We are looking for additional qualified specialist fee earners to join our well-established Residential Property department at our Exeter, Okehampton and Crediton offices.
Our existing department comprises of 15 practitioners across our 6 offices. They enjoy varied caseloads across the whole range of property work including sales and purchases of freehold and leasehold properties including flats and shared ownership, equity release mortgages and re-mortgages, first registrations and new builds.
We have positions to offer to the right candidates which would suit:
Experienced fee earners with a solid Residential Property Background looking to take their career to the next level; and
Highly experienced Residential Property specialists looking for a role which may include supervision or mentoring.
All members of the team are expected to participate in developing and marketing the firm’s Property Services and so we are looking for candidates with a proactive approach who wish to be part of a thriving team.
Excellent interpersonal and time management skills and proficient IT skills are essential, and experience of practice management systems is preferred.
Full-time posts are envisaged however part time positions may be available for the right candidates.
Gilbert Stephens LLP offers a full range of legal services to both individuals and businesses from its 6 offices in Exeter, Budleigh Salterton, Crediton, Okehampton, Ottery St Mary and Sidmouth. Our lawyers work closely with a team of Independent Financial Advisors from Gilbert Stephens Financial Services Ltd. Further details of the firm can be found at www.gilbertstephens.co.uk
| 03rd August 2021 | Residential Conveyancing / Gen. Non Contentious
We are recruiting a qualified Residential Conveyancer to work at our Multi-Service Law Firm based in our Plymouth/Torpoint offices. Ideally, you will be a minimum of 2 years’ PQE. This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified Fee Earner looking for personal and career growth opportunities; allowing you to build upon your experience within a modern and dynamic practice. There is the potential for the successful candidate to have long term partnership prospects.
The Role & Requirements:
You will deal with a busy caseload including purchase, re-mortgage and sale files relating to freehold and leasehold properties.
The successful candidate will work under the supervision of the Partner in charge of the department but will have full autonomy to run their own cases.
The ability to build and maintain good rapport with Clients, as well as provide clear & accurate advice.
Maintaining a professional and polite demeanour at all times.
Impeccable written and verbal communication skills.
Be a true team player & not be afraid to learn new techniques and skills.
Good presentation and organisational skills.
Location: Plymouth/Torpoint (occasionally required to travel to our other offices all within one hour of the Plymouth office)
Salary range: Dependant on Experience
Benefits: Fee based Bonus Scheme
Job type: Permanent
Experience: 2 years’ PQE minimum preferred
Job Section: Private Practice
Working Hours: Full time (Monday – Friday)
If you would like to apply for this position please email our Practice Manager, Michelle Handley on email@example.com...
| 21st July 2021 | Residential Conveyancing / Gen. Non Contentious
Gareth Webb & Co LLP Solicitors, Yeovil
experienced full-time Conveyancer to join our busy conveyancing team.
A vacancy has arisen to join our conveyancing team for a qualified Solicitor, Licensed Conveyancer or Legal Executive (preferably with a minimum 3 years PQE) predominantly working in residential conveyancing although some commercial conveyancing experience would be beneficial. Applicants will be responsible for managing their own case load and fee income, work well under pressure and have the ability to secure new work. Applicants must have experience in dealing with the full array of conveyancing transactions.
Applicants should be willing to work as part of a team but also able and willing to work using their own initiative.
A full job description is available on request. Salary dependent on experience.
Please apply in writing with full CV to Abigail Gold
Post: Gareth Webb & Co LLP, 5/6 Church Terrace, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 1HX
| 1 days ago | Private Client Probate, Wills, Trusts & Charities
As a result of the continuing success of our Private Client Department we are now seeking to recruit a full time or part time Private Client Solicitor or Legal Executive.
The successful candidate will have a good level of technical knowledge and experience of advising on a broad range of Private Client matters (primarily Wills, Tax Planning, Trusts, Estate Administration and Powers of Attorney).
They will also be expected to manage their own caseload and be actively involved in assisting with the Private Client department’s own marketing and development initiatives.
STEP membership and/or Solicitors for the Elderly accreditation would be advantageous.
We are able to offer a good work/life balance.
Salary will be dependent on experience.
Applications with CV please to: Simon Stevenson Thompson & Jackson Solicitors LLP 4 & 5 St. Lawrence Rd. Plymouth Devon PL4 6HR or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org...
Due to retirement an excellent opportunity has arisen to join one of North Devon’s leading firm of Solicitors within our busy Private Client department.
We are a well-established firm with offices in Bideford, Braunton and Barnstaple. We have an excellent client base and are looking for either a Legal Executive or Solicitor to join our team.
The role will involve all aspects of Private Client work dealing with Probate, Trusts, Wills, Powers of Attorney and Deputyships.
Qualification as a STEP member or working towards that qualification will be an advantage.
Salary is negotiable depending on experience and qualification.
To apply please contact:
Telephone : 01237 427522
| 08th September 2021 | Matrimonial / Family / Children
Almy & Thomas are a busy long-established high street practice in the heart of Torquay with some 18 staff members including four directors dealing with private client, conveyancing, civil litigation and family, and various other areas of niche work.
The firm seeks to recruit a NQ or experienced family lawyer to head up the Family Department over the next 5 years with Directorship and equity buy-in anticipating succession. This is a full time position.
No publicly funded work.
Divorce, matrimonial finance, private children, cohabitees, tolata, possibly family provision.
Applications to Owen Evans, Managing Partner, Almy & Thomas, 71 Abbey Road, Torquay, Somerset, England, TQ2 5NL
Private Client Solicitor / Chartered Legal Executive
We are looking for additional specialist practitioners to join our well established and expanding Private Client department at our head office in Exeter and in our branch offices.
Our existing Team comprises 15 practitioners across our 6 offices, including members of STEP, Solicitors for the Elderly and the Agricultural Law Association, enjoy varied caseloads across the whole range of Private Client work including Estate and Inheritance Tax Planning, Estate Administration, Trust Creation and Administration, Elderly Client Services, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection work. We are looking for qualified lawyers to add to our team.
We have positions to offer to the right candidates which would suit:
Newly qualified practitioners with genuine Private Client experience to who we can offer mentoring and development (including support in obtaining STEP qualifications or membership);
More experienced practitioners with a solid Private Client Background looking to take their career to the next level; and
Highly experienced Private Client specialists looking for a role which may include supervision or mentoring and a path to leading a team and/or partnership.
For the more experienced role we would prefer candidates who are members of STEP.
All members of the team are expected to participate in developing and marketing the firm’s Private Client Services and so we are looking for candidates with a proactive approach who wish to be part of a dynamic team.
Excellent interpersonal and time management skills and proficient IT skills are essential, and experience of practice management and accounts/tax management systems is preferred.
Full-time posts and part time positions can be available for the right candidates.
Gilbert Stephens LLP offers a full range of legal services to both individuals and businesses from its 6 offices in Exeter, Budleigh Salterton, Crediton, Okehampton, Ottery St Mary and Sidmouth. Our lawyers work closely with a team of Independent Financial Advisors from Gilbert Stephens Financial Services Ltd. Further details of the firm can be found at www.gilbertstephens.co.uk Please send detail of your relevant background, experience and qualifications to: email@example.com
For more details contact:
Gilbert Stephens LLP Solicitors 15-17 Southernhay East Exeter EX1 1QE...