Residential Conveyancing Solicitor

5 days left

Location
England, Hertfordshire
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
17 Apr 2021
Closes
15 May 2021
Ref
JN -112020-1558537
Contact
Tim Holden
Job Title
Solicitor
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Qualified solicitor with a background in residential property.

Based Hertfordshire, North London or Bedfordshire.

Client Details

Legal 500 firm,

Based in Hertfordshire.

Description

Post holders must demonstrate:


Ethics, professionalism and judgement
1. Act honestly and with discretion and integrity, in accordance with the law and with
regulatory requirements and the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) Handbook and
Code of Conduct
2. Maintain the level of competence and legal knowledge needed to practice effectively,
taking into account changes in their role and/or practice context and developments
in the law
3. Attend training as and when required
4. Draw on a sufficient detailed knowledge and understanding of their field(s) of work
in order to practice effectively
5. Apply understanding, critical thinking and analysis to solve problems


Technical legal expertise
1. Undertake legal research and obtain relevant facts
2. Develop and advise on relevant options, strategies and solutions
3. Open, plan, manage, progress and close legal matters and transactions, handling a
caseload of residential conveyancing matters
4. Draft documents which are legally effective and accurately reflect the client's
instructions
5. Advise and supervise legal assistants as appropriate

Working with other people
1. Communicate clearly and effectively, orally and in writing
2. Establish and maintain effective and professional relations with clients, referrers and
other people
3. Assist other members of the Residential Conveyancing team as appropriate
4. Provide cover when others are absent
5. Taking on other reasonable duties as required


Managing themselves and their own work
1. Organise, initiate, plan, prioritise and manage work activities to ensure that they are
completed efficiently, on time and to an appropriate standard, both in relation to
their own work and work that they lead or supervise
2. Keep, use and maintain accurate, complete and clear records
3. Apply good business practice
4. Maintain financial control of matters through appropriate billing procedures

Profile

Qualified solicitor with a background in residential property.

Based Hertfordshire, North London or Bedfordshire.

Ideally 1-3 years' PQE.

Job Offer

Basic salary.

Benefits