Experienced commercial property paralegal or secretary required for Preston Office.

The candidate should be able to “hit the ground running” with routine matters and will provide support to a partner and associate solicitor.

The ideal candidate will:

  • have an understanding of commercial conveyancing and will be conversant with the transaction process, and will assist with some residential conveyancing from time to time.
  • have excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • be highly organised with the ability to work to deadlines
  • have excellent typing/IT skills
  • be client focused and be aware of client expectations
  • be “hands on” and a team player

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting with the provision of a high quality commercial property service
  • Opening new files
  • Preparing documentation
  • Carrying out and reporting on searches
  • Undertaking Land Registry searches
  • Providing clients and other solicitors with updates
  • Assisting with completions, including preparation of completion statements, transmission of funds, etc.
  • Dealing with post completion matters

For more information please contact gabriella@acs-recruitment.co.uk