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


Residential Property Legal Assistant Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023258
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Residential Property Legal Assistant
 
This is an excellent opportunity for a Residential Property Legal Assistant to provide conveyancing support in a busy team of residential conveyancing fee earners in their Hampshire office.
 
The Firm
A full service law firm working across the region for individual and business clients. The practice holds many accreditations and employs some talented and experienced employees across all market sectors.
 
The Role
This is an excellent opportunity for a proactive conveyancing legal assistant in the north Hampshire area to assist residential conveyancing fee earners with their residential case loads.
 
The Candidate
The successful conveyancing legal assistant will have had previous legal secretarial, conveyancing administration,  audio typing, computer and general office administration experience.
               

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Property Paralegal Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £17k - 18k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023208
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Property Paralegal
 
A Property Lawyer is required by a Property team of a private practice law firm with offices in the New Forest, Hampshire.
 
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  Property Paralegal will join a Property team to support fee earners who manage case loads of  property transactions such as the sale and purchase of freehold and leasehold residential properties, remortgages and equity release.
 
The Candidate
The Property Paralegal will be a law graduate with an interest in property, some previous legal experience, or someone undertaking CILEx.
 
Salary £17,000 to £18,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Conveyancing Legal Secretary Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Legal Secretary, Residential Property/Conveyancing £19k - 24k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023163
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Conveyancing Legal Secretary
 
A private practice law firm has a vacancy for an experienced Conveyancing Legal Secretary to join their busy residential  conveyancing department working in one of their offices the New Forest, Hampshire.
 
The Firm
A privately owned law firm with a long traditional history offering legal services to individuals and businesses across the south of the country.
 
The Role
 
The Conveyancing Legal Secretary will need to be able to undertake legal secretarial duties as well as on-line searches, complete Land Registry and SDLT forms on-line, assist in the progression of a conveyancing transaction, deal with telephone calls in a confident manner providing clear, accurate and up to date information and demonstrate good administrative skills with good attention to detail.
 
This is an excellent opportunity to become an integral member of their Residential Conveyancing Department and to thrive in a professional and friendly environment.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Legal Secretary with previous conveyancing experience. Excellent keyboard skills, strong communication and organisational qualities are essential.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Paralegal Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Paralegal, Commercial Property £25k - 28k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023282
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Commercial Property Paralegal
 
A new opportunity for a Commercial Property Paralegal has arisen in a private practice in Winchester.
 
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
A varied role specialising in the financial aspects of commercial property transactions requiring reviewing documents related to these transactions such as title, security, asset valuation and fund transactions.
 
The Candidate
The Commercial Property Paralegal will support fee earners in preparing the relevant documents, reviewing reports such as title and liaise with other solicitors in relation to commercial property transactions. Previous Property Paralegal transactional or security experience is essential for this role.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Paralegal Permanent, Winchester Hampshire

Paralegal, Commercial Property £25k - 28k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023283
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Commercial Property Paralegal
 
A new opportunity for a Commercial Property Paralegal has arisen in a private practice based in Winchester.
 
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
A varied role specialising in the financial aspects of commercial property transactions requiring reviewing documents related to these transactions such as title, security, asset valuation and fund transactions.
 
The Candidate
The Commercial Property Paralegal will support fee earners in preparing the relevant documents, reviewing reports such as title and liaise with other solicitors in relation to commercial property transactions. Previous Property Paralegal transactional or security experience is essential for this role.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Paralegal Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Paralegal, Company Commercial £20k - 27k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023250
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Commercial Paralegal
 
A Commercial Paralegal with at least 12 months' experience gained either post graduation or during a sandwich degree course is required by a Commercial department of a private practice law firm in their Hampshire office. Based in the New Forest the role is commutable from Bournemouth, New Milton, Lymington, Christchurch, Ringwood, Totton and Hythe.
 
The Firm
A privately owned practice employing some very experienced partners, lawyers and support staff. the firm has a long history with very established clients including high net worth individuals and SME's.
 
The Role
Working as part of the Commercial department the Commercial Paralegal will support senior lawyers with their case loads including drafting commercial terms, heads of agreements and terms of business and will involve a varied work load.
 
The Candidate
A Paralegal with at least 12 months' commercial experience. Enthusiastic, communicative with excellent organisational and administrative skills.
 
Salary dependent upon experience £20,000 to £27,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancing Paralegal Permanent, Fareham Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023260
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Residential Conveyancing Paralegal
 
A Fareham 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 Assistant Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023242
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Conveyancing Assistant
 
This well established regional law firm wishes to appoint a Conveyancing Assistant to join their busy office in Portsmouth.
 
The Firm
A legal practice with a long history as a traditional law firm providing a full compliment of legal services to clients across the South. The services include Dispute Resolution, Insolvency, Company Commercial, Corporate, Employment, Private Client, Commercial Property, Residential Property and Family Law.
 
The Role
The successful Conveyancing Assistant will support the conveyancing team on all aspects of exchange and post completion matters as well as run your own files.  The successful Conveyancing Assistant 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 £25,000.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Conveyancing Legal Secretary Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Legal Secretary, Residential Property/Conveyancing £21k - 25k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023261
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Conveyancing Legal Secretary
 
A conveyancing legal secretary is required in a highly regarded firm to work in their busy property team in Southampton.
 
The Firm
A Southampton law firm, well established, providing legal advice to corporate clients, public service clients, local authorities and private individual. The firm has excellent ties with the local community and possesses a very strong reputation for their employee welfare.
 
The Role
The conveyancing legal secretary role will provide support to lawyers in the Property Department by way of typing legal documentation, audio typing, answering the telephone, booking appointments, undertaking property searches, dealing with land registry and liaising with clients.
 
The Candidate
The successful conveyancing legal secretary must have recent solid experience working as a legal.
The commercial property legal secretary will have good organisations skills as well as excellent communication skills. Good knowledge of Microsoft Office, case management systems and digital dictation.
 
Salary £21,000 to £25,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Legal Assistant Permanent, Winchester Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023251
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Commercial Property Legal Assistant
 
A Commercial Property Legal Assistant who many be a very experienced Paralegal or Legal Executive  is required to support a senior Fee Earner in a Winchester law firm.
 
The Firm
The firm has a wealth of legal talent who enjoy very high quality work including many London clients.
 
The Role
The Commercial Property Legal Assistant will work full time 9 to 5.30 (1 hour for lunch) supporting a Senior Fee Earner in Commercial Property providing support by undertaking online searches, land registry applications and SDLT returns., liaising with clients, solicitors, estate agents, lenders and other organisations.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Commercial Property Legal Assistant with at least 5+ years' experience in dealing with commercial property matters as a Paralegal, Legal Executive or Legal Assistant. Strong communication skills with excellent knowledge of MS Excel.
 
Highly competitive salary.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Paralegal Permanent, Winchester Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023168
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Commercial Property Paralegal
 
A Commercial Property Legal Assistant who many be a very experienced Paralegal or Legal Executive  is required to support a senior Fee Earner in a Winchester law firm.
 
The Firm
The firm has a wealth of legal talent who enjoy very high quality work including many London clients.
 
The Role
The Commercial Property Legal Assistant will work full time 9 to 5.30 (1 hour for lunch) supporting a Senior Fee Earner in Commercial Property providing support by undertaking online searches, land registry applications and SDLT returns., liaising with clients, solicitors, estate agents, lenders and other organisations.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Commercial Property Paralegal with good experience years' in dealing with commercial property matters as a Paralegal, Legal Executive or Legal Assistant. Strong communication skills with excellent knowledge of MS Excel.
 
Highly competitive salary.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023255
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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: JO0000023312
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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


Commercial Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023311
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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


Property Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023259
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Property Litigation Solicitor
 
This is a fantastic opportunity for a property litigation solicitor to join a law firm in their Southampton office.
 
The Firm
A leading firm with excellent regional coverage providing legal services to both businesses and individuals across the legal spectrum. They employ many talented an loyal lawyers with an excellent reputation for providing a quality service.
 
The Role
This property litigation solicitor role will offer the successful property litigation solicitor the opportunity to continue dealing with high quality work and excellent long term career prospects. Dealing with all aspect of property ligation.
 
The Candidate
The property litigation department are looking for a property litigation solicitor who can demonstrate good property litigation and dispute resolution experience with strong Court process experience and current practice experience.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

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 Property Solicitor Permanent, Fareham Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023019
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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


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


NQ Family Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Family £35k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023257
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NQ Family Solicitor
 
A very exciting opportunity has arisen for a newly qualified solicitor to join the Family Law Department of this highly regarded full service law firm in North Hampshire.
 
The Firm
A very well established, full service, private practice employing some very talented lawyers and attracting interesting, good quality and varied work from both individuals and businesses.
 
The Role
This NQ Family solicitor would be ideal for someone who is looking to develop their career with a challenging work load in a supportive and friendly environment.  You will manage a varied case load consisting of Divorce, Private law children matters, Financial Remedy cases, Pre/Post Nuptial agreements and other issues relating to family law.
 
The Candidate
The successful NQ Family Solicitor will have a very good  excellent academic background and must have undertaken a training seat with a reputable law firm in family law.
 
Salary to £45,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Family £40k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023032
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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


Personal Injury Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Personal Injury £45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023304
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Personal Injury Solicitor
 
A personal injury solicitor is required by an established and very successful personal injury team based in Southampton, Hampshire. The successful personal injury solicitor will be able to provide a wealth of personal injury experience dealing with high value and complex serious and catastrophic injury claims.
 
The Firm
A vibrant Southampton office with excellent working environment incorporating a dedicated Personal Injury Department experienced in dealing with all aspects of injuries to include catastrophic and serious injuries often involving complex legal attention and experience whilst acting in the best interests to obtain a settlement on behalf of clients
 
The Role
 
The role will focus on assisting the partners with the day to day handling of their complex, high value, multi-track cases and will also include handling your own multi-track injury cases. This can include litigating some of the largest personal injury claims in the country, working with leading lawyers, top 10 insurers, barristers and experts. This offers an opportunity to be actively involved in the cases.
 
The Candidate
 
The Personal Injury Solicitor or Legal Executive will have a similar background in catastrophic injury/ large loss or someone with RTA/EL/PL case experience (with an aptitude and determination to work on more complex matters), with a high standard of verbal and numerical reasoning and the ability to analyse, evaluate and communicate information logically is key - together with proficient IT skills.
 
The firm offers a nurturing and collaborative environment alongside a competitive salary. Benefits include 25 days holiday allowance plus the option to purchase an extra 5 days and free day off for your birthday, pension scheme, health cash plan, life assurance and income protection insurance. In addition, they offer a number of discounts to use for gym membership, car leasing, mobile phones and insurance products.
 
Salary to £45,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solicitor Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023252
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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


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 - New Homes Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023313
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Residential Conveyancer - New Homes
 
A Residential Conveyancer who may be an experienced Fee Earner, Legal Executive or Solicitor with new homes experience is required to join an award winning Property team for a Portsmouth law firm.
 
The Firm
A regional private practice with strategically located offices providing a comprehensive legal services to their clients. The firm has a long, successful history and enjoys continued success.
 
The Role
The Residential Conveyancer will manage a caseload of residential conveyancing transactions involving new homes and part exchanges on behalf of leading house builder and investor clients.
 
The Candidate
Experienced in Residential Conveyancing including new homes and part exchanges.
Candidates may be a Solicitor, Legal Executive or Fee Earner.
Strong client management experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023270
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


Manager/Team Leader Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £30k - 50k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023316
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Manager/Team Leader
 
A Hampshire office of a leading law firm require a Manager/Team Leader, with previous experience of managing a team, to lead 6 paralegals and fee earners.  
 
The Firm
A leading law firm recognised for their excellent employee welfare, agile working and high quality legal services to public and private sector clients.
 
The Role
The role will be responsible for day-to-day supervision, motivation and development of the eight Transaction Handlers and other fee-earners within the team with an escalation point to the supervising partner when needed. The post-holder will also have overall service delivery responsibility for the team. This will involve managing successful client relationships and creating new workflows and processes in order to improve efficiencies within the team.
 
Typical duties will include:
 
Management and supervision of the team including:
Allocating and delegating work fairly amongst the team and monitoring workload levels;
Ensuring team members carry out their work in accordance with the firm's instructions and monitor the quality and accuracy of work by team members and their performance generally;
Ensuring the team works in accordance with the procedures, service standards and requirements of the department and the firm;
Assessing the training needs of the team and delivering training where possible/escalating needs to the Learning and Development team;
Implementing the instructions of the Supervising Partner to improve the efficiency and profitability of the team; and
Immediately attending to and resolving any complaints arising from the work of the team and referring complaints to the Supervising Partner in accordance with the firm's complaints procedure.
Other people management activities such as chairing team meetings, reviewing performance, carrying out probation reviews and appraisals and managing sickness absence all with support from HR and the supervising partner;
Establishing strong relationships with the team's clients and being the escalation point for complex matters;
Delivering training to clients and internally to team members;
Understanding the ethos of the Housing sector and assist in the attainment of key performance indicators and other quality standards required by the Housing clients;
Identifying efficiencies and implementing improved workflows and processes within the team;
Providing management information as required to partners and clients; and
Any other duties as reasonably requested.
Skills set
 
The Candidate
Candidates are not required to have a legal qualification to carry out this role. More important is to be able to demonstrate strong leadership and motivational skills, to be able to build great relationships with clients, to be commercial in approach and focused on the delivery of the clients' instructions and to demonstrate a passion and commitment to the success of the team.
 
Other skills required include:
 
To have experience of managing others in an upbeat, motivational style and to effectively manage change in a fast paced environment;
To have the ability to manage a team working on a high volume case load in the residential market;
The ability to understand, use and contribute to the development of computerised conveyancing case management systems;
Experience in finance preparing and billing
Previous experience of case management systems would also be helpful, although is not essential;
To demonstrate a natural affinity and empathy with clients and referrers and the ability to present well to both internal and external customers;
To be organised in day-to-day activities and long-term projects; and
To demonstrate the ability to work effectively as a leader and team player.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Contentious Probate Solicitor Permanent, Portsmouth Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023203
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


Commercial Property Lawyer Permanent, Lymington Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023249
Details:

Commercial Property Lawyer
 
A Commercial Property Lawyer, minimum 6 years' PQE, is required to join a commercial property team in Lymington, Hampshire.
 
The Firm
A private practice with a traditional heritage for supplying high street legal services to clients in Hampshire and Dorset.
 
The Role
The successful commercial property lawyer will join an established commercial property team acting upon a  wide range of local, regional and some national clients dealing with all aspects of commercial property law to include sales, purchases, landlord, tenant, development and leases.  Excellent training and career advancement prospects.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with at least 6 years' PQE Commercial Property experience. Experience will include business development and contribution to marketing. Good client management skills combined with a confident and commercial approach.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


In House Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Company Commercial £50k - 65k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023265
Details:

In House Solicitor
 
A Solicitor is required by a commercial firm in Hampshire to join their legal team to deal with a wide range of legal aspects including commercial contracts, litigation, commercial agreements and corporate governance.
 
The Firm
A leading commercial business with a Uk coverage providing commercial services to clients and employing some very talented and experienced personnel across disciplines.
 
The Role
A varied in house commercial solicitor role offering interesting and challenging work such as property litigation, commercial disputes, debt recovery, commercial agreements, corporate transactions, company secretarial support, intellectual property agreements, contract drafting and terms of business.
 
 
The Candidate
A qualified solicitor with previous experience gained from either in-house or private practice.
 
Salary circa £50,000 to £65,000
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Regulatory Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Compliance/Regulatory £50k - 62k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023245
Details:

Regulatory Solicitor
 
A leading law firm have a fantastic opportunity in their Hampshire office. The firm offers agile and flexible working. They require a Solicitor with between 1 to 3 years' PQE to work upon Professional Discipline/ Regulatory cases prosecuting Fitness to Practise cases on behalf of Regulators department.
 
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 Regulatory  Solicitor role will enable the successful Solicitor to be involved in 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, although previous prosecution experience would be beneficial.  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 experience £50,000 to £62,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Regulatory Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023235
Details:

Regulatory Solicitor
 
A Regulatory Solicitor with 1 to 3 + 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


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


Banking & Finance Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Corporate £48k - 68k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023284
Details:

Banking & Finance Solicitor
 
A Banking and Finance Solicitor is required by a law firm in their Southampton office to work on all aspects of banking and finance transactions.
 
The Company
A Hampshire based law firm providing legal services to clients across the South Coast and wider afield. the firm punches above its weight in respect of tier 1 quality retained clients. They have strong links with the local communities and support many charities. A traditional practice with a very long history.
 
The Role
The Banking and Finance Solicitor will deal join a team dealing with all aspects of banking transactions such as debt financing, real estate financing, mergers and acquisition finance, securities, venture capital finance and corporate restructures.
 
The Candidate
Previous Banking and finance experience is required, post qualification, with the attributes to include commercial awareness and  good technical ability.
 
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


Family Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

Solicitor, Family £45k - 60k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023341
Details:

Family Solicitor
 
An experienced Family Solicitor is required by a multi office law firm offering excellent quality privately fund work from clients in Hampshire and the Thames Valley. The work will require visits to the firms Berkshire office whilst being based in Hampshire.
 
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
The Family Solicitor will many a case load of privately funded matters involving divorce, separation, financial settlements, private children law, co-habitation, civil partnerships and pre nuptials.  The role will often include high net worth individuals, individuals with a military background or clients with business assets.
 
The Candidate
A qualified Family Solicitor, Resolution membership would be advantageous with a minimum 3 years' PQE.
The role will suit someone who is look for recognition for the hard work they undertake and can make a real difference within the firm. Excellent long term prospects exist for the successful candidate.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Solicitor Permanent, Hampshire Hampshire

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

Job Ref: JO0000023256
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 year 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


Corporate Solicitor Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Solicitor, Corporate £52k - 70k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023285
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


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