Legal Assistant (Commercial Property)

Lucy Walker Recruitment
16 Feb 2019
03 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Legal Assistant (Commercial Property)


£16,000 - £19,000

Benefits –

* 25 days holiday plus bank holidays

* Birthday day off

* Life assurance X2

* Pension scheme up to 5%

* Canteen with PS4 & table football

Are you looking for a fast-paced role in a dynamic and growing company based in Leeds City Centre? Do you have a 2:1 Law Degree and a sound understanding of the conveyancing process? We are currently recruiting for a Commercial Property Legal Assistant to join one of the UK’s largest and most successful providers of conveyancing services, in a busy and dynamic role.

Your key duties will include:

* Liaising with lenders, borrowers, mortgages, purchasers, sellers, Landlords and Tenants

* File opening and issuing initial letters

* Requesting building regulations from Local Authorities

* Completing Companies House applications and registrations

* Chasing documentation from banks/borrowers/mortgages

* Inputting data into documents

* General administration – filing, scanning and printing

* Completing and interpreting legal research

* Drafting and checking legal documents

* Updating client portals

* Arranging appointments for lawyers

The following skills and experience are also required:

* Good understanding of commercial and residential conveyancing processes

* Minimum 2:1 Degree in Law

* Excellent attention to detail

* Excellent communication and customer service skills

* Team player and ability to work on own initiative

* Excellent data input skills

* Knowledge of TM Search and Land Registry Direct would be preferable although full training can be provided

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly successful organisation, in a challenging yet rewarding role. If you have the necessary skills and experience, please get in touch immediately!

*Due to the amount of response we receive, unfortunately we are not able to give feedback to individuals, if you have not heard back within 7 days please assume that you have not been successful for the role you have applied for

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