Conveyancing Lawyer

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Conveyancing Lawyer

  • Post Date:October 11, 2021
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  • Career Level Other
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 3-5 Years
Job Description

Our client, a dynamic law firm is looking for a suitable young, “top-of-the-class,” Conveyancing Lawyer to join their team.

Main Responsibilities

  • Draft or check sales contracts and agree terms with the conveyancer acting for the other party to the transaction.
  • Collate and send or check supporting legal and financial documents.
  • Deal with all financial aspects of a transaction.
  • Exchange contracts and complete the transaction.
  • Seek to always protect clients’ interests, while taking precautions against potential fraud and money laundering.
  • Send terms of engagement and estimates of fees and disbursements.
  • Obtain or check Land Registry documents or title deeds.
  • Carry out and check pre-contract searches by checking whether the property is affected by local authority proposals, leases, easements or covenants and mortgages.
  • Prepare transfer and mortgage deeds.
  • Receive mortgage funds.
  • Pay taxes and deal with the registration of client and lender with the relevant regulatory authorities.

Minimum Qualifications and Requirements

  • Recognised B. Degree in Law or equivalent qualification augmented by a minimum of 4 years conveyancing experience.
  • Knowledge of Real Estate Law and research skills.
  • Knowledge of the legal environment and related legislation and policies.
  • Good command of the English language
  • Computer literacy.
  • Thorough knowledge of and experience in drafting contracts.
  • Ability to interpret relevant conveyancing information.

Personal Competencies

  • Have a proven sense of integrity and outstanding moral principles.
  • Have very advanced communication skills and a willingness to raise problematic issues as appropriate.
  • Have an entrepreneurial flair and business ability, rather than pure legal capacity.
  • Be detailed and thorough.
  • Have knowledge of the local area.

If you think you have what it takes, we would like to hear from you. Please email your CV to [email protected].

Closing date is Wednesday 13 October 2021

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence