Unique opportunity for a residential conveyancer to join the Leeds office of this recognised, national commercial practice
Head quartered in Newcastle, the firm is proud of its regional heritage, local knowledge and international reach. With locations on both sides of the Atlantic, the firm provides legal services to commercial clients on an international scale.
The Residential Housebuilding team is one of the largest of its kind. Working with many major housebuilders, residential development and housing clients, the work is diverse and always of the highest quality. Solicitors support clients across a range of projects from major urban mixed-use developments, to green field new settlements. The team's expertise in the sector, coupled with the approach to client service, means that they are the premier rated team in Leeds by both clients and the legal directories.
In this busy team you will be a solicitor or legal executive responsible for managing your own caseload, handling complex files primarily for part exchange sales and purchases and secondary for plot sales too. You'll play a vital role assisting with licences and consents subsequent to sales and freehold reversion sales and liaise closely with the Development Team compiling sales documentation.
You'll either be a Solicitor, Legal Executive or Licensed Conveyancer with at least 12 months solid residential conveyancing experience, what type of practice you gained that experience is not important, what is key is that you possess demonstrable experience of dealing with complex conveyancing issues, have excellent communication skills, a positive outlook and the desire to offer outstanding client service. In addition, you'll have strong IT skills and your experience of case management systems will give your application a distinct advantage.
Lawyers without a qualification but demonstrable experience acting for developer clients will also be considered.
This is a great opportunity to join a growing, busy team where you'll play an integral part in the delivery of some of the UK's most exciting residential developments for premier clients. The work is fast paced and challenging but the team are collaborative and enjoy what they do, which makes for a positive working environment.
Working hours are 9am-5pm and you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits package.
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