Legal Jobs Kent

Property Legal Secretary Permanent, Canterbury Kent

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

Job Ref: JO0000023287
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Property Legal Secretary
 
This is an excellent opportunity for two Property Legal Secretaries to join a  Property team within a law firm based in Ashford, Kent and Canterbury, 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.
 
Requirements
Excellent keyboard skills
Previous Legal Secretarial experience
Part or full time hours considered
 
Salary £20,000 to £21,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Litigation Solicitor Permanent, Ashford Kent

Solicitor, Civil Litigation £34k - 43k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023288
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Litigation Solicitor
 
This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a law firm in Ashford as part of their continued expansion of their dispute resolution team. They have a need a qualified solicitor from NQ to 4 years' PQE.
 
Ashford has the high speed rail link in Ashford  enabling candidates to commute from areas such as London, Stratford, Ebbsfleet.  
 
The Firm
A regional firm with offices in South East Kent recognised by legal commentators for excellent legal advice.
 
The Role
The Litigation Solicitor will be responsible for a wide ranging case load of litigation files to include commercial and residential landlord and tenant matters, professional negligence, contract disputes, building disputes, debt recovery, contentious probate, boundary disputes
 
The Candidate
The successful candidate will be a qualified solicitor with some experience and a genuine interest in commercial and/or civil litigation. The successful solicitor will be able to manage a case load to given financial and time targets whilst under supervision of a more senior lawyer.
 
Salary to £43,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Corporate and Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Ashford Kent

Solicitor, Company Commercial £34k - 48k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023170
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Corporate & Commercial Solicitor
 
A law firm Ashford, Kent require a Corporate & Commercial Solicitor. The successful Corporate & Commercial Solicitor who may be recently qualified or experienced up to 4 years PQE.
 
The Firm
A multi office law firm offering a comprehensive  legal service to private individuals and corporate clients employing many talented lawyers including ex-city.
 
The Role
The  Corporate & Commercial Solicitor role will involve:
 
Acting on company share sales and purchases.  
Acting on a business and asset sales and purchases.  
Advising on the Companies Act 2006 and all areas of law generally applicable to private companies.
Drafting and advising on partnership and LLP agreements and other related documents and matters.
Drafting and advising on a wide range of commercial agreements, including Agency Agreements, Distribution Agreements, Terms and Conditions of Trading and Shareholders' Agreements.  
 
As a Corporate & Commercial Solicitor the role will be working in a team with the Head of the Department and its trainees on larger corporate transactions including mergers, acquisitions and joint venture projects.
 
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with training in a Corporate seat and/or up to 4 years' PQE in dealing with Corporate law.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Corporate and Commercial Solicitor Permanent, Ashford Kent

Solicitor, Corporate £34k - 48k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023286
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Corporate & Commercial Solicitor
 
A law firm Ashford, Kent require a Corporate & Commercial Solicitor. The successful Corporate & Commercial Solicitor who may be recently qualified or experienced up to 4 years PQE.
 
The Firm
A multi office law firm offering a comprehensive  legal service to private individuals and corporate clients employing many talented lawyers including ex-city.
 
The Role
The  Corporate & Commercial Solicitor role will involve:
 
Acting on company share sales and purchases.  
Acting on a business and asset sales and purchases.  
Advising on the Companies Act 2006 and all areas of law generally applicable to private companies.
Drafting and advising on partnership and LLP agreements and other related documents and matters.
Drafting and advising on a wide range of commercial agreements, including Agency Agreements, Distribution Agreements, Terms and Conditions of Trading and Shareholders' Agreements.  
 
As a Corporate & Commercial Solicitor the role will be working in a team with the Head of the Department and its trainees on larger corporate transactions including mergers, acquisitions and joint venture projects.
 
 
The Candidate
A qualified Solicitor with training in a Corporate seat and/or up to 4 years' PQE in dealing with Corporate law.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancer Permanent, Kent Kent

Conveyancer, Residential Property/Conveyancing £38k - 48k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023142
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Residential Conveyancer
 
A Residential Conveyancer is required by a private practice in North Kent. The Residential Conveyancer will have at least 2 years' PQE in Residential Property transactions.
 
The Firm
A private practice with excellent coverage of the Kent region providing a full legal service to clients including individuals and businesses. The practice employs over 40 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 Residential Conveyancer will run a full case load of sales and purchases of freehold and leasehold properties. The work will also include equity release and remortages and may involve shared ownership and some new build properties such as flats, maisonettes and houses.
 
The Candidate
A Solicitor or Legal Executive with at least 2 years' OPQE dealing with their own case load of transactions. Excellent communication skills and previous use of a case management system required.
 
 
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


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