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Private Client Solicitor (up to 5 yrs PQE)

TC Young

TC Young are now looking to recruit a full-time Private Client solicitor for a vacancy in their Glasgow office. The role is within the firm’s Adults with Incapacity team and would involve guardianship applications, preparing Powers of Attorney, as well as Wills, Trusts, and Executries.

Ideally the candidate will:
   • Be up to 5 years PQE
   • Be seeking the opportunity to focus exclusively on quality private client work
   • Have a good working knowledge of the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000 and experience of processing guardianship applications

The successful candidate must:
   • Have at least 12 months private client experience
   • Be confident dealing with their own case load
   • Be able to work under pressure
   • Be able to prioritise and manage case load effectively
   • Be able to meet client deadlines (with minimal supervision)
   • Be enthusiastic with a desire to get actively involved in the firm’s marketing efforts

Reliable with high attention to detail, this role will involve extensive client contact. Strong communication skills are therefore essential, with the ability to quickly understand a client’s requirements and tailor advice accordingly.

A working knowledge of LawWare software, legal aid experience and STEP membership would also be advantageous.

IiP accredited, the firm feel it is mutually beneficial that people enjoy their job and work hard to ensure they do. In return, we offer: a friendly office, structured training, a commitment to a good work-life balance, 33 days holiday, a flexible holiday scheme and a generous pension.

Interested candidates should send their CV (no more than 2 pages), and salary expectations to the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Legal Secretary

Kingsley Wood & Co Solicitors Ltd

You will have current knowledge and experience dealing with residential conveyancing transactions and a good understanding of what is required from take on to settlement.
Attention to detail and good presentation of documents will also be required.
Communication skills are also essential as you will be expected to communicate with clients as well as the general public.
The work involves audio typing with the usual residential conveyancing administration and requires good time management skills with the ability to prioritise work.
We are looking for a Legal Secretary who does not need to be trained into the job and who can work safely with minimal direction.
This is a full time position.

Applications by email only to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Kingsley Wood

Commercial Property Solicitor

John Jackson & Dick

We require a Qualified Assistant with substantial experience of commercial property law (leases, purchases & sales) and business acquisitions & sales, but versatile enough to cover related areas of work. The successful applicant will progressively take over a long established client base during phased-retirement of partner/director.

Capability in diverse areas such as private client, domestic conveyancing, and corporate law will also be of use to us.

We are a long established general practice, with a considerable client base and sound reputation serving residents and businesses of central Lanarkshire and offer good prospects for capable solicitors.

Please apply with full CV to Euan Stirrat, John Jackson & Dick, 48 Cadzow Street, Hamilton ML3 6DT - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Executry Paralegal or Trainee

WW&J McClure Ltd

We are looking to advertise for a private client trainee starting in our Glasgow city centre office in Autumn 2018.

Candidates should have the following when applying:
  - Effective time management
  - Attention to detail
  - Strong communication skills both written and oral
  - Strong work ethic

Although the start date of the traineeship is not immediate, we are looking to employ a candidate immediately on a full time basis until commencement of traineeship.

If you wish to apply please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Conveyancing Paralegal

McSparran McCormick Solicitors

Busy legal office on South side of Glasgow seeks a paralegal experienced in carrying out residential conveyancing transactions, experience of preparing powers of attorney/ commercial lease documentation would be an advantage. Must be capable of running own transactions with minimum supervision.

Replies with full cv to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

McSparran McCormick

Solicitor

T F Reid & Donaldson

We are seeking a Solicitor to deal with domestic and, if possible, commercial conveyancing around 2/3 years qualified. Good prospects for right applicant.

To apply for the vacancy please email a C.V. to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

 

Conveyancing / Private Client Solicitor

Gebbie & Wilson

Gebbie & Wilson is a long established and busy practice in Strathaven. We are seeking a NQ – 2 year PQE solicitor to join our team.

The successful candidate will deal with Residential and Commercial Conveyancing, and have an interest in developing their skills in key private client areas including Wills, Powers of Attorney, Trusts and Executry administration, and taking part in practice development activities.

Please submit applications to Miss Jan Bayley, Gebbie & Wilson, 18 Common Green, Strathaven, ML10 6AG or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
Tel. 01357 520082
PLEASE NOTE: CVs SUBMITTED BY AGENCIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED

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