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Lawyer - Residential Property - Maternity Cover - Salisbury

Jameson Legal
£52000 - £63000 per annum + Pro Rata
Closing date
28 May 2024

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Practice area
Contract type
Full time
2 years, 3 years, 5 years, 6 years, 7 years+
Private practice

Job Details

We are currently recruiting for a well-regarded law firm based in Salisbury. The successful candidate will be reporting to the head of the department. The primary responsibilities involve engaging in transactions concerning the buying and selling of residential properties and potentially handling unregistered titles, along with associated mortgage procedures and general property-related tasks.

Key Objectives and Responsibilities:

  • Managing sales and purchases of residential properties from initiation to completion, including managing all Stamp Duty Land Tax procedures and registration aspects.
  • Reporting to and collaborating with the Head of the Property team, regarding client interactions and financial/performance obligations.
  • Facilitating property sales on behalf of Executors in collaboration with the Probate department.
  • Reconstituting titles for clients with missing title deeds.
  • Handling basic Deeds of Covenant and Deeds of Easement.
  • Drafting Residential property agreements.
  • Serving as the primary point of contact for client property inquiries and providing telephone quotes.
  • Assisting the Head of Property in marketing efforts.
  • Providing guidance and supervision to junior team members.

Competencies and Experience required:

  • The ideal candidate should possess comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of residential conveyancing, including procedures for unregistered land and a solid understanding of property law.
  • Experience in managing individual caseloads and interacting with clients and third parties independently.
  • Proficiency in IT skills, including experience with Practice Management and Document Management Systems.

For a confidential chat about this or other roles we are handling, please contact David on

Please note that where a level of preferred experience or qualification is indicated, this is a guideline only and does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.

Jameson Legal acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.


Jameson Legal is a multi award winning international consultancy specialising in the recruitment of lawyers and legal personnel. Our clients include many of the leading international law firms as well as the in-house legal departments of major private companies and publicly listed multi-nationals. 

We have dedicated teams of specialist consultants focusing on:

- Local and international private practice recruitment;

- Local and international in-house recruitment;

- Partner and General/Regional Counsel level recruitment and search.

Jameson Contract Solutions ("JCS"​) is part of Jameson Legal and provides lawyers to work on an interim basis. Through our existing network we can provide clients with a selection of the very best lawyers on the market. These lawyers are carefully vetted to ensure that they are of the highest standard. They are ready to work both nationally and internationally.

Jameson Legal Tech is an innovative new service, where we are working with pioneering legal tech and venture capital companies to expand into new markets. Our initial partnership with App4Legal - Legal Practice Management Software is a ground breaking development for Jameson Legal, giving our clients and candidates the opportunity to employ a "best in breed" legal technology.

Company info
020 3427 3148
24 Greville Street

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