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.
• 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 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."