Residential Conveyancing Solicitor

Altrincham – £34,000 - £47,000

A market leading firm in South Manchester, with equally strong commercial and individual services and an established client base, is looking for an experienced Residential Conveyancing Solicitor ( ideally 3+PQE) to join the team.

My client is listed within the Legal 500 and has a fantastic reputation in the market with an established residential property team that services on the sales and purchases of the full range of residential property, including houses and flats, with a particular focus on high value properties.

Main Responsibilities;

• Advise on the sales and purchases of the full range of residential property, including houses and flats, with a particular focus on high value properties.
• Deal with the requirements of lenders in relation to sales and purchases.
• Deal with leasehold property issues including lease extensions and enfranchisement in relation to both flats and houses.
• Deal with more complex residential property transactions such as drafting transfers of part, sale/acquisition of high value property such as a property with a wider estate, deeds of easement and rectification of titles.
• Deal with smaller residential development sites, including advising on and drafting of transfer documents and sales information packs.
• Assist with matters arising from the Private team, including probate property-related matters, family trust matters and property transactions arising out of divorce.
• Give accurate prompt, realistic and relevant advice in response to clients' enquiries whilst managing their expectations.
• Gain an understanding of clients' requirements and how to achieve their needs.
• Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients.
• Actively work to convert enquiries into new matters.•
• Ensure proper file management.
• Ensure all time recording is accurate.
• Ensure billing is completed to agreed timescales.
• Assist in the further development of a bespoke case management system for the residential property team and of more efficient working methods
• Maintain confidentiality in line with the firm's policies and procedures; including dealing with confidential documents.
• Keep abreast of changes in legislation, case law and carry out legal research.

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Ryan McNamara

Senior Recruitment Consultant
0161 233 6360

Ryan joined Douglas Scott in 2018 having previously worked as a Sales Operations Manager. He specialises in Private Practice recruitment in the North West and recruits from Legal Assistant level up to Partnership level, and works with a range of small regional practices, boutique firms and larger national and international practices. Ryan works with well-established departments as well as with firms which are keen to diversify into new areas of law.

"Ryan was obviously very knowledgeable about the role I was looking for and secured an interview within 24 hours. He was helpful and keen I felt I was in good hands."

Solicitor | Wigan

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Residential Conveyancing
  • Type: Solicitor / FILEX
  • Salary: £34,000 - £47,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Altrincham
  • Reference: 41369

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