Legal Jobs Dorset

Legal Administrator Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

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

Job Ref: JO0000022988
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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


Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Dorset Dorset

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

Job Ref: JO0000022765
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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
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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


Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

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

Job Ref: JO0000022996
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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, Bournemouth Dorset

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

Job Ref: JO0000022930
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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
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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
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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
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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


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