Legal Jobs Hampshire

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
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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
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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


Conveyancing Paralegal Permanent, Winchester Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022990
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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
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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
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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


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022933
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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


Property Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022957
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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 Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022956
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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
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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
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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
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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 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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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


Contentious Probate Solicitor Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000022992
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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


Corporate Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Corporate £52k - 70k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022982
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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


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