Legal Secretary / Paralegal - Conveyancing

Brighton and Hove
£20000 - £25000 per annum
01 Mar 2019
29 Mar 2019
Charlotte Waters
Full time
Contract type
Motivated Conveyancing Legal Secretary/Paralegal sought for a CQS accredited East Sussex practice.

Our client is actively seeking a legal secretary or paralegal to assist fee earners in its residential property department on a full time, permanent basis. The successful candidate will provide hands-on support on a wider basis, therefore, good attention to detail, excellent organisational skills and the ability to work with minimum supervision will be highly desirable. You will also be keen to develop and progress in this area of law.

• Assisting and supporting fee earners specialising in conveyancing
• Use of case management systems
• File management
• Drafting legal documents
• Audio and copy typing
• Liaising with clients and other professionals
• Use of the Land Registry portal
• Submitting and reviewing searches
• Diary management
• Organising client-related activities
• Assist with marketing activities

The Candidate
• Ideally, a legal secretary or paralegal with a minimum of one year’s experience in a residential conveyancing department
• Have a fast and accurate typing speed
• Possess excellent client care and communication skills
• Work well in a team and on own initiative, with minimum supervision
• Assist with marketing activities

The Firm
With offices in the South East, this leading firm is well-established in the field of law and prides itself on offering a dedicated and approachable service to its longstanding clients regarding a range of legal matters. The firm takes a modern approach to delivering bespoke client care and owing to its continued level of success, it is now hiring a Conveyancing Legal Secretary/Paralegal to work on a full-time, permanent basis in its East Sussex office.

• Generous holiday allowance
• Contributory pension scheme
• Private healthcare
• Genuine opportunity for career development and progression
• Structured work environment

Legal Secretary/Paralegal – Conveyancing

For further details of this Conveyancing Legal Secretary/Paralegal vacancy, please contact Charlotte quoting reference C03988681.


Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences.

By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position.

By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site.

In accordance with The Conduct of Agencies and Businesses Regulations Act of 2003, Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited require all candidates applying for a position to provide via email, fax or post, a copy of photographic identity and proof of address.

Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes.

To view Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited's candidate registration terms please go to our website.

As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited's candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Address: Please see our website for details