Residential Conveyancing Paralegal

Conveyancing Paralegal/Assistant, £18,000 - £22,000, Sidcup

This is an exciting opportunity for a Paralegal/Legal Assistant to join a driven team of residential property specialists at a modern law firm. They are a people focused business looking for those who want to develop individually whilst taking part in helping the company to develop and evolve, somebody who wants to make a difference. Their ethos is to create an interesting, vibrant and engaging place for people to work, along with a friendly, fun social aspect as well. The firm believe in giving people the opportunity to progress and would love to help your career grow.The firm are mow looking for a Paralegal/Legal Assistant to join the team.

 What is the role

Your role is to cover a broad range of residential property matters, from start to finish. The team currently consists of 9 conveyancers, but you will either be working in a team of 3 or 5 conveyancers. Main responsibilities for this role are:

  • Preparing contract packs; providing regular updates to clients and introducers
  • Helping to progress matters from instruction to completion
  • Responding to clients, introducers and others contacting the company
  • Dealing with Clients on Reception (on occasion)
  • Such other tasks as requested from time to time to help the general work of the company
  • Opening, logging and distribution of DX and Royal Mail post
  • Obtaining copy title documents
  • Dealing with searches
  • Sending out Draft Contracts, requesting redemption statements, Management Packs and checking documents completed by our clients are correct on a sale.
  • Liaising with various conveyancing team members
  • General admin duties

What you will need

Minimum requirements:

  • Previous Paralegal/Legal Assistant experience in residential conveyancing is essential
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • High level of accuracy
  • Conscientious approach to work
  • Be prepared to be challenged with a target for undertaking tasks
  • Understand the importance of tasks to be able to prioritise them

What do they offer?

  • Season ticket loan
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Eye check-ups
  • Child care vouchers
  • Additional holidays for long service
  • Dress down Fridays
  • Free company events and social
  • Seasonal activities


If you would like to learn more about this opportunity or other paralegal jobs in the market then contact Matthew Heard at matthew@lrlegal.co.uk or call for a confidential discussion on 02084642565 or 07887523228.