Legal Assistant - Conveyancing

Brighton, East Sussex
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking for an opportunity to break into the world of legal, at no better place than a progressive law firm ranked in the Top 100 UK law firms?

This law firm is a stand-out Top 100 practice. They have over 500 staff across a large network of offices; they are a practice that heavily invests into their workforce, from sending aspiring staff on leadership courses designed by some of the Countries well-known entrepreneurs and business leaders, to being one of the largest providers of training contracts. There are no glass ceilings with many of the firm's partners have been home-grown. If you are striving for progression, they can provide a springboard. They take good care of their staff, with big events all year round, every summer they hire a whole fairground for their staff. You will find a friendly, dynamic, forward-thinking and dynamic culture.

The firm is seeking a Legal Assistant to join their growing Brighton, East Sussex office.

You will work as part of the Residential Conveyancing team, the is the largest department xfirm-wide and they are one of the most successful teams in the country. This firm now handles an impressive 2% of the countries Conveyancing transactions giving them an unrivaled level of expertise. You will support a Solicitor with their busy Conveyancing caseload; you will mainly deal with file opening and post completion work, although in time you will receive training to deal with your own caseload under supervision.

This firm invest heavily in their staff, there is room to grow in this role and with more experience comes greater responsibility and pay.

  • You do not need experience in Conveyancing or even a law firm (although it would be to advantage), but you must be keen to learn, organised, wanting to pursue a career in law
  • You should have an eye for detail
  • Excellent communication skills are key
  • Experience of working in professional services is to advantage
  • Salary is dependent on experience, although the starting salary is up to £23k, plus an exceptional benefits package

This is an excellent opportunity for a Legal Assistant to join the Conveyancing department of this growing Top 100, law firm based in Brighton, East Sussex.

Apply now for immediate consideration.