Conveyancing Legal Assistant

Recruiter
Josh Personnel
Location
Hove
Salary
From £24,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Conveyancing Legal Assistant

Legal Assistant to provide assistance to the solicitor within conveyancing and carry out full administrative

To provide support to the Solicitor from initial instructions, preparing and negotiating documentation through to completion and post completion formalities.

·Providing end to end secretarial, administrative and clerical support on conveyancing transactions handled (new estimates, new file openings, key administrative steps and processes on live cases; key steps through to completions, post completion work; including file supervisions, file closures and archiving)

·Carrying out AML checks and preparing completion statements

To make appointments, arrange meetings and maintain your own and the conveyancing fee earners’ diaries using the Microsoft Outlook calendar system

·Provide updates to clients, agents, solicitors etc. as appropriate

·Instigate searches, obtain copy documents from Land Registry

Preparation of standard documents and SDLT returns with minimal instruction

·Excellent knowledge of core legal subjects specifically relation to conveyancing

·Excellent knowledge of case management systems, MS Word, Excel and Outlook.Fast and accurate typing Excellent verbal and written communication skills.Excellent Benefits.


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