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Property Legal Secretary Permanent, Ashford Kent

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

Job Ref: JO0000022633

Property Legal Secretary
This is an excellent opportunity for a Property Legal Secretary to join a  Property team within a law firm based in Ashford, Kent.
The Company
The firm has a long standing history in the South East with close ties in local communities. This law firm has seen sensibly, successful growth, since it's inception to be recognised as a leader in providing first class legal advice to clients, both individual and commercial.
The Role  
The Property Legal Secretary will provide support to the Partner and department, dealing
with client queries, preparation of correspondence and documents both self generated and by transcription of digital dictation; File administration including opening/closing/archiving client files in a timely manner, photocopying, filing etc; Assisting with all aspects of commercial sale and purchase transactions including ordering and investigating searches, official copies and Companies House documents, dealing with exchange and completion; Producing documents such as lease extensions, deeds, completion statements and Land Registry forms; Handling Stamp Duty Land Tax requirements including calculations, submissions and payments; Liaising with clients and agents as necessary;
 Maintaining and coordinating Partner's diary appointments and diary notes and reporting on these as necessary. Regular consideration of client files and liaising with Partner on any action required; Support the secretarial team; answering incoming calls, greeting visitors to Reception on occasion, collection/delivery of daily
The Candidate
This Property Legal Secretary role requires, preferably current legal secretary property experience, or previous property experience combined with excellent us of MS word at an advanced level.
Excellent keyboard skills
Previous Legal Secretarial experience
Part or full time hours considered
Salary £20,000 to £21,000

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Private Client Lawyer Permanent, Canterbury Kent

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

Job Ref: JO0000022634

Private Client Lawyer  
A highly regarded Kent law firm require a talented Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive with at least 4 year's pqe to join their busy Private Client team in Herne Bay, East Kent.
The Firm
An established private practice with offices through out Kent providing a comprehensive legal service to businesses and individuals. They attract good quality work and employ over 10 staff in their private client department.
The Role
The position will involve managing a varied and interesting case load including wills and probate work, will drafting, preparation of LPAs, administration of estates, Court of Protection, Inheritance Tax Planning and all types of elderly client work. The Private Client Lawyer will be able to demonstrate experience in all aspects of private client work.
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with at least 4 years Private Client experience.
Good salary and prospects for advancement.

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