varied case load.
 
The Candidate
As a litigation solicitor you will be ambitious, confident, and enthusiastic about business development.  A minimum of 1 year PQE.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Swindon Wiltshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022939
Details:


 Commercial Property Solicitor
 
A Swindon office of an established law firm require a Commercial Property Solicitor with at least 2+ years PQE.
 
The Firm
A long established private practice offering a comprehensive legal service to clients throughout Wiltshire and Oxfordshire. The Firm employs a number of highly talented lawyers and the firm pride themselves on providing a healthy work life balance.
 
The Role
The Commercial Property Solicitor will be responsible for managing a varied and extremely interesting case load of commercial property transactions including:
 
- Conditional contracts, options, promotion agreements and development agreements
- Developer land acquisitions and plot sales
- Acquisition, sales and refinancing of freehold & leasehold commercial premises
- Acting for banks in the financing of commercial premises
- Advising and negotiation on commercial leases for both landlord and tenant
 
You will be required not only to provide advice to clients on the best legal action available to them, but also to contribute to business development, including marketing activities and client relationship management.
 
The Candidate
Successful candidates will have gained experience within an established commercial property practice and have worked closely with clients to provide both practical and commercial solutions.
The successful candidate must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
There are excellent long term prospects for the successful candidate. There is a very clear progression plan in place.  This role would suit a dynamic and enthusiastic solicitor who is keen to take the next step in their career within a friendly and supportive environment. In return for your hard work you will be competitively remunerated.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


NQ Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Commercial Property £32k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022929
Details:

NQ Commercial Property Solicitor
 
A commercial property team in a Salisbury law firm require an NQ commercial property solicitor to join their team  providing a full range of property transactions in a newly created opportunity under the guidance of a Partner.
 
The Firm
A privately owned legal practice enjoying continued growth with an existing loyal client base and a number of long serving lawyers offering a comprehensive legal service across disciplines.
 
The Role
The successful NQ commercial property solicitor will be required to deal with predominately commercial property work involving the sale, purchase, acquisition and disposal of shops, industrial units and small premises  both freehold and leasehold.
 
The Candidate
Essentially, the successful NQ commercial property solicitor will have gained some commercial property experience previously in private practice during training or post qualification. There will be an opportunity to work on some residential matters too. Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Part-time Company/Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022797
Details:

Part-time Company/Commercial Solicitor
 
A Part-time Company/Commercial Solicitor with at least 4 years' experience is required by a law firm in Salisbury.
 
The Firm
A successful and expanding law firm with multiple offices adopting flexible working. A forward thinking and well managed business employing leading lawyers with excellent experience.
 
The Role
Working closely with the Managing Partner the Part-time Company/Commercial Solicitor will be responsible for developing and expanding the commercial work, upon a 3 day a week basis, involving non contentious commercial matters.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with at least 4 years' PQE with the ability to work unsupervised.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Wiltshire Wiltshire

Solicitor, Family £36k - 48k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022943
Details:

Family Solicitor
 
A leading regional law firm in Wiltshire have an opportunity for a Family Solicitor  to join their busy team to handle an existing case load.
 
The Firm
This regional private practice employs over 40 staff across offices providing legal advice to businesses and individuals based in Wiltshire, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Dorset. The firm is fully accredited and has a reputation for support their staff to achieve career ambitions.
 
The Role
The successful  Family Solicitor will have knowledge and experience in matrimonial and divorce law. Ideally, possessing networking skills and be commitment to engaging with marketing activities.
This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to establish their career with an ambitious law firm and, in addition to the opportunity of working in a challenging and engaging environment with excellent career prospects, you will receive attractive rewards and benefits.
 
The Candidate
The successful candidate will be a qualified solicitor with approximately 3 years PQE who has completed a family seat during training and, ideally, post qualification. The candidate should reside in commuting distance of Trowbridge, Devizes, Calne, Melksham or Chippenham.
 
Salary dependent upon experience,

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Lawyer Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Family £38k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022928
Details:

Family Lawyer
 
A  Family Lawyer is required by a Family law department of a private practice in Salisbury.
 
The Firm
The practice has developed a very strong reputation in Family Law and employ some very talented lawyers providing high quality legal advice.
 
The Role
The Family Lawyer role will report to a Partner and will receive ample supervision, if required, and will be responsible for running a case load of matrimonial, divorce, separation, ancillary relief and children law matters on behalf of privately funded clients. The team adopt a flexible working practice and lawyers will have the option of flexible working with a couple of days in the office and would be required to live within a sustainable and reasonable commuting distance.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with Family law experience.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Swindon Wiltshire

Solicitor, Private Client £38k - 48k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022938
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
A law firm in Swindon requires a private client lawyer to work within their expanding private client team.


The Firm
A very well run and exceptionally successful private practice law firm offering comprehensive legal services to clients throughout the Thames Valley.


The Role
 
The successful private client lawyer will provide  work in a department of  fee earners to run a case load including wills, probate, tax and trusts, court of protection, estate administration and inheritance tax.
 
 
The Candidate
A Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive with at least 2 years PQE. Excellent client management skills required.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Will Writer Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022799
Details:

Will Writer
 
A Salisbury law firm has an opportunity for a Will Writer to draft Wills and Last Powers of Attorney.
 
The Firm
A private practice with multiple offices offering legal services such as private client, employment, commercial and civil litigation, personal injury, clinical negligence, residential and commercial property, family and company commercial law.
 
The Role
The Will Writer role will involve managing a case load draft Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney. The role can be undertaken on a permanent or a part-time basis including the option to work remotely.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Fee Earner with good Will Writing experience. The successful candidate will have the ability to work unsupervised, possess a healthy billing record and be highly presentable.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Wiltshire Wiltshire

Solicitor, Residential Property/Conveyancing £45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022942
Details:

Residential Conveyancer
 
Due to expansion in this highly busy conveyancing department based in Wiltshire there is a requirement for a new conveyancer.
 
The Firm
A successful law firm with strong roots and a long history in providing affordable and effective legal advice to clients based in Wiltshire.
 
The Role
The successful conveyancer will be responsible for managing a case load of varied residential transactions undertaking property title searches, collating information from agents, lenders and other 3rd parties. The conveyancer will report to the conveyancing partner and will be required to provide clients with a high level client service and therefore strong communication skills are essential. This is a great opportunity for a conveyancer to join a friendly, professional firm who have a high staff retention.
 
 
The Candidate
The Residential Conveyancer will have at least 3 years PQE as a qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or Licensed Conveyancer. Good communication skills are essential.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Social Housing Solicitor Permanent, Central London International

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

Job Ref: JO0000023022
Details:

Social Housing Solicitor


A law firm with an office in Greater London require a Social Housing Solicitor to take up a full time position in a varied role.


The Firm
A leading London firm with a strong association with housing law working with many registered providers focusing on housing management, development and commercial property among some of the disciplines provided.


The Role
The Social Housing Solicitor will join a team dealing with all aspects of housing management such as possession cases, harassment, nuisance, anti social behaviour, injunctions, leasehold management, disrepair and dilapidations.


The Candidate
The Social Housing Solicitor will be a qualified Solicitor with at 1+ year's PQE representing social landlords in relation to housing law management. Previous experience of pre or post qualification in leasehold is highly desirable. Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Lawyer Permanent, Cardiff International

Solicitor, Employment £38.2k - 47.2k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022999
Details:

Employment Lawyer
 
A Cardiff law firm has an opportunity for an experience Employment Lawyer to work upon claimant Employment law involving both contentious and non-contentious employment matters.
 
The Firm
The firm has a strong links with a wide range of clients including trade unions. They provide a wide range of legal services and have a long and fruitful history.
 
The Role
The Employment Lawyer will manage a full case load of contentious and non contentious Employment cases involving  unfair dismissals, wage claims and settlement agreements claims, as well as  discrimination.  
 
The Candidate
2 years' experience as a Solicitor or Legal Executive involving Employment law with good knowledge of Employment Tribunal rules of procedure as well as the litigation process.
 
Salary to £47200

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Reading Berkshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £48k - 58k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022918
Details:

Commercial Litigation Solicitor
 
A Commercial Litigation Solicitor is required to work in a litigation team based in an Reading law firm.
 
The Firm
Employing over 50 staff this regional law firm is well represented across legal areas in the legal directories. The firm can trace it's history for over a century and they've developed strong links with local communities.
 
The Role
The opportunity will enable the Commercial Litigation Solicitor to have an influence upon the team through managing a case load and contributing in the development of the client base. The role will suit a Solicitor currently working in Litigation and looking to engage upon a good quality case load whilst enjoying a work life balance.
The Commercial Litigation Solicitor Role - This will enable the Commercial Litigation Solicitor will be involved in a varied case load including disputes involving commercial, contracts, intellectual property, property litigation, Information technology, and partnership disagreements.
 
The Candidate
A qualified solicitor with 2+ plus years' PQE. A consistent billing record is required together with business development experience.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Corporate & Commercial Lawyer Permanent, Bristol Bristol

Solicitor, Corporate £35k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022923
Details:

Corporate & Commercial Lawyer
 
A Corporate & Commercial Lawyer is required by a busy Corporate and Commercial team, based in Bristol, they are looking for an ambitious solicitor to help with a steady flow of high quality corporate and commercial work. A combination of office and home working will be required.
 
The Firm
 
This is a very well established law firm with a Corporate & Commercial offering the full range of corporate and commercial work and recent instructions include the sale of a market-leading healthcare business, the acquisition of a chain of high street retailers; and negotiating and drafting: agency, manufacturing and international distribution agreements for household name food companies; complex outsourcing and supply arrangements with public bodies such as the NHS and DWP for a major healthcare company; software licensing; and joint venture arrangements.
 
The Role
 
This role offers a broad mix of Corporate and Commercial law work and will appeal to a lawyer seeking a genuine breadth of work and the opportunity to develop a range of skills. They will be part of a friendly, close-knit and highly motivated group of people who believe in achieving client objectives and delivering a top quality service to our loyal clients.
 
The firm are looking for an experienced corporate or commercial lawyer but consideration will be given to a newly qualified lawyer with relevant pre-qualification corporate or commercial experience, who is keen to develop their career, with clear progression opportunities. The successful candidate will assist the partners on large transactions and will also be responsible for their own case load of corporate and commercial work. The role offers a high level of responsibility and 'hands on' experience.
 
Duties/Responsibilities:
 
Teamwork on larger high value corporate transactions;
Take responsibility for running smaller transactions;
Provide legal advice and support to the business;
Support client relationship management;
Involvement in marketing initiatives and attendance at networking events;
Assist in training members of staff and contributing to the department's 'know how' systems.
 
The Candidate
 
Key skills/competencies required:
 
Qualified solicitor/FCILEx with over one year's relevant PQE or equivalent (consideration given to a newly qualified lawyer with relevant pre-qualification corporate or commercial experience);
Strong technical knowledge of company, commercial and contract law;
Strong legal knowledge and drafting skills;
Strong people skills;
Experience of negotiating and delivering corporate and commercial transactions;
Ability to analyse complex legal problems and suggest effective solutions;
Willingness to continually develop and take responsibility for increasingly complex work;
Self sufficient whilst also having the necessary qualities to work as part of a team;
The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines and targets.
 
Salary to £60,000 + company benefits, including:
 
Holiday entitlement of 25 days (plus bank holidays), with extra days after 2 and 10 years' service
"Dress for your day" dress code policy
Employee health cash plan which helps towards cover for optical, dental and physiotherapy treatment and other healthcare costs
Discretionary annual bonus scheme

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Insolvency Solicitor Permanent, Buckinghamshire Buckinghamshire

Solicitor, Insolvency £50k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022720
Details:

Insolvency Solicitor
 
As part of a litigation department a 5+ PQE Insolvency Solicitor is required the grow and develop the team further and is expected to have excellent contacts with practitioners, organisations and businesses. The role will be working in a busy private practice based in their Buckinghamshire office.
 
The Firm
Employing over 40 staff this private practice offers a comprehensive legal service to business clients throughout the region and UK. The litigation team are well represented in the legal directories and have a very good reputation for delivering high quality legal advice.
 
The Role
The Insolvency Solicitor will be required to assist in developing the Insolvency team by way of business development, utilisation of your own portable case load and working closely with internal departments. The work will be varied and may involve contentious and non contentious insolvency matters such as restructures, recovery, administrations, insolvency, securities, director disqualifications and advising on distressed businesses.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with a portable caseload and 5 years post qualification experience. Proven business development and excellent contacts.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Cambridge Cambridgeshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £40k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022970
Details:

Commercial Litigation Solicitor
 
A Commercial Litigation Solicitor is required by a leading law firm in their Cambridge office.
 
The Firm
An established private practice offering a comprehensive range of legal services to individuals and corporate clients. The firm is fully accredited and employing some very good lawyers.
 
The Role
The Commercial Litigation Solicitor will work closely with a partner undertaking cases including commercial disputes, professional negligence, contract disagreements, insolvency and shareholder disputes.
 
The Candidate
A qualified solicitor with at least 1 year PQE in commercial litigation gained working in a regional, national or city firm.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £40k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022930
Details:

Property Litigation Solicitor
 
A property litigation solicitor is required by a law firm in the Bournemouth and Poole area.
 
The Firm
The property litigation  department deal with all aspects of disputes on behalf of businesses, organisations and individuals. The team work with a number of high net worth clients across East Dorset.
 
The Role
The successful property litigation solicitor will be dealing with a wide range of property and land disputes. As part of a wider litigation group this property litigation team has developed a fantastic reputation assisting landowners, landlords and tenants on matters such as rights of way, boundaries and adverse possession as well as dilapidation claims, lease renewals and forfeiture proceedings.
 
The Candidate
The successful property litigation solicitor will offer a strong academic background and be able to communicate confidently with high net worth clients.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Solicitor, Commercial Property £45k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022800
Details:

Commercial Property Solicitor
 
A great opportunity for a proactive and enthusiastic commercial property solicitor to join a prominent Bournemouth & Poole law firm. The role will be to play a significant part in the development of the Commercial Property practice area providing clients quality advice and client care.
 
The Firm
A well established private practice providing legal services to both individuals and business clients. The firm employs some leading lawyers across a wide number of legal disciplines and are recognised by legal commentators for providing quality legal advice.
 
The Role
The Commercial Property Solicitor will work on a case load involving buying/selling freehold and leasehold commercial property, commercial leases for landlords and tenants, landlord and tenant issues, development land, corporate support, acting for lenders, acting for pension schemes, option agreements and business sale agreements.
 
The Candidate
The successful commercial property solicitor will have previous property experience and will be commercially minded with a strong academic background, you will be a hard working problem solver adept in commercial property law.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Corporate Solicitor Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Solicitor, Corporate £45k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022993
Details:

Corporate Solicitor
 
A private practice requires an experienced corporate solicitor for a law firm in the Bournemouth and Poole area.
 
The Firm
An established private practice with a long history and year on year growth. The firm employ some leading lawyers in the area and enjoy a very health client list.
 
The Role
The corporate solicitor role reports to a Partner and requires you to manage a mixed commercial and corporate case load involving a wide range of matters such as terms and conditions, commercial agreements, business sale and purchase, joint ventures and distribution agreements.
The Corporate Solicitor will be required to prepare legal contracts and advise on business structures with associated protection from risks, corporate finance and M&A.
 
The Candidate
Candidates will have 4 years + PQE and offer excellent drafting skills, commercial awareness and business development.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Lawyer Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Solicitor, Employment £45k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022997
Details:

Employment Lawyer
 
A law firm in the Bournemouth and Poole area require an experienced Employment Lawyer capable of running an existing case load with minimal supervision. The Employment Lawyer will have at least 3 years PQE.
 
The Firm
A long established and well respected private practice law firm providing legal services across a wide number of legal disciplines to clients along the south coast and further afield.
 
The Role
 
The Employment Lawyer role will be focussing mainly on non-contentious work, advising on all aspects of employment law and HR matters. This includes: Provision of legal advice and assistance to existing clients, whilst developing your own client base; Working on claimant and respondent matters involving a varied case load; Drafting and reviewing a range of documentation including employment contracts, settlement agreements and HR policies and procedures; Advising clients on a wide range of issues including termination of employment,
avoidance of discrimination claims and advice relating to potential tribunal claims; Guiding employers through collective consultations, redundancy processes and the TUPE
provisions.
 
The Candidate
The Employment Lawyer will be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with an excellent understanding of employment law and tribunal procedure whilst undertaking legal research and staying abreast of changes in the law and guidance. The Employment Lawyer will be well organised with strong drafting and negotiation experience.
A strong grounding in all aspects of non-contentious and contentious employment law with
proven PQE experience of advising on complex matters
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Tax & Trusts Solicitor Permanent, Cheltenham Gloucestershire

Solicitor, Private Client £60k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000020943
Details:

Tax & Trusts Solicitor
 
A very good opportunity has arisen in a Cheltenham law firm for a Tax & Trusts Solicitor.
 
The Firm
A high quality legal services provider employing leading Solicitors and Partners with a wealth of city based experience. the firm attracts high quality clients across the country.
 
The Role
The Tax & Trusts Solicitor will be a key figure with in the private client team and will be provided the opportunity to demonstrate their technical skills across inheritance tax planning, capital gains tax and trust law. This is a genuine career changing move offering very high quality work and will suit someone looking to relocate from the City or a regional law firm.
 
The Candidate
The successful Tax & Trusts Solicitor will have gained solid approximately 5 years post qualification experience in a City, regional or offshore private client team dealing with complex private client work.
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Contentious Probate Solicitor Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £38k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022992
Details:

Contentious Probate Solicitor
 
A contentious Probate Solicitor is required by a specialist litigation team employing some leading lawyers in Portsmouth.
 
The Firm
 
A private practice with a long history, established decades ago, with strong community links and investors in charitable organisations locally. The practice provides legal services ton clients relating to businesses and private individuals. A friendly, professional working environment with excellent support and development provided.
 
The Role
 
Due to expansion a new opportunity for a contentious probate solicitor to work in a dedicated team. The successful contentious probate lawyer will manage a case load of contentious wills, probate and trusts disputes involving  various complexities.
 
The Candidate
 
A proven litigator with private client dispute experience, ideally from NQ to 5 years' post qualification experience with good knowledge of court litigation processes, excellent communication skills and must be qualified as a solicitor or legal executive. Previous contentious probate experience will be required.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Regulatory Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £50k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022921
Details:

Regulatory Solicitor
 
A Regulatory Solicitor with 2 + year PQE is required by a law firm in Hampshire to work in their Professional Discipline team.
 
The Firm
A leading law firm with  a wide range of long standing clients in both the public and private sector, including all forms of NHS organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies, registered providers, insurers, police, fire and rescue services, independent health and social care providers, charities and GP practices.
 
The Role
The work requires managing an investigatory caseload where it is alleged that the registrant's fitness to practise is impaired through misconduct, competence or health issues and preparing those cases for hearings before panels and committees of the relevant regulators. The work is varied, challenging and rewarding and the cases cover everything from large-scale fraud or multi-patient clinical failings through to inappropriate sexualised behaviour.
 
Main Duties and Responsibilities
Ssolicitors carry out the day-to-day conduct of the regulator's cases under the supervision of a partner and with the assistance of a paralegal. In summary, solicitor caseholders:
·Prepare the case plan at the outset of the case;
·Prepare advice on procedural or evidential issues;
·Correspond with the defence;
·Ensure that all factual evidence required to prove the allegations is obtained;
·Are the key point of contact for all witnesses;
·Interview key witnesses in complex cases or if the witness deals with novel or sensitive issues or is a vulnerable witness;
·Supervise witness statements taken by paralegals;
·Instruct experts and identify if any amendments are necessary to the expert report;
·Prepare instructions to counsel (both our internal advocates and the external bar);
·Attend conferences with counsel;
·Ensure that all action points following the conference are completed;
·Either draft the charge or review the draft charge against the evidence if drafted by counsel;
·Carry out disclosure of unused material;
·Liaise with the defence in the run up to the hearing;
·Supervise the preparation of the hearing bundle by the paralegal;
·Attend hearing at outset only, unless there are legal issues or problems with the case;
·Seek instructions from the client on any issues that arise in the course of the hearing;
·Prepare final reports at the conclusion of a case; and
·Present cases to Practice Committees/Interim Orders Committees.
 
The Candidate
Whilst previous experience in the field of regulation and professional discipline is strongly preferred, it is not essential.Candidates will however be expected to be able to demonstrate at interview that they are self-motivated and commercially minded, as well as having good interpersonal skills and being able to work effectively in teams.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Construction Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Construction £50k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022944
Details:

Construction Solicitor
 
This is a truly outstanding opportunity for a Construction Solicitor to work in a team dealing with very high quality work for national and regional clients, public and private sector, across sectors such as Energy and Health. Based in Hampshire, this is an excellent career opportunity with a fantastic work life balance.
 
The Firm
A leading firm employing very highly talented lawyers across many sectors. The firm recognises the importance of employee welfare and have adopted flexible working arrangements, benefits and encourage a healthy work life balance whilst providing excellent career prospects.
 
The Role
The Construction Solicitor role will be part of a team dealing with all aspects of non contentious construction work involving JCT forms of contract relating to multi million pound developments and some of the largest projects in the UK.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with a positive attitude, good academic record, able to business develop with clients and possessing good construction experience of at least 3 years' PQE.
Salary to £65,000 + bonus and flexible benefits package (including private health care, pension).

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Corporate Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Corporate £45k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022955
Details:

Corporate Solicitor
 
A Southampton law firm has a requirement for a recently qualified Corporate Solicitor to join their busy Corporate department.
 
The Firm
A private practice law firm employing many highly experienced lawyers. The Corporate team is partner led and employ solicitors with regional or national firm backgrounds carrying out all aspects of corporate transactions, often very good quality work.
 
The Role
The Corporate Solicitor will be responsible for supporting Corporate solicitors on all aspects of Corporate transactions as well as managing your own files. This is an outstanding opportunity to gain exposure to very good quality work involving sales, purchases, mergers, acquisitions and management buyout/in.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Corporate Solicitor with 2 to 5 years post qualification experience gained in a regional, recognised or City private practice. The successful Corporate Solicitor will be ambitious , highly motivated and keen to develop a career within a forward thinking legal business.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Child Care Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Family £40k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022984
Details:

Child Care Solicitor.
 
A Child Care Solicitor is required by a Hampshire law firm to handling a range of Child Care matters.
 
The Firm
The firm has offices strategically placed along the South Coast and employs over 80 staff providing a wide range of legal services.
 
The Role
 
The Child CareSolicitor will work as part of an existing Child Care team in Hampshire. The Child Care Solicitor will undertake work for guardians and parents with all aspects of advocacy relating to child protection. through publicly funded law.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with previous publicly funded Child Care experience dealing with all aspects of advocacy in Court.
       
 
               

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Private Client £45k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022949
Details:

Private Client Solicitor
 
A law firm in North Hampshire require an experienced private client solicitor to work in a private client team providing a comprehensive private client service to individual clients.
 
The Firm
A forward thinking private practice law firm, privately owned and employing over 50 staff. The firm has a long history and provides a wide range of legal services to individuals and commercial business, organisations and charities.
 
The Role
The Role will be working as part of a team which is Partner led. The successful private client solicitor will manage an interesting and varied case load involving drafting wills, advising on estate planning, undertaking estate administration, dealing with probate and court of protection.
 
The Candidate
The successful private client solicitor will possess at least 2 years'  PQE dealing with a private client case load. Proven client management and excellent communication skills are required . Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Insolvency Solicitor Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

Solicitor, Insolvency £45k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022954
Details:

Insolvency Solicitor
 
An experienced Insolvency Solicitor  is required to join an Insolvency team in a Hampshire law firm based at their Portsmouth office.
 
The Firm
An established private practice with large investment made in cutting edge technology and employing some of the regions most talented lawyers. The firm has enjoyed continued success and growth during the last decade.
 
The Role
The Insolvency Solicitor will be responsible for a case load of Insolvency files involving contentious and non contentious work, restructuring, administrations, CVA's and business rescues.
 
The Candidate
The successful insolvency lawyer will have previous insolvency, ideally with some experience of contentious insolvency matters. A good working knowledge of the Civil Procedure Rules is also essential. The Insolvency Solicitor role will be best suited to applicants with outstanding organisational and time management abilities and a genuine ability to support an insolvency team. In addition to the above, the Insolvency Solicitor will have a strong academic and legal background with at least 4 years PQE..
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Leicestershire Leicestershire/Rutland

Solicitor, Family £48k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022768
Details:

Family Solicitor
 
A  Family Solicitor with 4+ years PQE is required by an East Midlands law firm to run a busy privately funded family case load.
 
The Company
A legal 500 firm with coverage across the home counties and East Midlands with a long history. A partner led private practice with an excellent reputation for commercial excellence.
 
The Role
The successful Family Solicitor will manage a case load of files to include matrimonial matters such as divorce, separation, ancillary relief and children law. The family solicitor will have approximately 4+ years PQE in family law and must be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills with proven business development experience. The role is commutable from Leicester, Corby and Stamford.
 
 
The Candidate
A qualified solicitor with at least 4 years PQE in dealing with a family law case load working for a private practice. The Family Solicitor will hold strong academics, excellent communications skills and be very well organised.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Housing Management Solicitor Permanent, Lancashire Lancashire

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023006
Details:

Housing Solicitor
 
A Lancashire law firm, within commutable distance of Preston,, Bolton, Chorley, Blackburn and Wigan, have a requirement for a Housing Solicitor to join their busy Housing department working closely with Social Housing providers.
 
The Firm
A very well established law firm with an excellent reputation for providing first class legal solutions to their clients'. The firm has seen significant growth through a mix of acquisition and organic expansion. They provide a very good work life balance, flexible working, outstanding benefits and bonuses.
 
The Role
The successful Housing Solicitor will run a varied case load involving housing disrepair, residential possession claims, antis-social behaviour and civil injunctions. An excellent opportunity to develop a career with good support and good quality work.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor from with a background of litigation, anti-social behaviour, possession claims, housing disrepair.
 
Salary dependent upon experience to £65,000
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Public Sector Commercial Contract Solicitor Permanent, London London

Solicitor, Company Commercial £55k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023011
Details:

Public Sector Commercial Contract Solicitor
 
A thriving Commercial law firm with offices throughout the UK have a requirement for a 3 + PQE Commercial Contract Solicitor advising public body clients in their London office.
 
The Firm
This highly successful law firm works with both private and public sector clients. Employing over 500 employees they are recognised, by many lawyers and clients, as a firm of choice to work with. Having adopted a flexible working approach pre-Covid times.
 
The Role
This is a non-contentious role within a housing and regeneration department focusing upon registered providers in advising them on public procurement by advising, reviewing and drafting a wide range of commercial contracts including;
Sale and supply of goods & Services,
IT Software agreements
Intellectual property rights
Collaboration and Partnership Agreements
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with at least 3 years experience of Commercial Contracts. A commercial minded individual with excellent communication skills, a hard work ethic and able to work confidently with Partners on high quality work.
 
Salary to £65,000 + bonus

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Clinical Negligence Solicitor Permanent, Manchester Manchester

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £55k - 62k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022945
Details:

Senior Clinical Negligence Solicitor
 
An opportunity for a Senior Clinical Negligence Solicitor in Manchester to join a claimant Clinical Negligence Department of a UK wide law firm.
 
The Firm
An award winning law firm with offices throughout the UK with reputation for providing a healthy work life balance to their employees whilst providing good quality work from well established clients.
 
The Role
The Clinical Negligence Solicitor will join the claimant Clinical Negligence team and manage a full case load of a multi track complex, high values files. The work will focus on surgical error, brain injuries, birth injuries and complications such as cerebral palsy, injuries, caused by mesh implants, misdiagnosis and delayed diagnosis involving cancer.
Whilst the role will require supporting less experienced lawyers and mentoring team members with their multi and fast track cases it will require instructing and liaising with case managers and experts, obtaining relevant documents, preparing witness statements,, preparing and participating in Conferences and advocating at hearings and trials.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Clinical Negligence Solicitor or Legal Executive with at least 8 years PQE with an excellent understanding of the litigation process with the ability to lead others.
 
Salary to £62,000 including 25 days holiday, pension, healthcare,

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Lawyer Permanent, Northampton Northamptonshire

Solicitor, Employment £40k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022973
Details:

Employment Solicitor
 
A very successful law firm has a vacancy for an experienced Employment Solicitor to join their employment team in Northampton.
 
The Firm
An outstanding law firm with offices strategically located throughout the East Midlands. Highly rated by the legal directories across numerous legal disciplines.
 
The Role
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.
 
The Candidate
The successful Employment Solicitor will have at least 2 years post qualification experience.  As part of their continuing growth the employment team are looking for an enthusiastic and pro active employment solicitor. Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solicitor Permanent, Northampton Northamptonshire

Solicitor, Private Client £45k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022769
Details:

Private Client Solicitor
 
A private client solicitor is required by a private client team of a Northampton law firm.
 
The Firm
A fully accredited private practice law firm with a very busy Employment department working with regional, national and international clients. The firm offer excellent support and training to their staff across all levels.
 
The Role
The private client team requires a private client solicitor, on a permanent full time basis, to manage a busy and varied private client case load. The private client team undertakes work involving wills, probate, inheritance tax, lasting powers of attorney, estate planning, estate administration and Court of Protection. Salary dependent upon experience.
 
The Candidate
The successful private client lawyer with at least 4 years PQE will possess the drive and determination to build their career within an established private client team whilst demonstrating excellent client management skills and strong private client technical skills.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Lawyer Permanent, Banbury Oxfordshire

Solicitor, Commercial Litigation £40k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022934
Details:

Litigation Lawyer
 
A Litigation Lawyer with at least 3 years' post qualification experience is required by a law firm in Banbury to undertake a mixed commercial and civil disputes case load.
The Firm
A very well run and exceptionally successful private practice law firm offering comprehensive legal services to clients throughout the Thames Valley. The firm adopts a friendly, flexible approach who are both progressive and forward thinking offering a good work/life balance.
The Role
 
The successful applicant will run a mixed Commercial and Civil Litigation case load including Alternative Dispute Resolution. The role will involve responsibility for a small Litigation team with minimal supervision whilst participating in the growth of the department. the work will involve matters such as property litigation, breach of contract, company/ commercial, construction, insolvency and commercial debt recovery disputes.
 
The Candidate
 
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with at least 3 years' PQE in Commercial and Civil Litigation. Excellent organisational skills and a keen eye for detail; Have a commercial and creative mindset; Display a proven ability of working to deadlines; Have excellent verbal and written communication skills and display the ability to form a good working rapport with clients and third parties;  Demonstrate good strategic and negotiation skills, together with resourcefulness and exemplary drafting ability; Play an integral role in a busy team which deals with a varied and wide range of commercial and civil disputes on behalf of both businesses and individuals.
 
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solicitor Permanent, Oxford Oxfordshire

Solicitor, Private Client £45k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022880
Details:

Private Client Solicitor
 
A law firm in Oxford has a requirement for an additional Private Client Solicitor to join their Private Client Department.
 
The Firm
A very well established private practice law firm with a loyal client base. The firm employs many highly experienced lawyers  and with a very competent management team they continue to delver high quality legal solutions.
 
The Role
Reporting to a Partner in the Private Client department the Private Client Solicitor will be required to manage a case load of mixed files including wills, probate, estate administration, inheritance tax planning and trusts. The role will be full time, 5 days per week, requiring excellent time management.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Private client Solicitor with at least 1 year PQE in Private Client law. The successful Private Client Solicitor will have experience in client management, possess empathy and strong communication skills.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Somerset Somerset

Solicitor, Commercial Property £40k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022960
Details:

Commercial Property Solicitor
 
A friendly and supportive law firm with offices in Somerset require a commercial property solicitor to join their commercial property team.
 
The Firm
An established private practice proving legal services to individual and business clients. The firm has a strong management function employing some very experienced lawyers.
 
The Role
This is a great opportunity for a commercial property solicitor to manage a case load  of sale and purchases, landlord and tenant, new leases and lease renewals. The role will also support the commercial department in the disposal of assets. The role will involve business development and marketing.
 
The Candidate
This commercial property solicitor role would suit a confident and enthusiastic solicitor with approximately 2 to 4 years PQE to support more experienced solicitors.  Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Associate Negligence Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £50k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023015
Details:

Associate Clinical Negligence Solicitor
 
A new opportunity has arisen within a Birmingham Clinical Negligence and Medical Malpractice department for an Associate Clinical Negligence Solicitor.
 
The Firm
The firm acts for a wide range of long standing clients in both the public and private sector, including all forms of NHS organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies, registered providers, insurers, police, fire and rescue services, independent health and social care providers, charities and GP practices.
 
The Role
The Associate Clinical Negligence Solicitor role will involve managing a case load of claims on instructions from NHS Resolution against GP's and other medical professionals. The department carries out a wide range of other work which includes inquests, advising on regulatory matters, public law issues, judicial reviews, mental health issues and clinical risk management.
 
The Candidate
The associate Clinical Negligence Solicitor will be aa self-motivated, ambitious and experienced Solicitor, Senior Solicitor or Associate to join a highly regarded and expanding clinical negligence/medical malpractice litigation team. The successful candidate will be expected to have litigation experience and well-versed in understanding the needs of our client base, preferably gained at a NHS Resolution Panel firm, together with experience of handling and advising on cases involving complex issues and maximum severity injuries. Experience of managing claims against GPs is an advantage but not essential.
 
Salary dependent upon experience
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Public & Private Sector Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Company Commercial £50k - 63k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023012
Details:

Public & Private Sector Commercial Solicitor
 
A national law firm employing 400+ staff across a network of offices and supplying clients in the private and public sector with high quality legal advice has a requirement for a Public & Private Sector Commercial Solicitor with at least 2 + years PQE to work in Birmingham. This opportunity provides quite exceptional quality and technically challenging work.
 
The Firm
 
The firm act for a wide range of long standing clients in both the public and private sector, including all forms of NHS organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies, registered providers, insurers, police, fire and rescue services, independent health and social care providers, charities and GP practices.
 
The Role
The firm's national projects and regeneration team carries out a full range of property work including development and construction work for its housing association and social care clients. The successful candidate will undertake a wide range of high quality and complex commercial work primarily for the public sector housing association and healthcare clients.
The role will involve responsibility for your own case load as well as working closely with the partners and solicitors of the commercial teams on business development opportunities. A genuine interest in growing business from existing clients as well as targeting and attracting new clients is therefore very important. The firm don't believe in standing still so all the team are encouraged to get out there, raise their profile and network in order to help grow the department and promote their career prospects.
 
 
The Candidate
The successful candidate will be a commercially minded solicitor who can work very closely with clients, provide first class practical advice and who is technically proficient in drafting and advising on a range of contractual agreements, including service contracts, joint venture arrangement, contracts for the supply of goods and services and IT / software related contractual arrangements .
Prior experience in social housing or in healthcare will be an advantage.
 
Candidates will be expected to be able to demonstrate at interview that they have:  experience of commercial contracts and IT / software projects;  excellent interpersonal and communication skills;  excellent commercial awareness;  excellent organisation and time management skills;  the ability and willingness to work flexibly and autonomously;  a hard working attitude;  a resilient nature;  a team orientated mindset.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Family Solicitor Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Family £40k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022770
Details:


Senior Family Solicitor
 
A very experienced senior family solicitor is required to join a family team in Birmingham. The senior family solicitor will be required  to manage a case load of privately funded family files on a full time basis.
 
The Firm
A law firm with offices based in the Birmingham area and employing over 40 staff. The firm work across all areas of law providing legal services to clients from business and individuals.
 
The Role
The family department work with large percentage of high net worth clients offering good quality work. The senior family solicitor will manage a case load of privately funded family files including divorce, separation, cohabitation, ancillary relief and private children law.
 
The Candidate
The successful senior family solicitor will have extensive previous post qualification experience in dealing with privately funded matrimonial cases including divorce, financial matters and children law. Previous advocacy experience would be beneficial in addition to strong experience in  the preparation of trial bundles for both county court and the family proceedings court.
The senior family solicitor will contribute to the expansion of the client base through business development activities and the firms marketing.
 
 
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Birmingham West Midlands/Birmingham

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022772
Details:

Private Client Lawyer
 
A dedicated private client team, in the Birmingham area, require an experienced private client lawyer to join their team to undertake an existing case load.
 
The Firm
A law firm with offices based in the Birmingham area and employing over 40 staff. The firm work across all areas of law providing legal services to clients from business and individuals.
 
The Role
The Private Client Lawyer will be required to manage a varied private client case load  to include wills, probate, estate administration, court of protection and trusts.
 
The candidate
The private client lawyer will have solid technical skills and will have gained a healthy, continuous post qualification experience, of 4+ PQE, in a private client career handling wills, probate, estate administration, trusts and court of protection matters. Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Education Solicitor Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Company Commercial £40k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023021
Details:

Education Solicitor
 
A Salisbury law firm has an opportunity within their Education department for a Education Solicitor.
 
The Firm
The Firm's Education department act for academies, independent schools, grammar schools, preparatory schools, and nurseries in relation to staffing, governance, charity law, intellectual property and data protection.
 
The Role
A rare opportunity for a specialist Education Solicitor to join a law firm in Salisbury, Wiltshire. This Education Solicitor role will enable the successful education Solicitor to work on a wide range of Education matters such as; advising education clients, working on contentious Educational matters including tribunal work, policy drafting, academy conversions, safe guarding, admissions and exclusions as well as data protection.
 
The Candidate
The successful Solicitor will have an interest in Education law and may have a background in Education law, Charity Law and/or Commercial law.
Experience of GDPR, data protection, safe guarding, advising on complaints and exclusions would be beneficial.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Tax & Trusts Solicitor Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Solicitor, Private Client £40k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022948
Details:

Tax & Trusts Solicitor
 
A Tax and Trust Solicitor is required by a Salisbury law firm where any opportunity exists to work on a varied, good quality case load.
 
The Firm
A private practice with a successful track record and reputation for providing high quality legal services to local, regional and national clients. The firm employ some very experienced and highly talented lawyers recognised by legal directories.
 
The Role
The Tax & Trust Solicitor will wok upon a varied high net worth case load involving landed estates, tax succession planning and trusts. The role also  requires assisting other Solicitors, as well as advising on cases, involving wills and probate. The work will often involve complex matters such as multi jurisdictional tax.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with a strong academic record. A minimum 1 year PQE with a distinct interest in Tax is essential.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Housing Management Solicitor Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023005
Details:

Housing Management Solicitor
 
A Leeds law firm who act for a wide range of long standing clients in both the public and private sector, including all forms of NHS organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies, registered providers, insurers, police, fire and rescue services, independent health and social care providers, charities and GP practices requires a Housing Management Solicitor with up to 5 years' PQE
 
The Firm
A very successful law firm employing over 500 staff with offices located in strategical locations across the UK. The firm are recognised for their employee support and welfare.
 
The Role
The successful candidate will be someone who can work closely with clients, provide first class practical advice and who is technically proficient in housing management work. Prior experience in running a high quality litigation case load, anti-social behaviour, residential possession claims, civil injunctions and housing disrepair will be highly regarded.
The role will involve responsibility for your own case load, with some support available from Paralegals as well as working closely with the Partners and other Solicitors on business development opportunities and marketing.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor from NQ to 5 years' PQE with a background of litigation, anti-social behaviour, possession claims, housing disrepair.
A genuine interest in growing business from existing clients as well as targeting and attracting new clients is therefore very important.
 
Salary to £65,000
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Clinical Negligence Solicitor Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £45k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023013
Details:

Clinical Negligence Solicitor
 
A first class opportunity to join a leading law firm as a Clinical Negligence Solicitor in their Leeds office.
This role offers excellent quality of work and is considered a firm of choice when worth in Clinical Negligence claims.
The Firm
A national law firm with strong client contacts with private and public sector clients across healthcare organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies. The firm enjoys award winning success and are recognised as a best company to work for.
 
The Role
The Clinical Negligence Solicitor will manage a case load of defendant Clinical Negligence claims as part of a clinical negligence and medical malpractice litigation team. The work will involve complex and severe injuries against Doctors and medical professionals involving litigation. The role will work closely with a Partner and will provided client contact and business development.
 
The Candidate
A self motivated, ambitious Clinical Negligence Solicitor with good litigation experience and a desire to work upon defendant Clinical Negligence claims. The successful person will be from NQ Solicitor level (with good pre training contract experience) with a strong aptitude for clinical claims. The ideal candidate will have between 2 to 5 years PQE.
 
Salary dependent upon experience to £61,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Solicitor - Private and Public sector Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Company Commercial £50k - 63k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023016
Details:

Commercial Solicitor - Private and Public sector
 
A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Commercial Solicitor to work upon a high quality case load as part of a forward thinking law firm recognised for their employee welfare to work in Leeds.
The role will enable flexible working and a number of days home working per week.
 
The Firm
A private practice employing leading lawyers across disciplines and enjoying unprecedented growth attracting new clients and increased work levels from existing clients'.
 
The Role
The successful candidate will undertake a wide range of high quality and complex commercial work involving commercial contracts and IT software projects. Reviewing, drafting and negotiating high value commercial contracts, excellent opportunity to be involved in business development with excellent long standing clients.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with at least 2 years' PQE in commercial work. Excellent skills in drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial agreements. Strong communication skills are essential.
 
Salary dependent upon experience - to £63000 + bonus and benefits

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Regulatory Solicitor Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £45k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022920
Details:

Regulatory Solicitor
 
A Regulatory Solicitor with 2 year PQE is required by a law firm in Leeds to work in their Professional Discipline team.
 
The Firm
A leading law firm with  a wide range of long standing clients in both the public and private sector, including all forms of NHS organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies, registered providers, insurers, police, fire and rescue services, independent health and social care providers, charities and GP practices.
 
The Role
The work requires managing an investigatory caseload where it is alleged that the registrant's fitness to practise is impaired through misconduct, competence or health issues and preparing those cases for hearings before panels and committees of the relevant regulators. The work is varied, challenging and rewarding and the cases cover everything from large-scale fraud or multi-patient clinical failings through to inappropriate sexualised behaviour.
 
Main Duties and Responsibilities
Ssolicitors carry out the day-to-day conduct of the regulator's cases under the supervision of a partner and with the assistance of a paralegal. In summary, solicitor caseholders:
·Prepare the case plan at the outset of the case;
·Prepare advice on procedural or evidential issues;
·Correspond with the defence;
·Ensure that all factual evidence required to prove the allegations is obtained;
·Are the key point of contact for all witnesses;
·Interview key witnesses in complex cases or if the witness deals with novel or sensitive issues or is a vulnerable witness;
·Supervise witness statements taken by paralegals;
·Instruct experts and identify if any amendments are necessary to the expert report;
·Prepare instructions to counsel (both our internal advocates and the external bar);
·Attend conferences with counsel;
·Ensure that all action points following the conference are completed;
·Either draft the charge or review the draft charge against the evidence if drafted by counsel;
·Carry out disclosure of unused material;
·Liaise with the defence in the run up to the hearing;
·Supervise the preparation of the hearing bundle by the paralegal;
·Attend hearing at outset only, unless there are legal issues or problems with the case;
·Seek instructions from the client on any issues that arise in the course of the hearing;
·Prepare final reports at the conclusion of a case; and
·Present cases to Practice Committees/Interim Orders Committees.
 
The Candidate
Whilst previous experience in the field of regulation and professional discipline is strongly preferred, it is not essential.Candidates will however be expected to be able to demonstrate at interview that they are self-motivated and commercially minded, as well as having good interpersonal skills and being able to work effectively in teams.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Barrister Permanent, Leeds Yorkshire

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £55k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023017
Details:

Barrister
 
This is an outstanding opportunity for a Barrister to work, in house, for a private practice law firm based in Leeds. The firm adopted flexible working before Covid-19 and it is anticipated that only a day or two per week will be in the office at a later date.
 
The Firm
 
A national law firm employing over 500 staff and enjoying numerous tier 1 rankings in the legal directories as well as being recognised as a premier employer to work for.
 
The Role
 
Plenty of opportunity to conduct prosecuting advocacy involving interim and substantive hearings. This includes shorter more straightforward hearings as well as more complex cases with further opportunity to appear in High Court and the First Tier Tribunal on appeals from decisions of the regulators.
 
The role will focus upon professional discipline cases such as sexual misconduct, dishonesty allegations/ fraud and serious instances of deficient professional performance. Hearings are usually contested and in the majority of cases the registrants are represented, most often by counsel.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Barrister with at least 2+ year's call, ideally, with previous experience in the field of regulation and professional discipline is strongly preferred, it is not essential and Barristers with criminal background may be considered.  Experience or the ability to supervise more junior lawyers is essential.
This is a great opportunity to join a friendly, dynamic and expanding team in a market leading firm with the opportunity to influence and shape the ways the dispute advocacy service evolves moving forwards.
 
Salary to dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Head of Commercial Property Permanent, Bristol Bristol

Solicitor, Commercial Property £50k - 80k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023007
Details:

Head of Commercial Property
 
A Leading national law firm require a Head of Commercial Property to work a combination of office (Bristol) and home working will be required however due to our response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
 
The Firm
The law firm provides legal services to businesses and individuals nationwide. They deliver a consistent and high-quality service developing strong relationships with a number of business partners such as insurers, banks and membership organisations. An award winning firm including accolades for environmental commitment
 
The Role
 
This is a great opportunity for an individual already in a senior position, with proven specialist commercial property experience and strong leadership skills to lead out and grow an established commercial property team. The commercial property team has a client base of large national and international corporates, pension funds and further education establishments together with SMEs and local businesses. The commercial property team is part of the wider Business Legal Services Department and works closely with our corporate and commercial teams on property issues arising out of mergers and acquisitions.  
 
The business is committed to investing in a successful candidate who has excellent business development skills and who can work with the existing team of committed lawyers to grow its client base.
 
Duties/Responsibilities:
 
Leading & supporting the commercial property team,
Managing own caseload using our case management system,
Showing a sound and detailed understanding of property law,
Maintaining and building upon existing excellent client relationships,
Adhering to client service level agreements,
Supporting the development of department strategy,
Effectively managing group budgets and resourcing.
 
 
The Candidate
 
Excellent leadership and managerial skills,
Strong technical skills and knowledge,
Demonstrate a high degree of commercial acumen,
Possess excellent problem solving, organisational and verbal/written communication skills,
Competent at using a case management system,
Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines and targets,
Fully IT literate,
Qualified solicitor or legal executive with at least 5 years' relevant experience.
You'll receive a wide range of company benefits, including:
 Holiday entitlement of 25 days (plus bank holidays), with extra days after 2 and 10 years' service
"Dress for your day" dress code policy
Employee health cash plan which helps towards cover for optical, dental and physiotherapy treatment and other healthcare costs
Discretionary annual bonus scheme

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solicitor Permanent, Buckinghamshire Buckinghamshire

Solicitor, Private Client £55k - 70k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022773
Details:

Private Client Solicitor
 
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Private Client Solicitor to join a friendly and professional law firm in their Buckinghamshire office with the responsibility for a case load on a full time basis.
 
The Firm
This is an independently owned law firm employing some very fine and experienced solicitors and ex-partners of leading London and regional practices. They provide legal services to business and individuals, often dealing with high net worth work.
 
The Role
This Private Client Solicitor role will involve dealing with all aspects of private client law to include reviewing, amending and draft complex wills, as well as simple form wills, Probate, Tax, Estate Administration, Inheritance Tax advice, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Trusts.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Private Client Solicitor with good PQE, able to work well with minimal/no supervision, self sufficient and highly motivated. A highly competitive salary package is available for the right candidate.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Corporate Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Corporate £52k - 70k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022982
Details:

Corporate Solicitor
 
An experienced Corporate Solicitor with 4+ PQE is required by a Corporate department in Southampton.
 
The Firm
A Law firm with traditional roots in the local community working with local, regional and national clients covering a variety of market sectors. They employ some highly talented and motivated lawyers working upon high quality of work and providing excellent legal advice.
 
The Role
This role will suit an experienced Corporate Solicitor looking for their next challenge to work as part of a Corporate team in Southampton, Hampshire.  As a Corporate Solicitor you will be working within the firm's existing Corporate team which offers strength across all areas of corporate, banking and commercial work advising in mergers, acquisitions, restructures, corporate finance and governance.
 
The Candidate
The successful Corporate Solicitor should be commercially focused and pragmatic in their approach with an ability to work as part of a team and deliver excellent client service is also essential. This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Corporate solicitor to fulfil their career aspirations at a progressive law firm. A minimum 4 year's PQE dealing with a Corporate case load. Good academic qualifications, strong communication skills and excellent commercial awareness.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Clinical Law Advisory Solicitor Permanent, London London

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £51k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022986
Details:

Clinical Law Advisory Solicitor
 
A Clinical Law Advisory Solicitor is required to work as part of a Clinical Law department providing clinical negligence and advisory work based in London
 
The Firm
A market leading national law firm with a healthy client base from both public and private sectors. The Firm are recognised as a "Best Company" to work for and offer a good work life balance.
 
The Role
The Clinical Law Advisory Solicitor will join a department employ over 70 staff and the Advisory role will incorporate helping health and social care clients across a wide range of issues, such as;
Treatment and best interest matters
Consent to treatment issues
Mental Health and Mental Capacity law
Information law
Inquests
Confidentiality
Public law - advising commissioning and service provider organisations on governance, funding and treatment decision making
Litigation - Court of Protection matters, judicial review challenges and mental health tribunal work
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with between 1 to 5 years PQE as an Advisory Solicitor, preferably within a leading healthcare law practice. The candidate will be highly confident and professional whilst being self motivated.
 
Salary to £75,000
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Clinical Advisory & Inquests Permanent, London London

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £60k - 73k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023010
Details:

Clinical Advisory & Inquests
 
A London office of a national law firm has an excellent opportunity for a qualified Solicitor or Barrister to join their Clinical Law Advisory and Inquests department.
 
The Firm
A modern and forward thinking law firm offering agile working, flexible hours around core hours, bonus pay and flexible benefits.
 
The Role
The firm has been a member of NHS Resolution's panel of lawyers since its inception. The Clinical
Law Advisory division comprises nearly 30 fee earners and the Advisory and Inquests team carries out a wide range of work including the  provision of an advisory and advocacy service for clients, acting in many of the leading inquest cases as well as advising clients on:
 
 regulatory matters;
 public law issues;
 judicial reviews;
 court of protection;
 mental health issues;
 consent and confidentiality;
 information law; and
 clinical risk management.
 
Main Duties and Responsibilities
A qualified Solicitor or Barrister to join the highly regarded team of advocates and healthcare
advisory specialists. Candidates will be expected to have advocacy experience. The role involves
being a key member of an expanding and highly respected inquests and advisory team. Successful
candidates will therefore need to be a confident Solicitor or Barrister and experienced advocate with
great personal presence in court who is dynamic, self-motivated and able to develop skills to work with
senior officers of the firm's clients. The majority of the work will be inquest focused but there will be
opportunities to become involved in the advisory work outlined above.
The team pride themselves on their professionalism and being well-respected and liked by both clients
and colleagues. You will need to be able to fit into a structured corporate environment but in return
you can expect to receive excellent supervision. Your advocacy experience is preferably gained
within a leading healthcare practice of Solicitors or Barristers, although we will consider experienced
advocates without healthcare experience.
 
Salary from £60,000 to £73,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Barrister Permanent, London London

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £60k - 70k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022959
Details:

Barrister
 
An excellent career opportunity for a qualified Barrister, at least 2 years' Call, to join a team working as a Barrister in house a high quality law firm, based in their London office, to work on prosecution advocacy as part of a highly ranked team..
 
The Firm
A leading UK law firm providing legal services to a range of sectors such as; healthcare, social care, education and charities in both the public and private sector.
 
The Role
The Barrister role will be working, in house, as part of a professional discipline team acting for a number of significant number of regulatory bodies. The work largely involves preparing and presenting cases for professional disciplinary hearings, but also requires providing advice on the scope and conduct of disciplinary investigations, including the use of statutory powers, and on a wide range of other issues affecting regulators.
 
Advocacy typically involves interim and substantive hearings. This includes shorter more straightforward hearings as well as more complex cases such as those involving dishonesty and fraud, sexual misconduct and serious instances of deficient professional performance. Hearings are usually contested and in the majority of cases the respondents are represented, most often by counsel. It is likely that there will also be opportunities to appear in the High Court and the First Tier Tribunal on appeals from decisions of the regulators. Depending on experience, there are likely to be other advocacy opportunities arising from other aspects of the department's work.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Barrister with, 2+ years' Call, experience in prosecution and, ideally, with professional discipline experience.
Whilst previous experience in the field of regulation and professional discipline is welcome, it is not essential and applications from all relevant disciplines will be considered.  Candidates will however be expected to be able to demonstrate at interview that they are self-motivated and commercially minded, as well as having good interpersonal skills and being able to work effectively in teams.  This is a great opportunity to join a friendly, dynamic and expanding team in a market leading firm with the opportunity to influence and shape the ways the dispute advocacy service evolves moving forwards.
 
Salary dependent upon experience

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Regulatory Solicitor Permanent, London London

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £61k - 72k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023018
Details:

Senior Regulatory Solicitor
 
A London law firm requires a 4 + PQE Senior Regulatory Solicitor to join their Regulatory department.
 
The Firm
A leading law firm with over 500 staff acting for clients in both the public and private sector. The Regulatory department has experience consistent growth year on year and are now recruiting for further expansion.
 
The Role
The Senior Regulatory Solicitor will run a case load with support from paralegals in dealing with professional discipline files on behalf of regulators. The work will include preparing case plans from the outset , providing advice, liaising with the defence, interviewing witnesses, instructing counsel and experts, attend conferences and hearings as well as preparing cases to fitness and practice committees.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Senior Regulatory Solicitor with at least 4 years PQE with professional discipline experience, strongly preferred, not essential. Self motivated and commercially minded.
 
Salary to £72,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Construction Solicitor - Housing Regeneration Permanent, London London

Solicitor, Construction £55k - 87.5k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023009
Details:

Construction Solicitor - Housing Regeneration


A Construction Solicitor is required by a leading legal services provider as part of their Housing Regeneration team dealing with high value and nation leading regeneration projects. The role will be based in London. Whilst the firm adopted agile working pre-covid there will be an expectation to be office based a couple days per week.


The Company
A national legal service provider climbing the top 75 law firm ranking with long standing clients in both the public and private sector including all forms of NHS organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies, registered providers, insurers, defence organisations, independent healthcare providers, charities and GP practices. The firm are open to discussions of flexible working.


The Role
The firm's national housing and regeneration team carries out a full range of commercial property work including development and construction work for its Registered Provider and Developer clients in public and private sectors. 
This role is for a non-contentious construction lawyer (4+ years PQE) to a busy national team. The successful candidate will undertake a wide range of high quality and complex work for both public sector and independent sector clients including health and energy sector clients. 
The successful candidate will be a commercially minded solicitor who can work very closely with clients, provide first class practical advice and who is technically proficient in non-contentious construction work. 
The role will involve responsibility for your own case load as well as working closely with the Partners and Solicitors of a highly rated Housing & Regeneration team and supporting the partners on business development opportunities. 
 
The Candidate
 
A genuine interest in growing business from existing clients as well as targeting and attracting new clients is therefore very important.  The firm don't believe in standing still so all their team are encouraged to get out there, raise their profile and network in order to help grow the department and promote their career prospects.
Candidates will be expected to be able to demonstrate at interview that they have:
·Experience of JCT form of contract;
·excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
·excellent commercial awareness;
·excellent organisation and time management skills;
·the ability and willingness to work flexibly and autonomously;
·a hard working attitude;
·a resilient nature; and
·a team orientated mindset


They are committed to recruiting the best people to maintain a market leading position and solicitors of most interest to them are those who have the ability to actively develop client relationships and deliver clear, focused and practical advice.  In return, the firm prides itself on being able to offer top quality work, excellent career prospects and a healthy work life balance in a supportive working environment.


Salary Circa £87,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Employment Solicitor Permanent, London London

Solicitor, Employment £65k - 80k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022917
Details:

Employment Solicitor
 
A London law firm requires an ambitious employment solicitor with 2+ years' PQE to join their busy employment team.  
 
The Firm
Based in Central London the firm can be classed as a medium sized law firm offering commercial law services to clients including commercial law, corporate law, Employment law, Data Protection and Intellectual Property.
 
The Role
The employment solicitor role will require the successful employment solicitor to  work on often complex employment matters involving tribunals as well as non contentious employment law such as corporate support, TUPE and HR support advice. The role will work closely with a very experienced Employment Partner.
 
The Candidate
The employment solicitor will have 2+ years'  post qualification experience and will be required to demonstrate relevant experience in dealing with contentious and non-contentious employment work including conducting advocacy when required. The employment work will involve advising corporate clients on employment matters.  and, therefore, you should be commercially minded with an interest in business development.  You will also have a strong academic background and be IT literate.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Clinical Negligence Supervisor Permanent, Manchester Manchester

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £67k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022946
Details:

Senior Clinical Negligence Supervisor
 
A Senior role with a leading UK law firm has arisen due to sustained and continued growth. The Senior Clinical Negligence Supervisor will be responsible for the operational and financial performance by developing and supervising the Clinical Negligence team.
 
The Firm
A leading UK wide law firm with an inclusive environment and a long history of providing legal services to clients throughout the UK across many sectors.
 
The Role
The Senior Clinical Negligence Supervisor will be responsible for the operational and financial performance, contributing to the success of the team. The role requires motivating, developing and steering a team of Claimant Clinical Negligence Lawyers whilst performing a Court Grade A fee earner dealing with cases involving Catastrophic Clinical Negligence Claims including birth and child brain injuries.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with excellent Claimant Clinical Negligence experience, including supervisory experience. Strong client care skills are essential.
 
Salary to Circa £75000 + Benefits

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Company Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Oxford Oxfordshire

Solicitor, Company Commercial £50k - 80k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022936
Details:

Company Commercial  Solicitor


As part of important succession planning a Company Commercial Solicitor, with at least 4 years PQE, role has risen at a law firm in Oxford to work on a full time basis.


The Firm
A very well run and exceptionally successful private practice law firm offering comprehensive legal services to clients throughout the Thames Valley. The firm adopts a friendly, flexible approach who are both progressive and forward thinking offering a good work/life balance.


The Role
The Company Commercial department require an enthusiastic, commercially sharp and talented solicitor to join their team dealing with exciting and good quality work from local, regional and national clients across sectors in mergers and acquisitions, MBOs, reorganisations and restructuring, joint ventures, shareholders' agreements, LLP and partnership matters and commercial contracts including sale of goods and services, IT and IP, data protection, terms and conditions and agency and distribution. Based in Oxford this role is commutable from Abingdon, Witney, Banbury, Bicester, Aylesbury, Milton Keynes, Thame and Didcot. Salary dependent upon experience.
 
The Candidate
 
The successful Company Commercial Solicitor will possess a minimum 4 years PQE and experience of managing a case load involving the provision of commercial governance, business agreements, contracts, company sales & purchases, mergers, joint ventures, distribution and franchise agreements, company formation and financing. Ideally, the successful Solicitor will have worked in a London or regional private practice.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Senior Clinical Negligence Solicitor Permanent, Greater London International

Solicitor, Clinical/Medical Negligence £50k - 85k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023014
Details:

Senior Clinical Negligence Solicitor
 
A new opportunity has arisen within a London Clinical Negligence and Medical Malpractice department for a Senior Clinical Negligence Solicitor.
 
The Firm
The firm acts for a wide range of long standing clients in both the public and private sector, including all forms of NHS organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies, registered providers, insurers, police, fire and rescue services, independent health and social care providers, charities and GP practices.
 
The Role
The Senior Clinical Negligence Solicitor role will involve managing a case load of claims on instructions from NHS Resolution against GP's and other medical professionals. The department carries out a wide range of other work which includes inquests, advising on regulatory matters, public law issues, judicial reviews, mental health issues and clinical risk management.
 
The Candidate
The Senior Clinical Negligence Solicitor will be aa self-motivated, ambitious and experienced Solicitor, Senior Solicitor or Associate to join a highly regarded and expanding clinical negligence/medical malpractice litigation team. The successful candidate will be expected to have litigation experience and well-versed in understanding the needs of our client base, preferably gained at a NHS Resolution Panel firm, together with experience of handling and advising on cases involving complex issues and maximum severity injuries. Experience of managing claims against GPs is an advantage but not essential.
 
Salary to £80,000
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Regulatory Solicitor Permanent, Greater London International

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £55k - 75k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022919
Details:

Regulatory Solicitor
 
This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified Solicitor with experience to join a Professional Discipline/ Regulatory department to oversee a team of paralegals whilst managing a case load of prosecuting Fitness to Practise cases on behalf of Regulators. The role will be based in the firm's London office, at least 2 days per week, with flexible working available to enable approximately 3 days per week working at home.
 
The Firm
This law firm has an impressive track record and has many long standing clients in both the public and private sector. They are approved panel members with many Regulators and NHS organisations
  
The Role
 
The Fitness to Practise role will enable the successful Solicitor to oversee a number of paralegals undertaken investigatory work on behalf of Regulators such as the NMC whilst managing an investigatory case load where it is alleged that the registrant's fitness to practise is impaired through misconduct, competence or health issues and preparing those cases for hearings before panels and committees of the relevant regulators.
 
Working under a Partner the work involves prepare cases for prosecution, interviewing key witnesses, attending conferences with counsel, liaising with defence and presenting cases.
 
The Candidate 
 
Previous experience in the field of Fitness to Practise, Regulation and Professional Discipline is strongly preferred, it is not essential as a qualified. Candidates will however be expected to be able to demonstrate at interview that they are self-motivated and commercially minded, as well as having good interpersonal skills and being able to work effectively in teams.
 
Salary dependent upon specific experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Non Contentious Construction Solicitor Permanent, Greater London International

Solicitor, Construction £55k - 87.5k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022940
Details:

Non Contentious Construction Solicitor


A Non Contentious Construction Solicitor is required by a leading legal services provider. The role will be based in London. Whilst the firm adopted agile working pre Covid-19 there will be an expectation to be office based a couple days per week.


The Company
A national legal service provider climbing the top 75 law firm ranking with long standing clients in both the public and private sector including all forms of NHS organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies, registered providers, insurers, defence organisations, independent healthcare providers, charities and GP practices. The firm are open to discussions of flexible working.


The Role
The firm's national housing and regeneration team carries out a full range of commercial property work including development and construction work for its Registered Provider and Developer clients in public and private sectors. 
This role is for a non-contentious construction lawyer (4+ years PQE) to a busy national team. The successful candidate will undertake a wide range of high quality and complex work for both public sector and independent sector clients including health and energy sector clients. 
The successful candidate will be a commercially minded solicitor who can work very closely with clients, provide first class practical advice and who is technically proficient in non-contentious construction work. 
The role will involve responsibility for your own caseload as well as working closely with the Partners and Solicitors of a highly rated Housing & Regeneration team and supporting the partners on business development opportunities. 
 
The Candidate
 
A genuine interest in growing business from existing clients as well as targeting and attracting new clients is therefore very important.  The firm don't believe in standing still so all their team are encouraged to get out there, raise their profile and network in order to help grow the department and promote their career prospects.


Candidates will be expected to be able to demonstrate at interview that they have:


·Experience of JCT form of contract;
·excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
·excellent commercial awareness;
·excellent organisation and time management skills;
·the ability and willingness to work flexibly and autonomously;
·a hard working attitude;
·a resilient nature; and
·a team orientated mindset


They are committed to recruiting the best people to maintain a market leading position and solicitors of most interest to them are those who have the ability to actively develop client relationships and deliver clear, focused and practical advice.  In return, the firm prides itself on being able to offer top quality work, excellent career prospects and a healthy work life balance in a supportive working environment.
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


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