Legal Jobs Berkshire

Family Paralegal Permanent, Reading Berkshire

Paralegal, Family £23k - 28k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023096
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Family Paralegal
 
A Reading law firm wishes to appoint an experienced Family Paralegal to join their privately funded Family team.
 
The Firm
A long established Thames Valley law firm with a strong reputation for their family legal services amongst other legal services they provide to individuals and business clients.
 
The Role
The Family Paralegal will provide support to Solicitors, Legal Executives and a Partner dealing with privately funded family law to include divorce, separation, pre-nuptials, financial settlements and children law files. The work will also include collating trial bundles, completing Court documents and liaising with clients.
 
The Candidate
The successful Family Paralegal will also have the ability to work as part of a team is essential together with excellent communication and organisational skills. Experience in using a case management system is desirable. Previous Family law experience of at least 12 months' essential.
 
Salary dependent upon experience
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Conveyancing Paralegal Permanent, Newbury Berkshire

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £22k - 27k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023046
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Conveyancing Assistant
 
This well established regional law firm wishes to appoint a conveyancing paralegal to join their busy office in Berkshire, commutable from Newbury and Reading.
 
The Firm
A legal practice with a long history as a traditional law firm providing a full compliment of legal services to clients along the M4 corridor. The services include Dispute Resolution, Insolvency, Company Commercial, Corporate, Employment, Private Client, Commercial Property, Residential Property and Family Law.
 
The Role
The successful conveyancing paralega will support the conveyancing team on all aspects of exchange and post completion matters as well as run your own files.  The successful conveyancing paralegal will be required to  maintain excellent standards of work, achieving set targets.
 
The Candidate
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 but conveyancing processes essential. Salary to £27,500.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Reading Berkshire

Solicitor, Family £40k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022947
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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


NQ Commercial Property Solicitor Permanent, Newbury Berkshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023105
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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: JO0000023104
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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


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Newbury Berkshire

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £30k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023043
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Residential Conveyancer
 
A law firm in Newbury, Berkshire require an experienced Residential Conveyancer with previous case handling experience from instruction through to completion.
 
The Firm
An award winning law firm with the highest legal service delivery standards at the forefront of their ethos.
 
The Role
 
The Residential Conveyancer will be managing their own mixed caseload of files, from instructions through to post-completion, with minimal supervision, and providing support to the senior members of the team when required.
 
The Residential Property Team has knowledge and expertise in many areas, including;
 
Buying freehold or leasehold properties;
Selling freehold or leasehold properties;
Buying from developers;
Re-mortgages;
Transfers of ownership;
Lease extensions; and
Buying auction properties.
 
The Candidate
 
Previous experience in Residential Conveyancing as a fee earner, legal executive or solicitor is essential.
 
This is an ideal opportunity for someone who is looking to join a leading law firm in the South that values an entrepreneurial attitude, and provides a transparent approach to professional development and career progression.
 
In addition to a competitive salary and discretionary individual performance-related bonus, our employee value proposition offers a highly competitive and comprehensive benefits package that places emphasis on work/life balance, personal health & wellbeing and financial health & security in return for your commitment and excellent results.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Reading Berkshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022918
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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


Employment Solicitor Permanent, Reading Berkshire

Solicitor, Employment £45k - 55k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023024
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Employment Solicitor
 
A Reading, Berkshire law firm require a experienced Employment Solicitor to join their employment department. The successful employment solicitor will join a department dealing with all aspects of employment law both contentious and non contentious.
 
The Firm
Privately owned with an established partner led Employment team advising individuals and businesses on all aspects of contentious and non contentious employment law. The Employment department advise upon employee contracts, employee handbooks, discrimination, dismissals, settlement agreements and redundancy matters.
 
The Role
The Employment Solicitor will be required to provide corporate support to clients as well as work with individuals advising on all aspects of employment law. The successful Employment Solicitor will have excellent post qualification experience and will manage a case load in the employment department involving matters such as settlement agreements, employment contracts, staff handbooks, dismissal and employment procedures, redundancies and employment tribunal.
 
The Candidate
Strong Employment law experience of 5+ year's
Salary dependent upon experience.
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Court of Protection Solicitor Permanent, Reading Berkshire

Solicitor, Private Client £45k - 58k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023025
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Court of Protection Lawyer
 
A Reading law firm requires a Court of Protection Lawyer, to work upon a full time basis, as part of their Court of Protection team.
 
The Firm
A Legal 500 private practice advising on all aspects of Court of Protection and statutory will applications and acting for clients providing Court of Protection deputyship support who've ongoing personal injury or clinical negligence claims, involving very high award sums.
 
The Role
The court of protection role also requires overseeing and management of personal finances, property, and deputyships woking with vulnerable clients, trust management and assisting tax affairs attending clients at hospital and care homes. Preparing applications to the court of protection.
 
The Candidate
The court of Protection Lawyer may be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with strong client relationship skills, experience in deputyships and management  and drafting of trust, statutory wills and welfare deputyship applications.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


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