Paralegal - Commercial Property, Taunton, Somerset (LSW2515)

Paralegal - Commercial Property, Taunton, Somerset (LSW2515)Paralegal
  • Reference ID LSW2515
  • Type Permanent
  • Category Paralegal
  • Salary £Competitive salary and attractive benefits
Job description

An opportunity has arisen for a Paralegal with a good level of property experience to join a highly regarded legal practice in Taunton.  Offering a friendly and supportive working environment and competitive salary, this really is a chance for a bright and motivated individual to make an important contribution to the work of the Commercial Property team.


Key responsibilities of this role will include:


-  Assisting with a busy commercial property caseload and completing transactions.

-  Undertaking searches and making enquiries.

-  Liaising with clients and taking instructions.

-  File management.

-  Drafting transfers, reports on title, deeds of easement and covenant, commercial leases under the LTA 1954 and/or tenancies at will etc., commercial conveyancing contracts using SCPC and option and overage agreements or deeds.

-  Investigating title.

-  Making requisitions.

-  Liaising with lenders and complying with their requirements.

-  Attending to all land registrations and dealing with any requisitions from the Land Registry.


You will also be given the opportunity to assist with larger commercial property sales and purchases and complex boundary/covenant/easement issues and take instructions and management/control of freehold and leasehold commercial property transactions.  This will be dependent upon experience so this may be something that you can work up to in time as your confidence and experience grows.


You will have excellent communication skills with the ability to work calmly under pressure and to deadlines and good administrative skills as you will be required to produce your own correspondence and documentation.  Experience of using a case management system would be ideal.


A committed team player but also able to work on your own initiative often to deadlines, you will need to have good organisational skills and diary management experience to enable you to flag up key dates to the team.  In addition, you will have a real eye for detail and presentation of your work will be important.


Please do get in touch if you would like to discuss this role in more detail or send us your CV in confidence below and we will get back to you.

Legal Southwest will never, without exception, send out your CV without your prior knowledge or consent so please be assured that we treat every application with the utmost confidentiality. 



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