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Legal Assistant / Paralegal - #JBD08026
Salary £27000 to £30000
Position type: Permanent
Contact person: Robert Creer

Legal Assistant / Paralegal
Residential Property

Legal Assistant / Paralegal - Description

Well established Surrey based law firm with excellent local reputation are recruiting a Legal Assistant/Paralegal to work in their Cranleigh office to provide support to fee earner(s) within their Residential Property Department.

This role will be to assist an experienced Residential Property Partner in their day to day work by providing support and an efficient administrative service with the opportunity to develop their skills further.

This position would suit someone who is looking to work within a small friendly busy team and happy to take the lead on tasks in order to best support your department and team.

Legal Assistant / Paralegal - Key Responsibilities

Providing full administrative support with excellent knowledge of the residential property process including but not limited to; carrying out searches, producing completion statements and assisting generally with pre and post completion work.

Production of accurate and timely correspondence, contributing to the management of client files, assisting with the smooth running of the client transaction, contributing to the overall conveyancing cycle and having the ability to produce various documents without assistance.

Liaison with clients and third parties by telephone or in person ensuring delivery of exceptional client service.

Legal Assistant / Paralegal - Requirements

Legal experience preferably within Residential Property
High level of attention to detail
Knowledge of the conveyancing cycle
Fast accurate typing ability
Experience of using case management system
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Very well organised
Friendly & professional attitude
IT literate Microsoft Word / Excel / Outlook/ Digital Audio software